The Urology Program at the James A. Haley Veterans Administration Hospital (VA) is under the direction of Mary Hall, MD. The VA Hospital presents a large volume of surgical urology patients for resident training. The rotation at the VA is intended to provide clinical and surgical experience in specialized adult (primarily male) genitourinary services. The institution provides exposure to complex urology cases. The clinical casework also lends experience to the assessment and management of a group of psycho-socio and socio-economic problems prevalent among the Veteran's Hospital patient population. Residents complete their rotation at the VA during the PGY-3 year, which includes a six-month clinical research rotation at the VA which is coordinated by Dr. Salup.
Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children Urology Center in Orlando The pediatric rotation is conducted during the PGY-4 year and is intended to provide clinical and surgical experience in all aspects of pediatric urology. Residents benefit from training at a 158-bed pediatric hospital. It contains the area’s only Level One Trauma Center. It has recently been verified by the American College of Surgeons as a Level I Children’s Surgery Center. Residents also help care for patients at the Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women and Babies. The 285-bed hospital contains one of the largest and most technologically advanced NICUs in the nation. The Level III NICU provides the highest level of care for premature and high-risk newborns from Central Florida. The residents also participate in pediatric urology and multi-specialty clinics.