Dr. Bogdan Geavlete, MD, PhD, is Associate Professor at the "Saint John" Emergency Clinical Hospital, Department of Urology, in Bucharest, Romania. As a research scholar, his training included fellowships in endourology at Asklepios Klinik Barmbek in Hamburg, Germany, Tenon Hospital in Paris, France as well as a European Urological Scholarship Programme (EUSP) clinical fellowship at Radboud University, in Nijmegen, The Netherlands.
During the past 14 years, he was involved as faculty (speaker, live surgery and moderator) in 56 prestigious urological international events such as the EAU, AUA, WCE, SIU, CEM, EULIS and Challenges in Endourology annual meetings, as well as 26 national congresses and symposiums, while also co-authoring over 450 international and 150 national posters and videos. Overall, he was scientifically involved in 135 international and national scientific events.
His main areas of expertise and research focuses have been centered on non-muscle invasive bladder cancer (PhD in photodynamic diagnostic, international premiere and randomized clinical research in plasma-button large tumors’ vaporization and narrow band imaging), benign prostatic obstruction (prospective, randomized-controlled studies in bipolar plasma vaporization and enucleation) and urolithiasis (international speaker and trainer in flexible ureteroscopy, with numerous ISI publications in this field).
Dr. Geavlete gained 17 international and 6 national awards for best posters, videos or oral presentations in the most important congresses of the urological international scientific agenda such as the EAU, CEM, EMUC, Experts in stone disease, Engineering and Urology Society and Challenges in Endourology & Functional Urology meetings. Also, he is an investigator in multicenter international clinical trials as well as in national research grants as project manager, while also completing a post-PhD research fellowship in narrow band imaging. He is a member in the organizing committees of 1 international and 6 national congresses as well as in a total of 17 international scientific committees and forums.
Over the past decade, Dr. Geavlete has been selected as a reviewer for 48 international journals, published 4 books in international and 8 in national publishing houses as well as 32 articles in international and 13 in national ISI journals. He co-authored a total of 77 PubMed indexed articles.