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New EAU Edu Platform delivers best topic-based content

With the abundance of online sources in the age of Google, reliable and concise content is king. Hence the inception of the new and improved EAU Edu Platform. An initiative by the European Association of Urology (EAU) in collaboration...
Record-high Abstract Submissions & Acceptance EAU19

Record-high Abstract Submissions & Acceptance

A record-breaking number of abstracts for poster and video presentations were submitted for the upcoming 34th Annual EAU Congress (EAU19) in Barcelona. There were approximately 5,500 abstract submissions for EAU19, which surpassed the number of submissions of all previous congresses. The Copenhagen congress...

Avoid fraudulent EAU19 websites

Several fraudulent websites claim to offer registration for the upcoming 34th Annual EAU Congress (EAU19) as well as hotel accommodation in Barcelona. In the past, we have received reports from registrants who did not have reservation upon their arrival at their hotels,...

David Ralph New ESGURS Chairman

In one of the many new developments at ELUTS18, ESGURS Chairman Dr. Djinovic (Belgrade, RS) announced that he would not be seeking re-election after his first term finishes in the spring of 2019. The ESGURS board nominated Prof. David...
EMUC-Birtle-POUT

EMUC18: Updates on notable trials

Developments of notable trials were announced today during Plenary Session 06 New trials update: What we need to know which was chaired by Dr. Laurence Colette (BE), Dr. Ganesh Palapattu (US), Dr. Stephen Boorjian (US) and Dr. Alberto Bossi (FR). In his...
ESUI-De-Visschere

ESUI18: Prospects and impact of emerging imaging technologies

The rise of artificial intelligence, imaging-related toxicities, and other cutting-edge topics were featured during the session “Back to the future part I: What to expect in the next decade?”, which was moderated by  Prof. Dr. Jurgen Futterer  (NL), Prof....
RCC Round table

New EAU Policy Briefing on Kidney Cancer

As one of the most lethal genitourinary cancers, a greater recognition of kidney cancer as a European healthcare problem is a principal requirement. During the Kidney Cancer Europe Roundtable organised by the International Centre for Parliamentary Studies (ICPS), caregivers,...

ESUR18 Call for Nominations: Dominique Chopin Distinguished Award

The EAU Section of Urological Research (ESUR) is pleased to announce that nominations for the Dominique Chopin Distinguished Award will be accepted until 30 November 2018. ESUR will give recognition to a researcher who has significantly advanced basic, translational...
Lewis cystometer

Exhibit of the Month: The Lewis Cystometer

Every month, an EAU History Office member chooses an item of particular interest from the European Museum of Urology. This instrument was chosen by Dr Johan Mattelaer, retired urologist from Belgium and founding Chairman of the EAU History Office. The...
Stenzl on EAU19

Q&A: Arnulf Stenzl, Scientific Congress Office Chair, on EAU19

The Annual Congress is the EAU’s flagship scientific meeting, and therefore it’s the place for innovations in how this information is communicated to its delegates. We spoke to Prof. Arnulf Stenzl (Tübingen, DE), Chairman of the Scientific Congress Office,...