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  Dear Friends and Colleagues, Happy 2020 to all! It is hard to believe that my presidency is half over. Time is flying by! I appreciate you taking the time to read this letter in which I present a snapshot of our 2019 accomplishments in each area of IUGA’s Strategic Plan - knowledge creation and synthesis, knowledge dissemination, advocacy for urogynecology and IUGA, and strengthening our organization. Knowledge Creation & Synthesis There is no shortage of knowledge being created through committee projects, research, etc. The Terminology & Standardization Committee has a...
IUGA Academy has launched its sixth CME Course!  Refractory Incontinence is the latest CME course available on IUGA Academy (2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM). This course is freely available to IUGA members and includes the following: Management of Sling Failures: Recurrent Stress Incontinence (Javier...
We are pleased to announce the following members have been appointed to serve on the IUGA Scientific Committee, beginning January 1, 2020: Bärbel Junginger (Germany) Jan Willem de Leeuw (The Netherlands) Marie Paraiso (USA) This will be the second term for Marie Paraiso, and the...
IUGA is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 IUGA Observership Grants. Observership grants are awarded in three categories: one $4,000 USD grant to a trainee, fellow, or physician-in-training; one $4,000 USD grant to a consultant from a least developed country as defined by...
Now available: the newest IUGA Podcast by Albert De Decker Season 2 Episode 4 - IUGA Podcast - Season 2 Episode 4 - Vaginal mesh surgery Can we reconcile the different and often opposite views on the use of mesh in pelvic floor surgery?  Season 2 Episode 4...