Hospital Prof. Doutor Fernando Fonseca
Peter Kronenberg studied Medicine at Faculdade de Ciências Médicas – NOVA University in Lisbon (Portugal). After one year residency in Internal Medicine, he decided to become an army doctor in 2006 and did his urology residency (2008-2014) at Hospital Prof. Doutor Fernando Fonseca in Amadora (Portugal). He has done fellowships at Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit (USA) with Prof. Edson Pontes in 2010, and at Hôpital Tenon in Paris (France) with Prof. Olivier Traxer in 2012.
Peter Kronenberg has published book chapters and several articles as first author in renowned urological journals. One of his last papers published by The Journal of Urology promises to change the current practice in laser lithotripsy throughout the world.
He has won several awards and honorable mentions, including 1st prize for Best Video Presentation at the 2013 Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association, the Clinical Research Award at the 2nd Meeting of the EAU Section of Urolithiasis (EULIS) in 2013, Best Posters at the 2015 and 2016 Annual EAU meetings, and recently one of his abstracts was among the six Best Abstracts of the thousands presented at the 2016 Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association. On October 2016 one of his articles won the Article of the Year 2015 Award, given by the World Journal of Urology and by the Societé Internationale d’Urologie.
Currently, he is focusing his basic research on the technical aspects of laser lithotripsy and developed an innovative laser lithotripsy testing method. He is president of PETRA (Progress in Endourology, Technology and Research Association). He works as an urologist at the Hospital Prof. Doutor Fernando Fonseca in Amadora and lives in Lisbon, with his wife, their baby boy and two cats.
Thursday, September 20
2:05 PM – 2:20 PM
Friday, September 21
9:45 AM – 10:00 AM