The Emirates Urological Society (EUS) was launched in May 2011 as a sub specialty of the Emirates Medical Association (EMA.)
The EUS mission is to strengthen and promote the practice of urology medicine to improve the quality of life of the people of the UAE; support the promotion of healthcare awareness; foster maintaining high standards of care in urological medicine by facilitating access to the latest innovations and quality scientific and medical education to meet the needs of its members.
EUS continuously aims to collect, collate and disseminate knowledge and innovations concerning the educational, research and service provision aspects of the urology practice by encouraging and supporting the development of academic organisations of urologist physicians and representing the UAE before regional and international organisations and at meetings and forums concerned with health and medical care.
EUSC – EMIRATES UROLOGICAL SOCIETY “ANNUAL” MEETING
The EUS launched the first version of its annual meeting “EUSC 2012 – 01st to 03rd Nov 2012” to provide a forum for exchange that represents the consensus view of leading international urological faculty and organisations from around the world. The meeting was a well attended by local, regional and international delegations.
The second version “EUSC 2013” was held under the Patronage of HE Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan – UAE Minister of Culture, Youth & Community Development and in collaboration with the European Association of Urology (EAU.)
In 2014, EUS signed a collaboration agreement with the world leading Societe Internationale D’ Urologie (SIU) to host its first Regional Focus Meeting and the combined meetings were promoted as the “Emirates International Urology Conference 2014”, in collaboration with the European Association of Urology (EAU) and the Arab Association of Urology (AAU.)
The third version “EUSC 2014 -14th and 15th Nov 2014″ was held under the patronage of HH Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum – Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Minister of Finance and President of the Dubai Health Authority.
The fourth Emirates International Urological Conference EUSC 2015 held from 4th – 7th November 2015 featured joint symposia between the Emirates Urological Society and the most renowned international urological societies, specifically the AUA, EAU, ESSM, SIU and UAA. It also featured a catheterisation workshop targeted at nurses that likewise attracted a significant number of delegates.
The fifth Emirates International Urological Conference EUSC 2016 held from 15th – 17th December 2016 was held Under the Patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Minister of Finance and President of the Dubai Health Authority.
The sixth Emirates International Urological Conference EUSC 2017 was held under the patronage of HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Minister of Finance and President of the Dubai Health Authority and in collaboration with the 28th World Congress on Videourology & Advances in Clinical Urology between 8th -11th November 2017.
EUSC has now grown to become an important meeting on the regional calendar, thanks to the broad diversity of faculty and attendee profiles and the high interest levels shown by regional and international societies and healthcare organisations from around the world, to collaborate at EUSC.