Imperial College London

ProfessorRakeshHeer

Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Surgery & Cancer

Chair of Urology
 
 
 
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Contact

 

r.heer

 
 
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Location

 

Hammersmith HouseHammersmith Campus

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Summary

 

Summary

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Cross cutting research spanning the spectrum of clinical trials, translational studies and basic science. A focus on urological cancers, stem cell biology and premalignant and malignant transformation.


BACKGROUND

  • Consultant Surgeon (2011-)
  • Robotic surgery and complex pelvic cancer.
  • NIHR HTA Programme Deputy Chair (2022-)
  • NICE Guidelines Chairman (2021-)
  • Chairman The Urology Foundation SEC (2022-)
  • Chairman NCRI localised prostate cancer (2017-22) 
  • NIHR CRN Executive North East & Cumbria (2020-22) 
  • National Clinical Excellence award (2021)
  • Assoc. Dean PG studies Newcastle University (2016-22)
  • Director of MD studies Newcastle University (2016-22)
  • Urology lead ACF/ACL program (2015-2022)
  • Director Newcastle Robotic Surgery Course (2016-2019) 

Publications

Journals

Heer R, Tan WS, Gravestock P, et al., 2024, Reply to Arnulf Stenzl, Morgan Rouprêt, J. Alfred Witjes, Paolo Gontero. High-quality Transurethral Resection of Bladder Tumour Needs Additional Forms of Tumour Delineation. Eur Urol 2023;83:193-4., Eur Urol, Vol:85, Pages:309-312

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