Neil FleshnerMD, MPH, FRCSC
Dr. Neil Fleshner is Chair and Professor at the Division of Urology, University of Toronto. Dr. Fleshner is certified in both urology and epidemiology. He earned his MPH degree from the School of Public Health at Columbia University and completed his oncology training at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
Dr. Fleshner is an avid music lover and father of three.
Areas of Specialty and Research Interests
Aside from surgical practice, Dr. Fleshner conducts research on urologic cancer prevention with an emphasis on prostate cancer. He has authored over 400 scientific papers. Dr. Fleshner's current research projects include 2 randomized trials of nutritional intervention in prostate cancer as well as laboratory work assessing oxidative biomarkers and cell cycle regulation in prostate cancer cells exposed to micronutrients.
Affiliated Hospital(s)Mount Sinai Hospital, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre (UHN), Toronto General Hospital (UHN)
J Urol. 2019 09;202(3):504-505
Authors: Nayan M, Fleshner N, Bozzo A
PMID: 31166882 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]