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SIU Governance

The SIU is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of 25 urologists. All SIU members in good standing are entitled to vote at the General Assembly, held annually at the SIU Congress.

The SIU has approximately 7,000 individual members representing over 131 countries. 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
2017-2018

Badrinath Konety
Badrinath
KONETY
UNITED STATES

President
Simon Tanguay
Simon
TANGUAY
CANADA

President-elect
Patrick Coloby
Patrick
COLOBY
FRANCE

Past President and Nominating Committee Chair
Sanjay Kulkarni
Sanjay
KULKARNI
INDIA

Vice President
Jean de la Rosette
Jean de la
ROSETTE
THE NETHERLANDS

General Secretary
Olivier Traxer
Olivier
TRAXER
FRANCE

Treasurer
Peter Hammerer
Peter
HAMMERER
GERMANY

Congress Organizing
Kurt McCammon
Kurt
MCCAMMON
UNITED STATES

Office of Education
Gopal Badlani
Gopal
BADLANI
UNITED STATES

Scientific Programme Co-Chair
Rajeev Kumar
Rajeev
KUMAR
INDIA

Scientific Programme Co-Chair
Stavros Gravas
Stavros
GRAVAS
GREECE

Consensus and Education
Liping Xie
Liping
XIE
CHINA

Institutes and Scholarships
Mototsugu Oya
Mototsugu
OYA
JAPAN

Publications
Peter Black
Peter
BLACK
CANADA

Innovators and Technology
Masatoshi Eto
Masatoshi
ETO
JAPAN

Corporate Development
Serigne Gueye
Serigne
GUEYE
SENEGAL

Membership and International Relations -
Africa and Middle East
Reynaldo Gomez
Reynaldo
GOMEZ
CHILE

Membership and International Relations - Americas
Gyung Tak Mario Sung
Gyung Tak Mario
SUNG
SOUTH KOREA

Membership and International Relations-
Asia-Pacific
Petrisor Geavlete
Petrisor
GEAVLETE
ROMANIA

Membership and International Relations -
Europe
Mihir Desai
Mihir
DESAI
UNITED STATES

OFFICE OF RESEARCH
Joyce Baard
Joyce
BAARD
THE NETHERLANDS

APPLIED RESEARCH COMMITTEE
Alex Danso
Alex
DANSO
ZIMBABWE

National Delegate Representative
Makarand Khochikar
Makarand
KHOCHIKAR
INDIA

National Delegate Representative
Damien Bolton
Damien
BOLTON
AUSTRALIA

General Assembly Representative
Nasser Simforoosh
Nasser
SIMFOROOSH
IRAN

General Assembly Representative