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Prof Christopher R Chapple
The Royal Hallamshire Hospital

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Christopher Chapple


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Christopher R Chapple BSc MD FRCS (Urol) FEBU DHC

Consultant Urological Surgeon

General Medical Council registration number: 2647483

Contact Details: Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Department of Urology, The Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield, S10 2JF United Kingdom Tel/ Fax: +44 (0)114 271 3048 / 279 7841 E-mail: c.r.chapple@sheffield.ac.uk

Current Posts: January 1992 – present: Consultant Urological Surgeon, Royal Hallamshire Hospital January 2006 – present: Visiting Professor of Urology, Sheffield Hallam University December 2013 – present: Honorary Professor of Urology, University of Sheffield March 2015 – present: Secretary General, European Association of Urology

Qualifications and awards: 1977 BSc Human Morphology and Evolution, University of London (1st Class Honours) 1980 MB.BS., University of London 1982 Primary Fellowship, Royal College of Surgeons of England 1984 Final Fellowship, Royal College of Surgeons of England 1990 FRCS (Urol), Intercollegiate Board Examination. 1990 MD Thesis 1992 Fellow of the European Board of Urology 2009 Awarded Doctoris Honoris Causa, Semmelweiss University 2011 Awarded St Peter’s Medal, British Association of Urological Surgeons

Personal Profile: Professor Christopher Chapple is a Consultant Urological Surgeon at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals, Honorary Professor at University of Sheffield and Visiting Professor at Sheffield Hallam University. He has a particular interest in functional reconstruction of the lower urinary tract and the underlying pharmacological control mechanisms, and provides a tertiary service in lower urinary tract reconstructive surgery. He trained at the Middlesex Hospital where he subsequently completed his doctorate thesis, and continued there and at the Institute of Urology in London for his sub-specialist training. He is the Secretary General of the European Association of Urology, having previously been the Chairman of the International Relations Committee, Adjunct Secretary General responsible for Education, and Director of the European School of Urology. He is the editor-in-chief of the journal Neurourology and Urodynamics and is on the editorial board of several international journals. He is an active member of many urological associations and societies including the British Association of Urological Surgeons, the European Association of Urology, the International Continence Society, the Association of Academic European Urologists and the American Association of Genitourinary Surgeons. He has chaired a number of guidelines initiatives including the NICE Guidelines Development Group on male lower urinary tract symptoms and was co-chairman of the ICUD consultation on male LUTS in 2012. He was awarded the St Peter’s medal by the British Association of Urological Surgeons in 2011. Professor Chapple has co-authored over 350 articles in peer-reviewed Journals and has written several books and a number of book chapters.

Prof Christopher R Chapple declared on the Tuesday 14th April 2020 that they had the following existing or known future financial relationships or affiliations:

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Lupin Pharma

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Bayer Schering Parma AG

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