NEAUA Highlighter Newsletter
April 2018 Issue

NEAUA Well Represented at AUA Advocacy Summit

By Arthur Tarantino, MD, President

The 2018 Annual Urology Advocacy Summit in Washington DC (The Side of the City You Likely Missed)

By Stephen Schiff, MD, President-Elect

2017 Section Demographic Survey Review

By Vernon Pais, Jr., MD, Secretary

In Memoria: John Heaney, MD, NEAUA Past President

Support Dr. Florian Schroeck at the AUA Early Career Workshop in San Francisco!

Understanding surveillance for non-muscle invasive bladder cancer
Saturday, May 19, 2018 from 3-5pm in the Moscone Center Room 207-208 (South Building)


Save the Date and Book Your Housing for the 2018 Annual Meeting in Hartford, CT!

Program Co-Chairs: Jared Bieniek, MD and Joseph Wagner, MD
Preliminary Program Available: May 2018


Show your Support through the Section Education Fund

Essays and Post-AUA Advocacy Summit Reports from the 2018 Sponsored Residents

Eric Jung, MD, Brown University, Providence, RI: Winning Essay and Post Summit Reflection
Curtis Cleveland, MD, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT: Winning Essay
Tyler McClintock, MD, Brigham and Women's, Boston, MA: Winning Essay and Post Summit Reflection
Michael Rezaee, MD, Dartmouth Hitchcock, Lebanon, NH: Winning Essay and Post Summit Reflection


Support the New England Residents Bowl Team in San Francisco! See competition schedule.

  • Michael Grant, MD, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Michelle Kim, MD, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Patrick Murray, MD, Maine Medical Center
  • Archana Rajender, MD, Boston University
  • Jared Schober, MD, Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
  • Kristian Stensland, MD, Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

Support the New England Chief Resident Debate Team at AUA 2018! See competition schedule.

  • Paul Bower, MD, Brown University
  • Annah Vollsted, MD, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

AUA Board of Directors Update: May 2018

AUA 2018 Q1 Advocacy Summary

AACU Government Relations and Advocacy Update

Based on a partnership between the New England Section of the AUA and the American Association of Clinical Urologists (AACU) the following provides updates on legislative processes and issues affecting urologists. Contact the AACU government affairs office at 847-517-1050 or info@aacuweb.org for more information, or with comments or suggestions.

AUA Interactive State Legislation Map

Mark Your Calendars: Upcoming Meetings