About the Author

Overactive Bladder

Bashir Al Hussein Al Awamlh, MD
Dr. Bashir Al Hussein is a fifth-year postgraduate urology resident at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medicine. He graduated from the University of Jordan and joined Weill Cornell Medicine for 2 years as a research fellow before starting his urology residency. During his time in research, he published work related to mesh use in patients with pelvic organ prolapse. Dr. Al Hussein is pursuing a career in urologic oncology and is currently applying for an oncology fellowship after graduating in 2021.

Omar Al Hussein Alawamlh, MD
Dr. Omar Al Hussein Alawamlh is a Research Fellow at the Department of Urology, Weill Cornell Medicine. He joined Weill Cornell Medicine in August of 2016 after receiving his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Jordan in the summer of 2015. During his fellowship, he performed clinical and basic research on a wide range of urologic diseases with focus on voiding dysfunction, andrology, and infertility.

Richard Lee, MD
Dr. Richard Lee completed his Bachelor of Science at Duke University and his Doctor of Medicine degree and Master of Business Administration degree in healthcare management at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and the Wharton School. He completed his urology residency at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medicine. Dr. Lee completed his female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medicine and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, after which he was appointed to the full-time faculty at Weill Cornell Medicine in July 2011. He currently holds joint appointments within the Department of Urology and the Department of Healthcare Policy and Research and serves as Residency Program Director for the Urology Department.

Una J. Lee


Russell R. Snyder, MD

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Anne E. Burke, MD

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