Francesco Montorsi
EAU Adjunct Secretary General – Science
Professor and Chairman
Department of Urology
Vita  Salute San Raffaele University
Milan, Italy

Francesco Montorsi is Professor of Urology and Chairman of the Department of Urology at University Vita-Salute San Raffaele in Milan, Italy. Since 2013 he has been Scientific Director of San Raffaele Hospital in Milan.

Prof. Montorsi received his medical degree from the University of Milan School of Medicine, where he also completed a residency in Urology. In addition, he completed a residency in Andrology at the University of Pisa School of Medicine.

Prof. Montorsi’s major research interests have included several urological areas with a specific focus on pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer, urologic oncology, benign prostatic hyperplasia and sexual dysfunctions.

As a widely published author, Prof. Montorsi has written and coauthored more than 984 peer reviewed journal articles and several book chapters. At present Prof. Montorsi’s H-Index is 100. His most recent contributions to the literature have been on the management of urological malignancies, sexual dysfunctions, and benign prostatic hyperplasia.

His articles have been published in many prestigious journals including The New England Journal of Medicine, The Lancet, Journal of Clinical Oncology, British Medical Journal, European Heart Journal, The Journal of Sexual Medicine, European Journal of Cancer, and European Urology. He is a reviewer for The New England Journal of Medicine, The Lancet, JAMA, The Journal of Urology, Urology, Urological Research, British Journal of Urology International, International Journal of Impotence Research, World Journal of Urology, The Journal of Sexual Medicine and European Urology. Between January 2006 and December 2013 Prof. Montorsi served as Editor-in-Chief of European Urology (2015 impact factor: 14.976), the official Journal of the EAU.

In 1998 Prof. Montorsi received the Matula Award, assigned yearly by the European Association of Urology to the Urologist younger than 40 years of age with the best scientific production.

Prof. Montorsi received his medical degree from the University of Milan School of Medicine, where he also completed a residency in Urology. In addition, he completed a residency in Andrology at the University of Pisa School of Medicine.

Prof. Montorsi’s major research interests have included several urological areas with a specific focus on pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer, urologic oncology, benign prostatic hyperplasia and sexual dysfunctions.

As a widely published author, Prof. Montorsi has written and coauthored more than 860 peer reviewed journal articles and several book chapters. At present Prof. Montorsi’s H-Index is 74. His most recent contributions to the literature have been on the management of urological malignancies, sexual dysfunctions, and benign prostatic hyperplasia.

His articles have been published in many prestigious journals including The New England Journal of Medicine, The Lancet, Journal of Clinical Oncology, British Medical Journal, European Heart Journal, Diabetes Care, Drugs, Cancer, Journal of Urology, British Journal of Urology International, Urology, The International Journal of Impotence Research, Surgery, The Journal of Sexual Medicine, Hormones and Behavior, International Journal of Cancer, European Journal of Cancer, Current Opinion of Urology and European Urology.

Prof. Montorsi served as the Editor-in-Chief for European Urology from 2006 until the end of 2013 (2013 IF: 12.480)

He is a reviewer for The New England Journal of Medicine, The Lancet, JAMA, The Journal of Urology, Urology, Urological Research, British Journal of Urology International, International Journal of Impotence Research, World Journal of Urology, The Journal of Sexual Medicine and European Urology.

In 1998 Prof. Montorsi received the Matula Award, assigned yearly by the European Association of Urology to the Urologist younger than 40 years of age with the best scientific production.