University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Dr. Kraus is Professor & Vice Chairman of the Department of Urology at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSCSA) where he heads the Division of Female Urology, Neuro-Urology & Voiding Dysfunction. He completed his undergraduate education at Brandeis University and received his MD from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School where he also completed his residency in urology. He completed a fellowship in Neuro-Urology, Incontinence, and Urodynamics at the Baylor College of Medicine (Houston) and received his Master of Science in Clinical Investigation at the UTHSCSA. Dr Kraus received his subspecialty certification in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery from the American Board of Urology in June 2013.
A Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, Dr Kraus is also a member of: the American Urological Association, American Urogynecologic Society, International Continence Society and the Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine and Urogenital Reconstruction (SUFU) . He is on the Board of Directors for SUFU and for the Texas Urological Society and serves as Chair of the Education Committee for both.
Dr Kraus has served as faculty for many post graduate courses on topics including Neurourology, Female Urology, Overactive Bladder, Male Incontinence & Voiding Disorders and Urodynamics. Dr Kraus is Co-Chair of the AUA Guidelines Panel on Neurogenic Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction and has served on the AUA Guidelines Panels for Urodynamics and for Female Stress Urinary Incontinence. Dr Kraus heads the SUFU OAB Clinical Care Pathway Project.
Dr. Kraus is actively engaged in research and has served as principal investigator for a variety of studies and grants including the Urinary Incontinence Treatment Network, sponsored by NIH/NIDDK. In addition to serving on the editorial board of Drugs & Aging and BMC Urology, Dr. Kraus serves as reviewer for Journal of Urology, Urology and Neurourology & Urodynamics.
Friday, May 3
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM