Dr. Elspeth McDougall receives the 2017 Karl Storz Lifetime Achievement Award
Dr. McDougall is the first woman member of the Endourological Society, having joined the society in 1988, and also the first woman to be awarded this prestigious honour. The annual award is given to a senior endourologist whose lifetime contributions have had a major impact on the field of Endourology.
Dr. Ben Chew receives the 2017 Industry Award for Innovations in Endourological Instrumentation
This award is presented by the Endourological Society to individuals in industry and the company they represent who have promoted Endourology worldwide through product development, support of the society’s foreign fellows program, aided the international distribution of the Journal of Endourology, and/or provided grants in aid for the annual World Congress meeting.
Dr. Christopher Ong receives the 2017 MSFHR Innovation to Commercialization Award
In the first Innovation to Commercialization Competition, Dr. Christopher Ong received the award for the project title of Development of A Novel Biotherapeutic Fusion Protein Inhibitor For Treatment of Advanced Prostate Cancer.
Dr. Caigon Du receives the 2017 MSFHR Innovation to Commercialization Award
In the first Innovation to Commercialization Competition, Dr. Caigon Du received the award for the project title of Development of A Novel Organ Preservation Solution in Transplantation.
Dr. Lynn Stothers is a Primary Recipient of a Wall Scholar Award from the Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies
During her time as a Wall Scholar, Dr. Stothers will investigate the ‘mind-body-bladder’ connection in health and disease using novel technology.
Dr. Martin Gleave receives the Urology Care Foundation 2017 Richard D. Williams, MD Prostate Cancer Research Excellence Award
Since 2013, the Urology Care Foundation has presented the Williams Award, named in honor of the late urologist, scientist, mentor, and humanitarian. The Williams Award is presented annually to an individual (e.g. urologist, scientist, or researcher) for outstanding and impactful research and work in the field of prostate cancer.
Dr. Elspeth MacDougall receives American Urological Association Presidential Citation
For outstanding contributions to education and innovative learning methods in Urology.
Dr. Larry Goldenberg receives American Urological Association Hugh Hampton Young Award
For outstanding contributions in the study and treatment of prostatic diseases, and spearheading the development and implementation of a national men’s health program.