Dr. José Luís Domínguez-Escrig graduated in Medicine and Surgery in July1994, in Valencia, Spain, continuing his postgraduate training in the UK. Having completed his BST obtained the Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 2001 and the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in Urology, FRSC(Urol) in 2009. From 2004 to 2006 he performed his research at the prestigious Northern Institute for Cancer Research-Newcastle University, UK. On completion of his research project, he submitted the Thesis “Tyrosine Kinase and Farnesyltarnsferase Inhibitors: Potential Selective Tailored Therapeutics in Bladder Cancer” and was awarded the Degree of Doctor of Medicine in 2006. He has published in several international peer reviewed Journals and he has reviewed articles for BJU Int, Urol Oncology and the Journal of Urology and has imparted several lectures and presented at international meetings including AACR, AUA, EAU, BAUS and AEU. He returned to Spain in 2011 and he is currently working as a Consultant Urology Surgeon at the Fundación Instituto Valenciano de Oncología (I.V.O.) in Valencia, where he combines his clinical work with an active involvement in translational research, participating as PI in several Clinical Trials in prostate and bladder cancer. Since 2015 is a systematic reviewer for the EAU NMIBC Guidelines panel and also Spanish delegate to the European Board of Urology (E.B.U.) as well as, member of the F.E.B.U. examination committee.
His main interests are urothelial carcinoma NMIBC and MIBC and the evaluation and development of focal therapies in Uro-oncology.