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 EAU-JUA International Exchange Programme will provide grants to send Japanese faculty to Europe and European faculty to Japan.

Join the fifth Japanese tour

For 2020 the JUA/EAU International Exchange Programme will provide grants to enable two EAU members to travel to Japan. The tour should take place from 13-25 April 2020 starting with visits to urological facilities in Japan, culminating with participation in the 108th JUA Annual Meeting, which will be held in Kobe (23-25 April).

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 two weeks at the earlier mentioned time

Candidates must fill out an online application and submit electronic versions of 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)

Information and application form

To apply, please fill out the Application Form Japanese Exchange and send it together with the required documents to Angela Terberg

We look forward to receiving your application before 1 November 2019.