Dr. Kulkarni completed his medical school and residency in urology at the University of Toronto. During his residency, he entered the Surgeon Scientist Program and completed his PhD in clinical epidemiology through the Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation. He then completed a fellowship in urologic oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. He joined the uro-oncology faculty in 2011 and holds a senior adjunct scientist position at the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences. His clinical practice is focused on management of all urologic malignancies. His primary research interests are in bladder and prostate cancer epidemiology and outcomes research, with a specific interest in population-based research. His current research is funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and Prostate Cancer Canada.