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SIU Governance

The SIU is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of 28 urologists from 15 countries. All SIU members in good standing are entitled to vote at the General Assembly, held annually at the SIU Congress.

The SIU has approximately 10,000 individual members representing over 130 countries/regions. There are various membership categories (i.e., active, associate, allied health professional, trainee, etc.), which all require sponsorship by an SIU member in good standing and proof of Board Certification.

Board of Directors
2021-2022

Reynaldo Gómez
Reynaldo
GóMEZ
CHILE

President
Li-Ping Xie
Li-Ping
XIE
CHINA

President-Elect
Rajeev Kumar
Rajeev
KUMAR
INDIA

Vice President
Sanjay B. Kulkarni
Sanjay B.
KULKARNI
INDIA

Past President and Nominating Committee Chair
Jean de la Rosette
Jean de la
ROSETTE
TURKEY

General Secretary
Stavros Gravas
Stavros
GRAVAS
CYPRUS

General Secretary-Elect
Damien Bolton
Damien
BOLTON
AUSTRALIA

Treasurer
Faysal Yafi
Faysal
YAFI
UNITED STATES

Office of Education
Laurence Klotz
Laurence
KLOTZ
CANADA

Office of Research
Mihir Desai
Mihir
DESAI
UNITED STATES

Office of Research-Elect
Philippe Spiess
Philippe
SPIESS
UNITED STATES

Publications
Rafael Sanchez-Salas
Rafael
SANCHEZ-SALAS
CANADA

Congress Organizing
Norio Nonomura
Norio
NONOMURA
JAPAN

Corporate Development
Ramon Virasoro
Ramon
VIRASORO
UNITED STATES

Membership and International Relations -
Americas
E. Oluwabunmi Olapade-Olaopa
E. Oluwabunmi
OLAPADE-OLAOPA
NIGERIA

Membership and International Relations -
Africa and Middle East
Teng Aik Ong
Teng Aik
ONG
MALAYSIA

Membership and International Relations-
Asia-Pacific
Franck Bladou
Franck
BLADOU
FRANCE

Membership and International Relations -
Europe
Sean Elliott
Sean
ELLIOTT
UNITED STATES

Consensus & Education
Ashish Kamat
Ashish
KAMAT
UNITED STATES

Innovators
Pilar Laguna
Pilar
LAGUNA
TURKEY

Institutes and Scholarships
Christopher P. Evans
Christopher P.
EVANS
UNITED STATES

Scientific Programme
Co-Chair
Rajeev TP
Rajeev
TP
INDIA

Scientific Programme
Co-Chair
Ranan Dasgupta
Ranan
DASGUPTA
UNITED KINGDOM

Research Committee
Sung Kyu Hong
Sung Kyu
HONG
SOUTH KOREA

Uro Technology Training
Arturo Mendoza Valdes
Arturo Mendoza
VALDES
MEXICO

National Society Delegate Representative
Rajeev Sood
Rajeev
SOOD
INDIA

National Delegate Representative
Ates Kadioglu
Ates
KADIOGLU
TURKEY

General Assembly Representative
Sudhir  Rawal
Sudhir
RAWAL
INDIA

General Assembly Representative
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