EAU/JUA International Academic Exchange Programme

The European Association of Urology (EAU) and the Japanese Urological Association (JUA) frequently organise exchange programmes to promote international exchange of urological medical skills, expertise and knowledge. The JUA/EAU International Exchange Programme will provide grants to send Japanese faculty to Europe and European faculty to Japan.

For 2018 the JUA/EAU International Exchange Programme will provide grants to enable two EAU members to travel to Japan. The tour should take place from 8-21 April 2018 – starting with visits to urological facilities in Japan, culminating with participation in the 106th JUA Annual Meeting, which will be held in Kyoto.

Eligibility criteria

  • Less than 42 years of age
  • Minimum academic rank of assistant professor
  • Letter from the departmental chairman of the applicant’s commitment to academic medicine
  • Membership of the EAU
  • Availability to travel around 10 days to two weeks at the earlier mentioned time

Should you wish to apply for this programme, please fill out the application form and send it to Angela Terberg at: a.terberg@uroweb.org, together with the following documents:

  • Curriculum Vitae (C.V.)
  • Personal statement (300 words or less) describing how participation in the Programme will benefit him/her both personally and professionally
  • Indicate their primary and secondary area of academic and/or clinical interest
  • Applications should include a letter of support from department chair (must be signed and on letterhead of the institute/department

We look forward receiving your application before 1 November 2017.

Past programme reports

Click here to read the European Tour 2015 Report.
Click here to read the European Tour 2016 Report.
Click here to read the European Tour 2017 Report.