Young Deuk Choi, MD, PhD

Professor
Department of Urology
Yonsei University College of Medicine
50 Yonsei-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, South Korea

Biography

EDUCATINAL QUALIFICATIONS

• Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea MD Medicine (1986)
• Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea MSc Urology (1993)
• Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea PhD Urology (1998)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES

• (1994-1995) Instructor Department of Urology EwhaWomansUniversityCollege of Medicine Mokdong Hospital, Seoul, Korea
• (1995-1998) Instructor Department of Urology YonseiUniversityCollege of Medicine Seoul, Korea
• (1998-Present) Assistant Professor Department of Urology YonseiUniversityCollege of Medicine Seoul, Korea
• (2001-2002) Research Fellow Department of Urology HarvardMedicalSchool Boston, USA
• (2003-2007) Associate Professor Department of Urology YonseiUniversityCollege of Medicine Seoul, Korea
• (2008 -Present) Professor Department of Urology YonseiUniversityCollege of Medicine Seoul, Korea

Research Interest

His clinical interest includes: Robotic surgery in urologic cancer, PDT in bladder cancer, Bladder preservation in MIBC by only radical TURB, Pharmacologic management for prevention of bladder cancer recur,Treatment of HRPC, Treatment of metastatic renal cell ca,Treatment of BPH and voiding dysfunction,Treatment of Menopause and erectile dysfunction, Surgery for urologic oncology.
His research interest includes: Bladder Cancer Biology Prostate Cancer Biology, Kidney Cancer Biology , Prostate, Voiding Dysfunction, Androlog

Scientific Activities

HONORS AND AWARDS

• (2000) Pharmacia &Upjohn Award Korean Andrology Associations
• (2000) Science and Technology Awards The Korean Federation of Science and Technology Society
• (2004) Best award The Korean Prostate Society
• (2004) Best award The Korean Urooncology Society
• (2006) Best award The Korean Urooncology Society
• (2007) Best award The Korean Urooncology Society
• (2009) Science and Technology Awards The Korean Federation of Science and Technology Society
• (2010) Best poster The Euroepan Association of Urology
• (2012) Best paper The Institute of Electronics Engineers of Korea
• (2011) The best clinical professor The severance Hospital
• (2011 ) Korea s Future Leaders of Awards
• (2011) National Brand Award
• (2012) yonsei UniversityBest Fund raising
• (2012) Best award The Institute of Electronics Engineers of Korea
• (2013) Best award The Korean Urooncology Society
• (2013) Best Reviewer The Korean Urological Associations
• (2015) Best award Severance QI
• (2015) Best Clinician Severance Hospital
• (2015) Best Reviewer American Urological Associations

MEMBERSHIPS

• (1988) Korean Medical Association
• (1988) KoreanHospital Association
• (1994) The Korean Andrological Society
• (1995) The Korean Society of Ginseng
• (1995) Korean Urological Associations
• (1995) Asia.Pacific Society of Impotence Research
• (1995) Korean Sexually transmitted disease associations
• (1997) International Society for the Study of Impotence(SSI)
• (1998) American Urological Associations(AUA) Korean Society of Prostate
• (1998) Korean Urological Associations
• (2000) Korean Society of Medical and Molecular Biology
• (2000) Korean Continence Society
• (2000) Urological Association of Asia(UAA)
• (2000) Korean Urologic Oncologic Society
• (2000) The Society for Basic Urologic Research
• (2000) Society internationaldUrologie (SIU)
• (2001) Whos Who in the World
• (2000) American Association for the Advancement of Science(AAAS)
• (2000) Korean tissue engineering Society
• (2004) European Association of Urology (EAU)
• (2008) The Research Society of Korean Urological Association
• (2012) The Institute of Electronics Engineers of Korea
• (2013) Korean Society of Medical Robot
• (2015) Korean Society of Hot Spring

Publications