b'ABOUT SIULetter from the PresidentDear Friends,It is my distinct honour to address you as the first-ever SIU president from Latin America. I have been a part of the SIU for several decades, and I have seen the Society grow and evolve with innovative new technologies and programmes while maintaining its focus on fostering cooperation between urologists from all parts of the world. Thanks to dedicated board members, committees, and sponsors as well as my presidential predecessorswho hail from all corners of the globe, the SIU has been able to reach and impact the lives of urologists from every continent, thereby positively impacting patient care in areas that may need it the most. I hope you will take some time to look through this years uMAG as we set the course for 2022. While the future is always uncertain, the SIU remains dedicated to forging its own path forward in order to best represent its members and the urology community at large. If you are not yet a member, I heartily encourage you to join and become a part of this one-of-a-kind international network in urology.Sincerely,Reynaldo GmezChileSIU President, 202120224 SIUuMAG|MARCH 2022, VOLUME 3, NO. 1'