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Carla Beckham, M.D., Ph.D.

Surgery, Urology

Clinical Interests

Bladder Cancer; General Urology; Hematuria; Kidney Stone Disease, Lithotripsy; Testicular Cancer

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 276-3000

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Urology

Education

1992
BA | University of Arizona
Anthropology

1996
BS | University of Arizona
Microbiology

1998
SM | Harvard School of Public Health
Immunology

2007
PhD | University of Arizona
Cell and Molecular Biology

2009
MD | University of Arizona College of Medicine
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2010 - 06/30/2015
Residency in Urology at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/2009 - 06/30/2010
Internship in Surgery at University of Rochester Medical Center

Awards

2012 - 2013
Urology Care Foundation Russell Scott Jr., MD Urology Residency Research Award
Sponsor: University of Rochester Medical Center
Location: Rochester, New York

2012
Goode Foundation Pilot Grant
Sponsor: Edith Goode Foundation

Publications

Journal Articles

5/2016
Huch S, Gommlich J, Muppavarapu M, Beckham C, Nissan T. "Membrane-association of mRNA decapping factors is independent of stress in budding yeast". Sci Rep. 2016; 5;6:25477.

2016
Berrondo C, Flax J, Siebert A, Kucherov V, Osinski, Thomas, Rosenberg A, Fucile C, Sammuel Richheimer, Beckham C. "Expression of the long non-coding RNA HOTAIR correlates with disease progression in bladder cancer and is contained in bladder cancer patient urinary exosomes". PLoS One. 2016; Jan 22;11(1).

2016
Junker Kerstin, Heinzelmann Joana, Beckham Carla, Ochiya Takahiro, Jenster Guido. "Extracellular vesicles and their role in urological diseases". Eur Urol. 2016; 70(2):323-31.

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