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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...

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...

Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan brings hope to PCa patients

Prostate cancer among the cancers considered for possible extension of targeted cancer screening We warmly welcome the launch of Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan of the European Commission, in particular the planned activities under early detection. The Commission aims to...

LAST CALL: Submit your abstract for EAU21 by 1 February

Top-quality scientific content is what draws thousands of medical specialists to EAU’s Annual Congress, Europe’s largest urology meeting. Submit your original research by 1 February 2021, 23:59 CET, for the opportunity to present at the 36th Annual EAU Congress...

LAST CALL: Submit your research for EAU21 awards by 1 February

Dr. Veeru Kasivisvanathan (GB, centre) receives the EAU Prostate Cancer Research Award at EAU19 in Barcelona. The European Association of Urology (EAU) relentlessly pursues its mission of raising the level of urological care throughout Europe and beyond. High-quality research conducted...