Urology Times names Drs. Thrasher, Gomella to new posts

July 29, 2010

Urology Times has appointed J. Brantley Thrasher, MD, to the position of Editorial Consultant, and added Leonard G. Gomella, MD, as a member of its Editorial Council.

Urology Times has appointed J. Brantley Thrasher, MD, to the position of Editorial Consultant, and added Leonard G. Gomella, MD, as a member of its Editorial Council.

Dr. Thrasher, who previously served as a member of the Urology Times Editorial Council, is professor and chair of urology at the University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City. He fills the position held for the past 20 years by the late Richard D. Williams, MD, who died in May.

Dr. Gomella is professor and chairman of urology at Thomas Jefferson University and associate director of the Kimmel Cancer Center, Philadelphia. He will represent the area of urologic cancer on the Editorial Council.

"Dr. Thrasher and Dr. Gomella are internationally recognized thought leaders in the field," said Richard R. Kerr, Urology Times editor-in-chief. "I’m confident that Dr. Thrasher will be a great asset in his expanded role and that Dr. Gomella will be an excellent addition to our team of experts in urology."