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YAU names Dr. Gómez Rivas as new Chairman

The Young Academic Urologists (YAU) declared Dr. Juan Gómez Rivas (ES) as its new Chairman after online elections were held from 15 to 17 May 2020. About 78 YAU members viewed the candidates’ video presentations and received links where to cast their...

EAU launches search for new Patient Information Chairman

The European Association of Urology (EAU) is searching for a new Chairman to lead its EAU Patient Information (PI) department. He/she must have a keen interest in new developments and current trends in patient information, health literacy and patient...

In memoriam: Prof. Jose Maria Gil-Vernet (1922-2020)

Professor José Maria Gil-Vernet passed away on March 5, 2020, in Barcelona, at the age of 97. Born in 1922, he once said that he had not been a good student in the difficult years of hardship that followed...

Introducing the EAU20 Virtual Congress and Theme Week

Last month, we were forced to cancel our Amsterdam Congress. In the meantime, we have been hard at work to offer an online alternative. Today, we are pleased to invite you to the EAU20 Virtual Congress and the EAU20...

ESUO redefines its name and mission to increase appeal

Figure 1: Countries the ESUO has data on in green The EAU’s youngest section, the ESUO has changed its name to better reflect the realities of outpatient urology around Europe. Founded in 2017 as the EAU Section of Urologists...

COVID-19 Recommendations by EAU Guidelines panels

We face a truly unprecedented healthcare crisis. The COVID 19 pandemic is testing the resources and capacity of health systems around the world. Anaesthetists and theatre teams are being redeployed, Intensive Care Units are struggling with a surge in...
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Update: COVID19 Resources for Urologists

The EAU is a strong and diverse community and we can learn from each other so that we can make the best decisions for our patients in this challenging time. While many of our colleagues and members are working...

New ESU e-course on advanced PCa debuts

The European School of Urology (ESU) announced the latest addition to its digital activities, the e-course series “Advanced Prostate Cancer”, which was developed under the guidance and expertise of the Main Coordinator and esteemed Chair of the EAU PCa...

UPDATE: EAU20 to go virtual

It is with great regret that, after lengthy deliberation and considering all information currently available to us, the Board and Executive of the European Association of Urology have to announce the cancellation of the 35th Annual EAU Congress July,...