Professor Juan Palou

Fundació Puigvert, Spain

Juan Palou Redorta, Prof, MD, PhD is a world-renowned expert in bladder cancer and in uro-oncology. Juan graduated at the Medical School of the UAB and became a urologist at the Hospital Vall d’Hebrón, Spain. He spent some short periods in different centres in the US during his residency training. He is an Associate Professor of Urology at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and Chairman of the Urology Department at the Fundació Puigvert in Barcelona. Juan is Chairman of the European School of Urology. In 2016, he became a member of the American Association of Genito-Urinary Surgeons (AAGUS). He is also a member of the Asociación Española de Urología (AEU), the European Association of Urology (EAU), the American Urological Association (AUA) and the Société Internationale d'Urologie (SIU). Juan is an expert in laparoscopy and robotic surgery belonging to a cooperative group in robotic radical cystectomy. He has published many chapters in medical and urology books and more than 200 publications in peer-reviewed journals. He has also given countless lectures in national and international meetings.