Advisory Board

The Association for the Bladder Exstrophy Community is fortunate to have support and guidance from the many of the world's experts in the treatment of bladder exstrophy.

Richard W. Grady, MD

Chair
Director of the Division of Urology's Pediatric Fellowship program at Seattle Children’s Hospital and Professor of Urology at the University of Washington School of Medicine

Joseph Borer, MD

Director of the Bladder Exstrophy Program and Director of Neurourology and Urodynamics at Boston Children’s Hospital

Douglas Canning, MD

Chief of the Division of Urology and Professor of Urology in Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine

Heather De Carlo, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatric Urology and Director of Pediatric Urology Research at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and the James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute

Marlo Eldridge, DNP, CPNP

Director of the Voiding Improvement Program, Robert D. Jeffs Pediatric Urology Service at the James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute of Johns Hopkins Hospital

John P. Gearhart, MD

Professor and Director of Pediatric Urology at Johns Hopkins Children’s Center.

Emily Haddad, LCSW

Emily Haddad is a licensed clinical social worker in pediatric urology. In ...

Rakesh Joshi, MCh, DNB, MNAMS

Professor & Head of the Department of Pediatric Surgery at B.J.Medical College & Civil Hospital, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

Antoine Khoury, MD

Chief of Pediatric Urology at both Children’s Hospital of Orange County and Children’s Urology Center and the University of California-Irvine Medical Center

Bradley P. Kropp, MD

Chief of the Pediatric Urology Service at the Children’s Hospital of Oklahoma and Professor and Vice-Chairman of the Department of Urology at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

Ranjiv I. Mathews, MD, FAAP

Associate Professor and a Member of the Adjunct Clinical Faculty at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Paul A. Merguerian, MD, MS

Division Chief of Urology at Seattle Children's and Professor of Urology at the University of Washington

Michael E. Mitchell, MD

Pediatric Urologist at the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin

Barbara Neilsen, MSW, RES. Dip. S.W., RSW

Barbara Neilsen is a clinical social worker in pediatric urology, now in her ...

Diane Price, LICSW

Diane Price is a clinical social worker in the Department of Urology at Boston ...

Pramod P. Reddy, MD

Director of the Division of Pediatric Urology at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and Professor of Clinical Surgery at the University of Cincinnati’s College of Medicine.

William G. Reiner, MD

Professor of Pediatric Urology, Adjunct Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and Director of the Psychosexual Development Clinic at the University of Oklahoma’s Department of Urology

Joao Luiz Pippi Salle, PhD, MD, FRCSC, FAAP

Division Chief of Pediatric Urology at Sidra Medical and Research Center, Doha, Qatar

Aseem R. Shulka, MD

Director of Minimally Invasive Surgery in the Dept. of Urology at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Associate Professor of Surgery at University of Pennsylvania's Perelman School of Medicine.