AUA2021: Registration Open!
The 2021 AUA Annual Meeting now features more content than ever before! Virtual programs will be offered from May through August, providing education on timely topics relevant to you and your practice. Join us online this summer and get excited to meet in-person in Las Vegas from September 10-13. Explore the programs and register today!
AUA Releases Update to Telehealth White Paper
Over 70% of urologists adopted some form of telemedicine usage during the ongoing public health emergency. The current circumstances allowed the AUA Telehealth Workgroup to update the white paper to reflect our new state of telehealth in this era of rapid adoption.
Rising Star in Urology Research Award: Now Accepting Applications
The 2021 Urology Care Foundation Rising Stars in Urology Research Award competition is now open! A letter of intent is required and is due by May 20, 2021, 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. The application deadline is June 3, 2021.
NCI Reduces K08 Award Percent Effort Requirements
On April 14, the National Cancer Institute (NCI) officially changed their rules to allow Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (K08) applicants to apply for awards at 50 percent effort vs. the initial 75 percent. The lowering of the percent effort to 50 percent allows more surgeon-scientists to apply, and to address major needs in moving research discoveries forward into clinical practice.
COVID-19: Resources Available for Urologists
New content this week includes updated guidance from major agencies and new "Voices of Urology" podcasts with members from around the globe.