2010 - 2011



Timothy B. Hopkins, M.D.

Jeffrey A. Ranta, M.D.

E. Ann Gormley, M.D.

Mark K. Plante, M.D.

Mark Sigman, M.D.

Peter N. Tiffany, M.D.



Anthony J. DiStefano, M.D.

Lisa Tran Beaule, M.D.

Dianne E. Sacco, M.D.

Paula B. Bellin, M.D.

John J. Munoz, M.D.

Joseph F. Renzulli, II, M.D.

Andrew C. Mahoney, M.D.


David F. Green, M.D.

Aurelie M. Alger, J.D.
500 Cummings Center,Suite 4400
Beverly, MA 01915

NEAUA Highlighter Newsletter

Fall, 2011
Timothy B. Hopkins, MD

It has been a pleasure and honor to serve you as President of the New England Section of the AUA. This has been an exciting and very busy year that has passed very quickly. Our Joint Meeting with the Mid Atlantic Section AUA Nov 3-6 at the Disney Swan Hotel in Orlando, Florida is rapidly approaching. Read More

William Bihrle, III, MD

On July 6, 2011 one of New England's own, Leonard Zinman, MD, was inducted into the Royal College of Surgeons in London, England as an honorary fellow. Read More

Brian M. Jumper, MD

September 2011

This report is an overview of the two meetings which I attended as the NE Section Representative to the Health Policy Council. These were held on November 13, 2010 in Linthicum, MD, and on May 16, 2011 in Washington, DC at the Annual AUA Meeting. Meetings were chaired by Steven Schlossberg, MD. Read More

NEAUA Annual Business Meeting

Saturday, November 5, 2011
8:00 - 8:30 AM
Swan Ballroom I-IV, Walt World Disney Swan Hotel
Section Members Only

Minutes of the 2010 Annual Business Meeting are published in the Spring 2011 edition of the NEAUA Newsletter. There are no By-Law amendments for review.


Physician extenders and allied health professionals are valuable members of the New England urologic community and the New England Section believes that continued collaboration between this community and regional urologists is important. Read More

NEAUA & MAAUA Joint Meeting November 2011

View the Joint Meeting Program


These events are included in both attendee and spouse/guest registrations. Read More


In order to best serve its membership, the New England Section of the American Urological Association must maintain accurate records for effective and efficient communication. Read More


E. Ann Gormley, MD

As summer ends and fall appears to be off to a wet start in New England, Orlando in early November will appeal to all who felt that summer went by too quickly. Read More


President Obama named 94 researchers as recipients of the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers, the highest honor bestowed by the United States government on science and engineering professionals in the early stages of their independent research careers. Dr. B. Price Kerfoot, NEAUA Member, was named a recipient of the PECASE award! Read More

Peter N. Tiffany, MD

The AUA History Committee's Hometown Heroes project will honor Dr. Samuel Broaddus from Portland, Maine at the Section meeting in Orlando. Since 1993 Sam had partnered with colleagues at Maine Medical Center and with the Haitian medical community to support the development of a sustainable health care system in Cap-Haitien, Haiti. Read More

2011 New England Section Member Profile Data Announcement

The 2011 NEAUA Member Profile Survey was conducted in summer 2011. Highlights from the survey results will be presented during Dr. Timothy B. Hopkins's Presidential Address on Saturday, November 5th at 11:30 AM at the Swan Hotel in Orlando, Florida. Full data results will be made available to Section members via the NEAUA website Members Only area after the November 2011 Joint Meeting.

2012-2013 AUA Leadership Program

Are you or your colleagues who are 1 to 15 years out of training (including fellowship immediately following residency) looking for an opportunity to become more involved with the AUA? You may be interested in applying for the 2012-2013 AUA Leadership Program!

Visit the AUA website for more information.

Joint Meeting Guest/Spouse Registration

For security purposes, all events during the 2011 Joint Annual Meeting require attendees to be registered and wear a registration badge. Please be sure to register in advance for spouse/guest registration. If you are bringing children to the meeting, please contact the Section offices to arrange for a children's registration. Guests without badges will not be allowed into any social events and will not be able to participate in any meeting activities.

Spouse/Guest Registration Includes:

  • Hospitality Suite: (Thursday, November 3rd Saturday, November 5th, Swan Hotel Macaw & Terrace) – Includes a full hot breakfast each day.
  • Welcome Reception: (Thursday, November 3rd, Swan Hotel Ballrooms V-X)
  • Around the World Dinner: (Friday, November 4th, Swan Hotel Lake Terrace)
  • President's Dinner: (Saturday, November 5th, Swan Hotel Ballrooms V-X & Foyer)

ARS System Notice

New This Year at the NEAUA Meeting!
Joint Meeting presentations will feature Audience Response Questions that will allow attendees to answer via text message from their cell phones and smart phones. Please look for questions throughout the Joint Meeting presentations and for further instructions on how you can actively participate in this year's innovative program.