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    Robert K. and Helen K. Summy Professor in the School of Medicine
    Professor of Pediatrics (Immunology) at the Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital
    Associate Professor of Neurosurgery and, by courtesy, of Neurology and of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center
    Assistant Professor (Research) of Radiation Oncology (Radiation Physics)
    Ph.D. Student in Cancer Biology, admitted Autumn 2016 Student Resident Asst, Graduate Life Office Student Employee, Sustainability and Energy Management Executive Office Other Tech - Graduate, Vice Provost for Graduate Education
    Associate Professor of Genetics
    Associate Professor of Urology


    Joseph Liao is currently Associate Professor of Urology at Stanford University and Chief of Urology at the Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System. He earned his A.B. in Biology from Harvard College in 1993 and M.D. from Stanford University School of Medicine in 1997. After completing his urology residency and fellowship in endourology/minimally invasive surgery at UCLA, he joined the Department of Urology at Stanford in 2006, where he is also a member of Bio-X interdisciplinary research program, Stanford Cancer Institute, and Institute for Immunity, Transplantation, and Infection. Dr. Liao is a surgeon-scientist who maintains an active clinical practice focusing on minimally invasive surgery and urologic oncology. His laboratory focuses on development and translation of optical molecular imaging for urological cancer and urine-based molecular diagnostics. Dr. Liao has pioneered the application of confocal endomicroscopy in the urinary tract, endoscopic molecular imaging of bladder cancer, an in vitro molecular diagnostics for urinary tract infections and bladder cancer. He has served as the principal investigator on several R01 grants from the National Institutes of Health, as well as a standing member of the NIH Instrument Systems Development study section. He is an author of over 100 manuscripts and the editor of the textbook Advances in Image-Guided Urologic Surgery. He has been an invited speaker to numerous international meetings including the Gordon Research Conferences, IEEE-NANOMED, IEEE-NEMS, SPIE, Society of Urologic Oncology, Endourology Society, American Urological Association, and European Association of Urology.
    Lydia J. Lee Professor in Pediatric Cancer
    Associate Professor of Bioengineering
    Professor of Pathology, of Genetics and, by courtesy, of Biology