We hope everyone is staying safe in these turbulent times. We want to provide you with an update on SIU 2020, including a message from SIU’s President on COVID-19 and notice of abstract deadline extension.
A variety of eLearning programmes are available on SIU Academy, including a recently-launched Residents’ Corner, several CME-accredited programmes and surgical demonstration videos. Accessible any time, any where, we are hopeful that the SIU Academy platform can make a positive difference for those experiencing disruption in education and training. More content has been made available Open Access until August 1.
The uCARE’s pilot study, Ureteral Stenting After Ureteroscopy for Stone Treatment: A Global Perspective of Indications and Outcomes was completed in the last quarter of 2019. Assuring the quality and the usefulness of the data from human clinical research is crucial to the success of the study. Two of the audit committee members provide us their perspectives on their experience with electronic auditing of the registry data.
SIU 2019 congress webcasts are now on SIU Academy - including the all-day Live Surgery broadcast featuring oncology, robotics, reconstruction and upper/lower tract endourology. Click here to start watching!
Read highlights from SIU's B2B GU Cancer Triad meeting in Berlin and click here to watch SIU Bench-to-Bedside Uro-oncology: GU Cancer Triad Webcasts on SIU Academy.
Join us in Montreal, Canada - home of the SIU Central Office - for the 40th Congress of the SIU! Go to the Congress section for more details.
The final edition of the SIU-WJU Article of the Month addressing the role of preoperative multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) as a predictor of post-prostatectomy incontinence (PPI).
The SIU hosted a Bench to Bedside meeting during the AAU's 15ème Congrès National D'Urologie last month. Read the highlights from SIU faculty.
Thank you to all who joined us for SIU’s upcoming B2B Uro-oncology meeting which brought together some of the lead investigators and surgeons in prostate, bladder and kidney cancer for one-and-a-half-days of cutting-edge scientific programming. Watch SIU Academy in January 2020 for upcoming webcasts from this exciting event.
The SIU is pleased to announce its Board of Directors for 2019-2020.