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EAU21 General Assembly: New EAU Board and Executive Members

Typically, the Annual EAU Congress is also the occasion for the annual General Assembly, where new positions within the EAU are approved and other matters voted on by the membership. Because of the last-minute postponement and decision to hold...

ERUS-DRUS20: Meeting attracts new global audience

The EAU’s premier robotic urology event took place on November 6-7. Not in Düsseldorf as originally intended (and long hoped for), but as a two-day virtual event. The EAU Robotic Urology Section has years, if not decades, of experience...

ERUS-DRUS20 Day 1: Virtual Robots

The EAU’s premier robotic urology event has started. Not in Düsseldorf as originally intended (and long hoped for), but as a two-day virtual event. The EAU Robotic Urology Section has years, if not decades, of experience with live transmissions...

Walter Artibani wins John Wickham Award at ERUS19

Prof. Walter Artibani is the second winner of the John Wickham Lifetime Achievement Award for contributions to robotic surgery. The prize was awarded in Lisbon at ERUS19, the 16th Annual EAU Robotic Urology Section meeting, on 13 September. The...

ERUS18: Inaugural John Wickham Award goes to Claude Abbou

Prof. Claude Abbou is the winner of the first John Wickham Lifetime Achievement Award for contributions to robotic surgery. The prize was awarded in Marseille, at the 15th Annual EAU Robotic Urology Section meeting, ERUS18. The award was presented by...

ERUS18: A push for enhanced patient recovery programme

The fifteenth annual meeting of the EAU Robotic Urology Section is taking place this September in Marseille, on France’s Mediterranean coast. We spoke to Dr. Jochen Walz (Marseille, FR), chairman of the ERUS18 Local Organising Committee and de facto...
ERUS16 Improving post-RARP erectile dysfunction

ERUS16: Improving post-RARP erectile dysfunction

On the second day of ERUS16, the first of the regular scientific programme, some the leading opinion makers offered their insights to the 750 delegates. Following the mandatory (as per the EAU Policy on Live Surgery) review of the...

Live Surgery at ERUS16: Nerve-sparing radical prostatectomy

Preparations are being made for ERUS16, the 13th Meeting of the EAU Robotic Urology Section. With the closing of abstract submissions, the scientific programme is being finalised and speakers are preparing for their talks. ERUS16 kicks off on September 14...