IC Journal Club - Quality of Life in MS Patients

IC Journal Club - Quality of Life in MS Patients

Hosted by Eric S. Rovner, MD
Medical University of South Carolina

BIOGRAPHY

Eric S. Rovner, M.D. is a Professor in the Department of Urology at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) in Charleston, South Carolina. He is the director of the Section of Voiding Dysfunction, Female Urology and Urodynamics in the Department of Urology at MUSC. He is currently a member of the Executive Committee of SUFU serving as the President. He is a Board Certified member of the American Urological Association, Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, Society of Pelvic Surgeons, and the Society of University Urologists. Dr. Rovner has served on several committees for the WHO International Consultation on Incontinence and is currently a member of the AUA Urodynamics Guidelines Committee. He served as a member of the AUA/ABU Examination Committee and the AUA SUI Guidelines Committee.

Dr. Rovner’s research interests include the study of voiding dysfunction, overactive bladder, interstitial cystitis, neurourology and urodynamics. He has a highly specialized clinical practice within Urology and sees mostly patients with complex voiding problems including urinary incontinence, vaginal prolapse, urinary fistulae and neurogenic bladder dysfunction. He has held several visiting professorships and is the author or coauthor of over 100 peer-reviewed scientific articles, over 25 book chapters, dozens of monographs, as well as a lay book on urinary incontinence.