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Uro-oncology management issues, debates top ESOU agenda in London

Uro-oncology management issues, debates top ESOU agenda in London

The 8th EAU Section of Oncological Urology (ESOU) meeting to be held in London next week from January 21 to 23 will feature a diverse programme that includes head-to-head debates, state-of-the-art lectures, panel discussions and demonstrations of surgical techniques...
Partnerships in oncopolicy

Partnerships in oncopolicy

The Belgium-based European CanCer Organisation’s (ECCO) Public Affairs has recently held its first Oncopolicy Forum in Brussels last October 26, 2010, a move that signals the ECCO’s principal goal to act as a catalyst in developing Europe’s oncopolicy and...
Davos 2011: at the peak of science

Davos 2011: at the peak of science

On 5-9 February 2011, the European School of Urology will once again hold one of the world’s most innovative and fascinating urological meetings – The European Urology Forum: Challenge the Experts. Traditionally held in Davos, Switzerland, the format stimulates...
EAU Congress: abstract selection highlights diversity

EAU Congress: abstract selection highlights diversity

The scientific programme of the 26th EAU Annual congress is taking its definitive shape with the completion of the abstract selection procedure which took place in mid-December. The EAU Scientific Congress Office, which is responsible for determining the scientific...
Urology Beyond Europe: making a difference in urology

Urology Beyond Europe: making a difference in urology

The 26th Annual EAU Congress will open with a full-day event which had proven to be a success in the previous editions of the congress – Urology Beyond Europe”. Every year the EAU welcomes new international participants and organises...
Report: first ESUT fellowship in endourology and laparoscopy

Report: first ESUT fellowship in endourology and laparoscopy

Fuelled by my goal to pursue an academic career, I realised that it is necessary to extend the basic urological training I have acquired during my residency. My special interest is endourology, including emerging urological technologies and minimal invasive...
ESIU alert: pan-resistant bacteria in urinary tract infections

ESIU alert: pan-resistant bacteria in urinary tract infections

Recently the emergence of pan-resistant bacterial pathogens was published in The Lancet Infectious Disease, online August 11, 2010. In this study 107 enterobacteria isolates from UK, India and Pakistan harbouring a broad spectrum metallo-β- lactamase 1 (called New Delhi...
EAU History Office: new projects call for collaboration

EAU History Office: new projects call for collaboration

During its annual fall meeting History Office of the EAU discussed a number of issues related to Europe’s current historical research in urology and identified areas of prospective studies. The meeting took place on 12-14 October 2010 in Leuven,...
10th CEM: studies from Austria, Poland top abstracts awards

10th CEM: studies from Austria, Poland top abstracts awards

October 2010- New studies in bladder and prostate cancer conducted by researchers in Austria and Poland won the top prizes at the recently concluded 10th Central European Meeting held over the weekend in Bratislava, Slovakia. “We could have given...
10th CEM: key messages on hormonal therapy of prostate cancer

10th CEM: key messages on hormonal therapy of prostate cancer

October 2010- Issues regarding the hormonal therapy of prostate cancer were discussed in the second plenary session at the 10th Central European Meeting (CEM) held yesterday in Bratislava, Slovakia. Chaired by M, Sosnowski and V. Student, the session featured...