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New mailing address for SIU Central Office
Please note that the SIU Central Office has a new suite number: #1012. The street address, postal code as well as all other contact info (e.g. phone/fax number) remain the same.
Our new mailing address is:
Société Internationale d'Urologie
1155 University St., Suite 1012
Montréal (QC) CANADA H3B 3A7
Meetings & Congresses
SIU 2013 Abstract Submission is now closed. Thank you to all who submitted their abstracts. Notifications will be sent to authors in June 2013.
Thank you to all who attended the SIU's 32nd Congress in Fukuoka, Japan, September 30-October 4!
This year the SIU collaborated with Olympus to award four abstract prizes.
Best Video Presentation Award
René Sotelo, Venezuela
VID-09: Robotic Repair of Vesicovaginal Fistulae: Transperitoneal Transvaginal Approach
Edson Carvalho Retroz, Portugal
VID-29: Laparoscopic Coagulum Pyelolithotomy
Best Poster Presentation Award
Kazumi Taguchi, Japan
MP-03.05: Macrophage-Colony Stimulating Factor (M-CSF) Is a Novel Preventative Agent Against Renal Stone Disease by Inducing Anti-Inflammatory Macrophages
Alexander McBean, USA
MP-06.09: Persistence in the Use of Drugs for the Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
Explore SIU's new
The SIU is pleased to announce a scholarship programme for up to 10 residents/fellows from ‘B’ and ‘C’ countries—based on World Bank Data from July 2011—to attend the 33rd SIU Congress in Vancouver, Canada from September 8-12, 2013.
Applications are due June 31, 2013.
Preference will be given to those who are presenting an abstract/video at SIU 2013.
Requirements for application:
- Must be a Resident or Fellow at the time of application
- Must be a Resident of a World Bank-designated 'B' or 'C' country. To see a list of the
World Bank classifications, please click here.
To apply: application may be sent by email, fax to:
SIU Central Office
Fax: +1 514 875 0205
Phone: +1 514 875 5665
The SIU will provide successful applicants with a scholarship that covers registration and housing for the duration of the Congress (4 nights at SIU-appointed hotel).
Please note that the applicant will be responsible for their own travel costs to/from Canada, and any other related expenses, such as meals and other incidentals.