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The AUA is committed to supporting urologic research through education, advocacy and funding. These three pillars support the overall research mission to increase and maintain the urology physician-scientist and researcher workforce to catalyze the advancement of clinical practice and reduce the burden of urologic disease.

The Latest in Urology Research

AUA Hosts Webinar on DoD Kidney Cancer Research Program Funding

The AUA recently partnered with Department of Defense (DoD) Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP)'s program manager to host an informational webinar on applying for research funding through the Kidney Cancer Research Program. This webinar is a valuable tool for anyone seeking support for kidney cancer research.   View the webinar

2018 AUA Annual Census Is Now Open

The AUA Annual Census is a specialty-wide survey of all members in the urology community across the globe. This critical survey will provide important information on urology workforce and practice to clinicians, policymakers, patients, payers and the general public. Participating in the AUA Annual Census, which takes approximately 10 minutes, will help promote our specialty and inform policy.   Take the census

The Journal of Urology®

The Journal of Urology® is the official journal of the American Urological Association, Inc.® as well as the most widely read and highly cited publication in the field. The Journal of Urology® provides physicians with all the clinically relevant information necessary to stay at the forefront of this dynamic specialty. International members have free access to the journal.   Access the journal



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AUA Investigator

AUA Investigator, a quarterly digital newsletter, features the latest news and information impacting the urologic research community, including urologic research events, resources, funding opportunities, grant writing, advocacy, training and faculty opportunities and more.   Subscribe today

AUA Statistical Services

The AUA offers comprehensive professional data analysis to urologists and urology practices, other researchers and government and industry groups.   Learn more

Physician Scientist Residency Training Award Competition

Fourth-year medical students and recent medical school graduates with a passion for urology and research are invited to apply to the new Physician Scientist Residency Training Award. Letters of intent are due Aug. 16 at 5 p.m. ET.   Apply now


EUREKA! is AUA's research news & funding digest distributed regularly to include the latest urology research news and funding opportunities.   View issues