Jim C. Hu, MD, MPH

Jim C. Hu, MD, MPH is Director of the LeFrak Center of Robotic Surgery and the Ronald P.Lynch Professor of Urologic Oncology at Weill Cornell Medicine, New York Presbyterian. He is internationally renowned for advancing minimally invasive surgery for prostate cancer and his outcomes research. After the completion of his robotic surgery and urological oncology fellowship at City of Hope National Medical Center, he has been a pioneer and innovator in cutting edge techniques to minimize side-effects related to prostate cancer therapy. He has authored more than 180 publications, and has vast experience in MRI-ultrasound fusion guided biopsy and focal therapy for prostate cancer, leaded him to adopt the Focalyx paradigm.