Research Programs - AUA Annual Meeting


Research Programs

AUA2023 – Research

The AUA will offer several programs for urology researchers and physician scientists during the 2023 Annual Meeting.

Mark your calendars now, please contact with any questions, and we look forward to seeing you in Chicago!

Friday April 28, 2023

Basic Sciences Symposium
Topic: "New Developments in Understanding and Treating Pelvic Pain"
7:30-11:30 a.m.

Urologic Oncology Research Symposium
Topic: "Getting to Success in Urologic Oncology Clinical Trials"
1-5 p.m.

Saturday April 29, 2023

Research Independent Practice Symposium
Topic: "Introduction to Independent Practice Research"
7:30-11:30 a.m.

Challenges for Urologic Research Symposium
Topic: "Overcoming Health Disparities in Urologic Research"
1-5 p.m.

USMART Academy Reception
5-6 p.m.

Current and previous members of the AUA Urology Scientific Mentoring and Research Training (USMART) Academy gather to network with program mentees and mentors.
Please note that attendance is by invitation only.

Urology Care Foundation Research Honors Program & Reception
6-8 p.m.

The American Urological Association and the Urology Care Foundation (UCF) recognize the outstanding achievements of early-career investigators who are completing a UCF-funded research project, acknowledge new research grant recipients, and present Awards of Distinction to accomplished senior urology researchers at the annual Research Honors Program & Reception. This premier event for urology researchers at the AUA Annual Meeting is comprised of an award recognition ceremony, networking reception, and scientific poster session for UCF-funded grantees.
Please note that attendance is by invitation only.

Sunday April 30, 2023

Research Forum: Early-Career Investigators Showcase

The only session at the AUA Annual Meeting dedicated to showcasing the work of early-career physician-scientists and researchers, this forum focuses on domestic and international early-career scientists and their impactful projects in a poster session and series of judged podium presentations. This highly anticipated annual event highlights innovative, relevant, and potentially impactful research projects across the research spectrum from bench to bedside and beyond. Winners of the podium presentation competition, judged by highly accomplished senior urologic researchers, receive a certificate of achievement and bragging rights for the following year!