Dr de la Rosette is Professor in Urology at AMC University Hospital in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. He completed his medical degree and urology residency at St Radboud University Hospital in Nijmegen, the Netherlands. His main fields of interest are minimal invasive surgery and endourology with a special focus on ablative treatments and urological ultrasound. He is past-chairman of the EAU Section of Uro-Technology (ESUT) and past-chairman of the European Association of Urology (EAU) working party on BPH guidelines. Dr de la Rosette is (co)author of over 700 peer-reviewed publications and has authored many book chapters. Dr de la Rosette is a member of various urological societies and board member of the Endourological Society and the Société International d’Urologie (SIU). He is strongly committed to research and has been appointed as chairman of the CROES (Clinical Research Office of the Endourology Society). In SIU he holds the position of General Secretary.
With his special interest in focal therapies he is the co-organizer of the annual meeting on ‘focal therapy and imaging in prostate and kidney cancer’ that is taken place for the 10th time in 2018 in Noordwijk (www.focaltherapy.org
). As for endourology he is organizer of the premier European endourology meeting called Challenges in Endourology (www.challenges-endourology.com
) that takes place for the 8th time in June 2018 in Amsterdam.