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Prof. Kurt Jonas Hugosson is a Professor in the Department of Urology, Institute of Clinical Sciences at Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg. He received his medical degree from University of Gothenburg in 1981. His Specialist competency is in surgery and Urological surgery.

Prof. Hugosson’s past experience has been as a physician in Sahlgrenska Hospital and Östra hospital in the Department of Surgery, Urology and Anaesthesia. He has been an Invited lecturer at 62 occasions .

He is a part of several National and international assignments including SPCG (Scandinavian Prostate Cancer Group), NPCR (Nationella Prostata Cancer Reistret), ERSPC. (European Randomized Screening for Prostate cancer), ESOU (European Society of Oncological Urology) and ESMO (European Society of Medical Oncology) Guide line Group.

Marks of honour

  • Bard prize for best presentation at Svenska Riksstämman (Urologi) in 1992.
  • Elected as author of one of the 5 best Urological papers in 1994 by Journal of Urology.
  • Main supervisor for Sigrid Carlsson whose thesis was elected as best doctoral thesis at the Institute of clinical sciences at Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg.
  • Author (first author) of paper awarded by EAU with “Best urooncological Paper Award 2011 ESOU”.
  • Author to seven abstracts at EAU meetings selected as best poster (in that section).
  • Author to two abstracts at AUA meetings selected as best poster (in that section).

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