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New PN masterclass: An interview with Prof. Porpiglia

The newest addition to the popular masterclasses of the European School of Urology (ESU), the ESU-ESUT-ERUS Virtual Masterclass on Partial Nephrectomy aims to enrich the participants’ knowledge on partial nephrectomy (PN) for improved management of renal tumours.  This much-awaited...

EUSP redesigns programmes to take place in home countries

The European Urological Scholarship Programme (EUSP) recently redesigned its two scholarship programmes Clinical Visit and 1-Year Scholarship in order for young urologists to still refine their skills in the time of the pandemic but this time, at certified leading...

Why early detection for prostate cancer is vital

This article was written by Prof. Hein Van Poppel (BE) and Mrs. Sarah Collen (BE) of the European Association of Urology and by Ms. Sarah Coghlan (GB) and Ms. Kellie Paich (US) of Movember. It was published as part...

EAU21 will be a Virtual Congress

While we all had long hoped to have our Annual Congress in Milan this year, we feel there is currently insufficient scope for a successful congress in Italy this summer. With too many uncertainties about the current situation, we...
Theoretical e-blus

Application open: Chair of the EAU Guidelines Office

The EAU Guidelines Office is looking for a new chairperson to lead the office. Current Guidelines Office chairman Prof. James N’Dow has joined the EAU Executive as Adjunct Secretary General-Elect, awaiting full confirmation at the next General Assembly. Within the...

In memoriam: Giorgio Pizzocaro (1939-2020)

“Italian pioneer in testicular and penile cancers” With great sadness I heard that Giorgio Pizzocaro died on 26 November, 2020. He had been suffering from a long and grave illness for a considerable time, which resulted in an ever-increasing...

EAU RF seeding grants: Call for applications

Through a ‘seeding grant’, short-term, exploratory research projects can be supported. The results will determine the potential and long-term feasibility of the research. A seeding grant allows young colleagues with ideas for new research initiatives, which may be high-risk...