39th Congress of the Société Internationale d'Urologie
October 17-20, 2019, Athens, Greece
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Trainees and Young Urologists

Residents, Fellows and Young Urologists are an integral part of the SIU 2019 Congress!

Did you know?  Trainees are entitled to free SIU Membership as well as reduced congress registration rates.  

Check out some of the sessions and opportunities below that SIU has developed to help ensure active participation by the future leaders in urology!

Thursday, October 17

0800-1100

SIU Innovators Symposium

Co-Chairs: Shusuke Akamatsu, Japan / Pradeep Rao, India

 

This session features the most pertinent and hottest topics in urology, organized and led by the SIU Innovators Committee, which seeks to engage early career urologists.

0900-1600

Tips and Tricks in Research and Publication

Co-Chairs: Stavros Gravas, Greece / Laurence Klotz, Canada / Rajeev Kumar, India

 

The SIU Academy portion of this programme (1100-1300), will cover topics such as: 

 

  • Who is the Urology Resident and What Does He/She Want?
  • Differences in Training Across the World: The Role of SIU Programmes and Scholarships
  • e-learning in Urology
  • Simulators and HOT in Urological Education
  • Social Media as an Educational Tool
  • Dissemination of Knowledge: The Example of the SIU-ERAS Programme 
  • Digital Applications in Medicine

Friday, October 18 

1800-1900

SIU Innovators Networking Mixer

 

This event is a casual social event which allows young urologists and trainees to meet and interact with their contemporaries from around the world, as well as mingle with some of the biggest names in international urology from the SIU's Board of Directors.

Saturday, October 19

1100-1230

Resident Mentoring Session

Moderator: M. Hadi Radfar, Iran

 

An intimate networking session with up to 10 world-class experts paired with up to 3 trainees at a time. The group of trainees will have 8 minutes with each expert to ask questions and seek advice regarding career planning and goals.

Sunday, October 20

1400-1600

Residents Forum: Moderated ePoster Session

 

SIU 2019 Abstracts may be submitted for the Residents Forum ePoster session. Led by international and local young urologists, this session allows for an open discussion and debate amongst colleagues-in-training in a friendly and collegial setting.

 

For full programme details, visit the programme schedule here