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Penile transplantation programmes in Europe: Multidisciplinary team should include urological surgeon

Prof. Ignacio Moncada (left) and Prof. Curtis Cetrulo.  In the past, penile transplantation was a theme for jokes, more than a medical reality. But now the Vascularised Composite Allotransplantation (VCA) has become a viable alternative for some complex defects (face, hands…), penile transplantation is considered a possibility. Total phalloplasty can be a solution for transgender patients […]

EMUC16: Trends in genitourinary pathology and impact on clinical practice

Genitourinary specialists and experts took up new trends and recent developments in genitourinary pathology and their impact on current clinical practice  during a special 8th European Meeting on Urological Cancers (EMUC16) event held today in Milan, Italy. A well-attended pre-EMUC event, the EMUC Symposium on Genitourinary Pathology and Molecular Diagnostics (ESUP) took up the various […]

SEEM16’s YUC awardees and Best Poster Presentation winners

Nine promising awardees were given recognition at the recently concluded 12th South Eastern European Meeting (SEEM16) held in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. The awards were handed by chairs Prof. M. Hiroš (BA), Prof. B. Djavan (AT) and Prof. F. Sanguedolce (GB). The three winners of the Young Urologist Competition are as follows: First prize: Dr. […]

EAU15: The Spanish angle: Urological problems of Charles II (1661-1700)

In addition to the poster sessions, in which research into the history of our field were presented, a special, in-depth “Hispanic Urological Tales” session took place on Saturday, 21 March. Three presentations were given in the space of an hour, each highlighting a different national urological topic. Prof. Remigio Vela Navarrete (ES) looked at the […]

10th SEEM: Uro-oncology topics win nod of jurors in Country Competition

Presentations on urological cancers won the top prizes in the Country Competition for young urologists at the EAU 10th South Eastern European Meeting (SEEM) which ended today in Belgrade, Serbia. Uros Bumbasirevic (Serbia) won the first prize for his presentation regarding quality of life of testis cancer survivors, a study which took into account the […]

10th SEEM: Young urologists present new approaches in Country Competition

With the goal to highlight new work in various urological procedures, 10 young urologists today discussed their innovative approaches and findings during 10-minute presentations before a jury at the second day of the 10th South Eastern European Meeting (SEEM) in Belgrade, Serbia. “These presentations aim to find out not only new work and approaches in […]

Most innovative research and best presentation skills awarded at 9th SEEM

An important aspect of the regional meetings is identifying the most talented young urologists and residents in the region. At the 9th SEEM in Thessaloniki these young urologists had the chance to present themselves during the Best Poster Session and the Country Competition. The Country Competition, introduced by the chairman of the EAU Regional Office, […]

Report: Live reconstructive surgery and expert speakers at 3rd ESGURS Section Meeting in Istanbul

Dr. Cetin Demirdag, Dept. of Urology at Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul Leading European experts active reconstruction surgeons of genito-urinary system in urology gathered in Istanbul in 14-15th December 2012 to discuss the latest advances and applications in the field. The 3rd meeting of the EAU Section of Genito-Urinary Reconstructive Surgery (ESGURS) met many of our […]