Background

AAU is representing millions of population and should be the leader of providing the highest level of health care in urology field and helping urologists in the region to be continuously updated in their knowledge and clinical practice.

Not only must the existing activities be continued with the proper methods but the underlying organization problems must be solved and new innovating activities to be created. Therefore, the need for a comprehensive strategic plan has evolved.

Vision

To be a leading Urological Association of the Arab world with an international level.

Mission

AAU is a non-profit organization with a mission to connect all Arab national societies to provide their members a high standard level of education, research and clinical practice.

Objectives

  • To be a stream for scientific presentation of Arab world
  • To be a channel between east and west
  • Provide a continuous medical education to all urologists allover the Arab countries.
  • To be a platform for training to young urologists
  • Supporting and raising the level of Arab Journal of Urology
  • Supplying the best health care to urology patients in remote areas of the Arab world

The AAU  conference is rotating every year between different Arab countries, initially it was organized every other year, but from 2013, due to the increasing demand of gathering the Arab urologists more frequently, it has been changed into an annual conference starting in Iraq 2013 followed by Kuwait 2014, Jordan 2015, Sudan 2016, Egypt 2017, and ended this year 2018 in Dubai, UAE.

The AAU board of director is welcoming the joint conference with Emirates Urological Society and believe that Dubai will a strong hub of gathering the Arab urologists world wide.

AAU Board of Directors

NIbbras Elhamdani
President of AAU

Yasser Farahat
Secretary General

Mohamad Eissa
President Elect

Ibrahim Bani Hani
Past President

Hassan Abol-Enein
Chair of Scientific office

Ahmed Shokeir
Editor in chief of AJU

Yousuf Alhallak
Treasurer