Patrick A Kenney, MD

Assistant Professor of Urology

Departments & Organizations

Cancer Center, Yale: Developmental Therapeutics | Prostate and Urologic Cancers Program

Office of Student Research

Urology: General Urology | Robotic Surgery and Laparoscopy | Urologic Oncology

Yale Medical Group

Biography

Patrick A. Kenney, MD joined the Department of Urology at Yale-New Haven Hospital as an Assistant Professor in July 2013. Dr. Kenney joined Yale from MD Anderson Cancer Center where he completed a Fellowship in Urologic Oncology. He was also a Clinical Specialist in the Department of Critical Care. He received his MD from Columbia University and completed his surgical internship and urology residency at Lahey Clinic and Tufts University School of Medicine.

Dr. Kenney cares for patients with genitourinary cancer (kidney, bladder, prostate, upper tract, testis, penis and urethra) through the Prostate and Urologic Program Cancers Program at Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven. He is expert in robotic and open cancer surgery. He has a specific interest in clinical trials with a focus on studying the integration of surgery and systemic therapy for locally advanced and metastatic genitourinary cancers.

Education & Training

MD Columbia University Coll of Physicians & Surgeons (2005)
BA University of Notre Dame (1997)
Fellowship MD Anderson Cancer Center
Residency Lahey Clinic Medical Center
Residency Lahey Clinic Medical Center
Internship Lahey Clinic Medical Center
Post Graduate Premedical Studies

Honors & Recognition

  • Best Poster, Advanced Kidney Cancer I2012 American Urological Association Annual Meeting (2012)

  • Gerald P. Murphy ScholarAmerican Urological Association (2009)

  • Finalist, Max K. Willscher, MD Resident Research AwardNew England Section, American Urological Association (2008)

  • Citation for Excellence in TeachingTufts University School of Medicine (2008)

  • Award for Excellence in Medical Student TeachingLahey Clinic Division of Surgery (2007)

  • Award for Excellence in Medical Student TeachingLahey Clinic Division of Surgery (2006)

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical SocietyColumbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons (2005)

  • Gold Humanism Honor SocietyArnold P. Gold Foundation (2005)

  • Frank J. Gillespie Fund ScholarshipColumbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons (2005)

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Writing PrizeAlpha Omega Alpha (2002)

  • Student Research FellowshipMulticenter Airway Research Collaboration, Massachusetts General Hospital (1999)

  • Notre Dame Scholar (1993)

Professional Service

  • Member Yale Urology Department Finance Committee (2014 - 2015)

  • Member Yale Urology Residency Clinical Competency Committee (2014 - 2015)

  • Yale School of Management Emerging Leaders Program (2014 - 2014)

  • Clinical Competence Committee for Residents (2014 - 2014)

  • Finance Committee, Department of Urology (2014 - 2014)

  • Yale Cancer Center Protocol Review Committee (2014 - 2014)

  • Member Developmental Therapeutics Research Group, Yale Cancer Center (2014 - 2015)

  • Review Editorial Board of Frontiers in Genitourinary Oncology (2014 - 2015)

  • Member Expert Panel for AJCC Cancer Staging System, 8th Edition for cancers of the kidney, upper tract, bladder, and urethra (2014 - 2015)

  • CT State Medical Society (2014 - 2015)

  • New Haven County Medical Association (2014 - 2015)

  • Reviewer "Journal of Urology" (2010 - 2015)

  • Reviewer "British Journal of Urology International" (2010 - 2015)

  • Member Innovations Working Group, "British Journal of Urology International" (2010 - 2015)

  • Student Clinical Columbia Student Medical Outreach (2004 - 2005)

  • Confidential Student Representative Addiction Illness Medical Solutions (AIMS), Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons (2001 - 2005)

  • Resident Assistant and Instructor Minority Medical Education Program, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons (2002 - 2002)

  • Anatomy Instructor Student Success Network, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons (2002 - 2003)

International Activity

  • Lecturer, Anatomy Lab - Clinical Anatomy Program, Yale School of Medicine New Haven, CT, United States (2013 - 2013)

  • Lecturer, Anatomy Lab - Clinical Anatomy Program, Yale School of Medicine New Haven, CT, United States (2013 - 2013)

  • "Urinary diversion", MD Anderson Cancer Center Surgical Review Course for Nurses United States (2013 - 2013)

  • "Clinical Predictors For The Development Of Pulmonary Metastases Among RCC Patients With Indeterminate Pulmonary Nodules." American Urological Association Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA, United States (2013 - 2013)

  • Postgraduate course faculty, American Urological Association Annual Meeting, Nephron Sparing Renal Surgery: New Techniques and Latest Developments Atlanta, GA, United States (2012 - 2012)

  • Invited participant, MD Anderson Global Academic Programs (GAP) Annual Conference Oslo, Norway (2012 - 2012)

  • "Clinical Predictors For The Development Of Pulmonary Metastases Among RCC Patients With Indeterminate Pulmonary Nodules." Annual Meeting of the Society of Urologic Oncology. Bethseda, MD, United States (2012 - 2012)

  • "Does Cytoreductive Nephrectomy Improve Survival in Non-Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma?" American Urological Association Annual Meeting. Atlanta, CA, United States (2012 - 2012)

  • Postgraduate course faculty, American Urological Association Annual Meeting, Nephron Sparing Renal Surgery: New Techniques and Latest Developments Washington, DC, United States (2011 - 2011)

  • 'Does Cytoreductive Nephrectomy Improve Survival in Non-Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma?" Annual Meeting of the Society of Urologic Oncology. Bethseda, MD, United States (2011 - 2011)

  • "The RENAL Nephrometry Scoring System Is Predictive Of Partial Nephrectomy Complexity." American Urological Association Annual Meeting. Washington, DC, United States (2011 - 2011)

  • "Validation of the dv-Trainer, a novel virtual reality simulator for robotic surgery." Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association. Chicago, IL, United States (2009 - 2009)

  • "Validation of the dV-Trainer; a novel virtual reality simulator for robotic surgery." New England - American Urological Association Annual Meeting. Rio Grande, Puerto Rico (2008 - 2008)

  • "Pathologic findings after radical prostatectomy in patients with clinically low volume, low risk prostate cancer." New England - American Urological Association Annual Meeting. Rio Grande, Puerto Rico (2008 - 2008)

  • "Obesity and radical prostatectomy margin rates: a comparison of open and minimally invasive surgery." New England - American Urological Association Annual Meeting. Rio Grande, Puerto Rico (2008 - 2008)

  • "Body Mass Index and acute asthma severity among adult emergency department patients." Eight International Conference on Emergency Medicine, American College of Emergency Physicians. Boston, MA, United States (2000 - 2000)

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Contact Info

Patrick A Kenney, MD
Patient Care Locations
Yale UrologySmilow Cancer Hospital at Yale - New Haven
35 Park Street, Ste 4th Floor

New Haven, CT 06511
Greenwich Hospital- Department of UrologyGreenwich Hospital - 15 Valley Drive
15 Valley Drive, Ste 140

Greenwich, CT 06831
VA Connecticut Healthcare
950 Campbell Avenue

West Haven, CT 06516
Mailing Address
PO Box 208058
New Haven, CT 06520-8058

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