• Celebrating 100 years of urology at the University of Iowa

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    The University of Iowa Department of Urology is celebrating 100 years of urology at Iowa! Please make plans to join us for two days of learning sessions, social activities and family fun, August 21-22 in Iowa City.

    Academic sessions with CME credits will be presented through the annual meeting of the Iowa Urological Society.

    Lectures will be presented by Iowa Urology alumni. Scheduled to present:


     Sandlow, Jay

    Dr. Jay Sandlow

    Current Affiliation: Medical College of Wisconsin, Professor and Vice Chair
    Reproductive Medicine, Male Infertility

    1987-1993, Resident, University of Iowa
    1993-1995, Fellow, Male Infertility, University of Iowa
    1995-2003, Faculty, University of Iowa

     Griebling, Tomas

    Dr. Tomas L. Griebling

    Current Affiliation: University of Kansas, Professor, Vice Chair and Residency Program Director
    Geriatric Urology

    1991-1997, Resident, University of Iowa
    1997-1999, Fellow, Reconstructive Urology, University of Iowa

     See, William

    Dr. William A. See

    Current Affiliation: Medical College of Wisconsin, Professor and Chair
    Urologic Oncology

    1988-1990, AFUD Fellowship in Urologic Oncology, University of Iowa
    1988-1999, Faculty, University of Iowa

     Konety, Badrinath

    Dr. Badrinath R. Konety

    Current Affiliation: University of Minnesota, Professor and Chair
    Urologic Oncology

    2001-2005, Faculty, University of Iowa

     Powell, CR

    Dr. C.R. Powell

    Current Affiliation: Indiana University, Assistant Professor
    Voiding Dysfunction and Reconstructive Urology

    2008-2009, Fellow, Voiding Dysfunction and Reconstructive Urology, University of Iowa

     Austin, Chris

    Dr. Chris Austin

    Current Affiliation: Oregon Health and Science University, Associate Professor
    Pediatric Urology

    1994-2000, Resident, University of Iowa
    2002-2009, Faculty, University of Iowa

     Duchene, David

    Dr. David Duchene

    Current Affiliation: University of Kansas, Associate Professor
    Robotic and Minimally Invasive Urologic Surgery

    2005-2006, Fellow, Endourology, University of Iowa

    Other Activities

    Gable, Dan

    Hawkeye legend Dan Gable will speak during the black-tie optional dinner Saturday evening.

    We will offer plenty of free time to catch up with friends and colleagues you haven’t seen in a while. Join us for a Best Ball golf tournament at Finkbine on Friday afternoon and a Welcome Reception at the Iowa Hall of Fame on Friday evening.

    CME sessions will be offered Friday and Saturday mornings.

    Our celebration will be capped off with a black-tie optional dinner on Saturday evening featuring Olympic Gold Medalist and former Hawkeye Wrestling Coach, Dan Gable as our guest speaker.

    Further details will be posted here in the coming months and formal invitations will be sent this summer. For immediate information, please contact Ava Rutter at (319) 467-5074 or ava-rutter@uiowa.edu.


    At this time, we are offering accommodations at the Iowa House Hotel.

    Iowa House Hotel
    125 North Madison Street
    Iowa City, IA 52242

    Reservations can be made online at http://iowahousehotel.com/rooms/. Please use Group Code 1508IOWAUR or by calling (319) 335-3513 and reserving under the block name "Iowa Urological Society Meeting."

    Rates are $90/night and include free parking, free-wi-fi, continental breakfast and passes to the UI Wellness Center.

    Help Support Us

    For more information about supporting the Department of Urology, please contact:

    Bridget Hoffman
    Executive Director, Major Gifts
    UI Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine
    UI Hospitals and Clinics
    (319) 467-3470
    (800) 648-6973


    NOTICE: The State University of Iowa Foundation is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization soliciting tax-deductible private contributions for the benefit of the University of Iowa. Please review its full disclosure statement.

    Check this page often for updates!