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Urology APP Fellowship

Prisma Health’s Advanced Practice Provider (APP) Fellowship in Urology is an intensive program dedicated to advanced training for nurse practitioners and physicians assistants in the field of Urology.

The goal of the fellowship is to prepare the advanced practitioners to improve access to and the delivery of superior patient care in urology practices.


In-patient Adult Urology (7 months)
At Prisma Health Greenville Memorial Hospital, APP fellows partake in consultations, post-operative management, and assisting and observing surgical procedures. APP fellows will be expected to perform and record history and physical examinations, round on patients once to twice daily, write progress notes, enter admission orders, and assist in any needed procedures.

Office Adult Urology (4 months)
This rotation consists of outpatient management of urological issues, including pre-operative and post-operative patients. APP fellows will provide care for patients at private offices (Centennial Way and Greer locations) as well as the Edgewood Surgery Clinic on Tuesday mornings from 08:00 to 12:00.

Pediatric Urology (1 month)
During this rotation, urology APP fellows will be assisting in the operating room as well as shadowing outpatient management of pediatric urological issues.

Quick Facts

Target Applicants:
PA / NP (Licensed or eligible for licensing)

Accepting Applications:
Summer 2023

Program Start Dates:
December 2023


Journal Club - Every 2 months at different sites on Mondays from 18:30 to 20:00
Morbidity & Mortality - Every 2 months at GMH on Wednesdays from 07:00 to 08:00
Smith’s Review Sessions - Every 2 weeks

Biweekly Didactic Sessions

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Urodynamics
  • Neurourology
  • Embryology
  • Nephrolithiasis
  • BPH
  • Hematuria
  • Neurourology
  • Female Urology
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Erectile Dysfunction and Men's Health
  • Infertility Cancer
  • Renal Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Penile Cancer
  • Urinary Diversion Surgery
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux and Congenital Abnormalities
  • Penile and Scrotal disorders
  • STD’s/infections and urinary retention



1. Smith & Tanagho’s General Urology, 18th edition, by Jack W. McAninch and Tom F. Lue
2. Pocket Guide to Urology, by Jeff A. Wieder, MD


Program Leadership

Patrick Springhart, M.D.
Chief of Urology

Katherine Rookstool, PA
Program Director



Sarah Whalen, NP
Ellen Stahlman, NP


A completed application should include personal statement, curriculum vitae, two professional letters of recommendation, and official transcripts. Invitations for personal interviews will be based upon the completed application materials.

Direct fellowship information inquiries to:

Katie Rookstool, PA-C

Please send CV to the above contact email, and apply directly to APP Urology Fellowship job posting on our Prisma Health website