Dr. Skinner has received a number of awards including a Stop Cancer career development award, numerous teaching awards and listing in “Best Doctors” for over a decade. Her primary focus has been in the surgical treatment of locally advanced bladder cancer and is a nationally recognized expert in bladder reconstruction and continent urinary diversion. She has active ongoing clinical trials in the treatment of bladder cancer and other urologic malignancies.

Clinical Focus
Cancer > Urologic Oncology
Bladder Cancer
Continent urinary reservoir
urinary tract reconstruction
testis cancer
Kidney Cancer

Honors & Awards
Phi Beta Kappa, Stanford University (1976)
Alpha Omega Alpha, USC School of Medicine (1982)
Janet M. Glasgow Award for Academic Excellence, USC School of Medicine (1983)
Faculty Teacher of the Year, USC Department of Urology (1991, 1994, 1997, 2005)
Outstanding Teacher Award, Keck USC School of Medicine (1997, 98, 2000, 02, 03, 06, 11) Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations
Trustee, American Board of Urology (2016 - Present)