Arthur Smith Award Winner


Dr. Silvia Proietti is Consultant Urologist at San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy. She graduated in Perugia (Italy) with full marks and laude. She also completed her residency training program at the same Institution in Perugia. During the 5th year, she spent 4 months at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust of London for a clinical research fellowship in functional urology. From 2012 to 2015 she was a Staff member of the “Stone Center” of the Urology Department at Humanitas Clinical and Research Center in Milan, directed by Dr Giusti.

In 2015, she completed a 6-month clinical fellowship in Endourology at Tenon University Hospital under the leadership of Professor Traxer.

After that, she moved to the Urology Department at San Raffaele Hospital in Milan, chaired by Dr. Gaboardi, where she joined again her mentor Dr. Giusti, taking the position of deputy director at the European Training Center of Endourology (ETCE).

Her main fields of interest are the endourological treatment of stones and upper tract urothelial tumours. She is author of several papers published in peer-reviewed Journals and she won several awards at National and International meetings.

She is a delegate representing Italy in the Endourological Society. She is a member of the European Urological Scholarship Programme (EUSP) and of the “European Association of Urology” (EAU) “Diversity, Equity and Inclusion” Taskforce.

She is Associate Editor of the European Urology Open Science Journal.


Dr. Art Rastinehad, D.O.


Prof. Bhaskar K Somani


Prof. Athanasios (Thanos) Papatsoris


Amy Krambeck, M.D.


Benjamin Canales, M.D.


Alberto Breda, M.D.


Mihir Desai, M.D.


Matthew Gettman, M.D.


Manoj Monga, M.D.


Maurice Stephen Michel, M.D.