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Mission

Enable qualified members primarily interested in the care of patients with malignant GU diseases to meet for the purpose of discussion, development and implementation of ideas to improve care.

Milestones

  • 1984: SUO started by founding fathers
  • 1986: Began summer meeting- primarily clinical
  • 2000: Began winter meeting- more basic
  • 2000: Formalized fellowships
  • 2007: Began OKAT exam
  • 2008: Started CTC
  • 2014: Celebrated 30th anniversary

Primary Objectives

  • Stimulate research and teaching in urologic oncology
  • Disseminate the principles of urologic oncology to medical profession at large
  • Bring urologists into a Society whose work is entirely/principally in malignant disease
  • Being the most qualified organization on matters of urologic oncology
  • Standardize fellowship training in urologic oncology