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EAU Crystal Matula Award
Prestigious prize granted to a young promising European urological academician
Supported by an unrestricted educational grant from LABORIE

Recipients of the EAU Crystal Matula Award:
2014 S.F. Shariat, Vienna (AT)
2013 P. Böstrom, Turku (FI)
2012 P.J. Bastian, Düsseldorf, (DE)
2011 S.G. Joniau, Leuven (BE)
2010 J.W.F. Catto, Sheffield (GB)
2009 M.J. Ribal Caparros, Barcelona (ES)
2008 V. Ficarra, Padua (IT)
2007 M.S. Michel, Mannheim (DE)
2006 A. De La Taille, Creteil (FR)
2005 M.P. Matikainen, Tampere (FI)
2004 P.F.A. Mulders, Nijmegen (NL)
2003 B. Malavaud, Toulouse (FR)
2002 M. Kuczyk, Hanover (DE)
2001 B. Djavan, Vienna (AT)
2000 A.R. Zlotta, Toronto (CA)
1999 G. Thalmann, Berne (CH)
1998 F. Montorsi, Milan (IT)
1996 F.C. Hamdy, Oxford (GB) 

EAU Willy Gregoir Medal
For a significant contribution to the development of the urological specialty in Europe.

Recipients of the EAU Willy Gregoir Medal:
2014 M. Pavone-Macaluso, Palermo (IT)
2013 C-C. Abbou, Creteil (FR)
2012 M.J. Marberger, Vienna (AT)
2011 U.E. Studer, Berne (CH)
2010 F.M.J. Debruyne, Nijmegen, (NL)
2009 P.J. Van Cangh, Brussels (BE)
2008 F. Pagano, Padua (IT)
2007 H. Frohmüller, Würzburg (DE)
2006 A. Borkowski, Warsaw (PL)
2005 R.T. Turner Warwick, Exeter (GB)
2004 F.H. Schröder, Rotterdam (NL)
2003 A. Le Duc, Paris (FR)
2002 R. Küss, Paris (FR) †
2001 J. Blandy, London (GB) †
2000 H. Marberger, Innsbruck (AT) †
1999 T. Hald, Copenhagen (DK) †
1998 F. Sole Balcells, Barcelona (ES)
1996 A. Steg, Paris (FR)
1994 L. Giuliani, Genoa (IT) †
1993 G. Chisholm, Edinburgh (GB) †
1992 J.A. Martinez-Pineiro, Madrid (ES)
1990 R. Hohenfellner, Mainz (DE)
1988 H. Hopkins, Reading (GB) †

EAU Hans Marberger Award
For the best European paper published on Minimally Invasive Surgery in Urology
Supported by an unrestricted educational grant from KARL STORZ GMBH & CO.KG

C. Netsch, Hamburg (DE)
Complications and Early Postoperative Outcome in 1080 Patients After Thulium Vapoenucleation of the Prostate: Results at a Single Institution
European Urology 63 (2013) 859–867


J. Rassweiler, Heilbronn (DE)
iPad-Assisted Percutaneous Access to the Kidney Using Marker-Based Navigation: Initial Clinical Experience
European Urology (2012), doi 10.1016/j.eururo.2011.12.024

A. Alcaraz, Barcelona
Feasibility of transvaginal natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery–assisted living donor nephrectomy: Is kidney vaginal delivery the approach of the future?
European Urology (2011), doi: 10/1016/j.eururo.2011.03.021


M. Rouprêt, Paris (FR)
Pitié-Salpétrière Hospital, Paris (FR)
Laparoscopic approach for artificial urinary sphincter implantation in women with intrinsic sphincter deficiency incontinence: A single-centre preliminary experience
European Urology 57 (2010) 499-505
M. Marszalek, Vienna (AT)
Donauspital, Vienna (AT)
Laparoscopic and open partial nephrectomy: A matched-pair comparison of 200 patients
European Urology 55 (2009) 1171-1178

H.U. Jung, Fredericia (DK)
Fredericia Hospital, Fredericia, (DK)
Endoluminal isoproterenol irrigation decrease renal pelvic pressure during flexible ureterorenoscopy: a clinical randomised, controlled study
European Urology (2008) December

J. Grosse, Aachen (DE)
University Clinics of the RWTH, Aachen, (DE)
Success of repeat detrusor injections of botulinum A toxin in patients with severe neurogenic detrusor overactivity and incontinence
European Urology 47 (2005) 653-659

E.P. Ayala, Barcelona (ES)
Hospital Universitario Son Dureta, Palma de Mallorca, (ES)
Management and prognosis of transitional cell carcinoma superficial recurrence in muscle-invasive bladder cancer after bladder preservation
European Urology 44 (2003) 222-225

EAU Frans Debruyne Life Time Achievement Award
For a longstanding and important contribution to the activities and development of the EAU

Recipients of the EAU Frans Debruyne Life Time Achievement Award:
2014 L. Denis, Antwerp (BE)
2013 J. Breza, Bratislava (SK)
2012 R.E. Hautmann, Neu-Ulm (DE)
2011 A. Le Duc, Paris (FR)
2010 R. Vela Navarrete, Madrid (ES)
2009 J. Mattelaer, Kortrijk (BE)
2008 R. Ackermann, Düsseldorf (DE)
2007 L. Boccon-Gibod, Paris (FR)
2006 C.C. Schulman, Brussels (BE)

EAU Innovators in Urology Award
In recognition of the importance of inventions and clinical contributions with a major impact on influencing the treatment and/or diagnosis of a urological disease

R. Gaston, Bordeaux (FR)
U.E. Studer, Berne (CH)
J.E.A. Wickham, Dorking (GB)
C.G. Chaussy, Munich (DE)

EAU Prostate Cancer Research Award
For the best paper published on clinical or experimental studies in prostate cancer
Supported by an unrestricted educational grant from the FRITZ H. SCHRÖDER FOUNDATION

2014 Z. Culig, Innsbruck (AT)
2013 I. Ahmad, Glasgow (GB)

Best Paper Awards 2013

Prize for Best Paper published on Fundamental Research in the urological literature in 2012-2013
Identification of TDRD1 as a direct target gene of ERG in primary prostate cancer
J.L. Boormans, H. Korsten, A.J.C. Ziel-van der Made, G.J.L.H. van Leenders, C. V. de Vos, G. Jenster,
J. Trapman (Rotterdam, The Netherlands)
International Journal of Cancer 133(2):335-45: doi: 10.1002/ijc.28025. Epub 2013 Feb 12

Prize for Best Paper published on Clinical Research in the urological literature in 2012-2013
Mapping of Pelvic Lymph Node Metastases in Prostate Cancer
S. Joniau, L. Van den Bergh, E. Lerut, C.M. Deroose, K. Haustermans, R. Oyen, T. Budiharto, F. Ameye,
K. Bogaerts, H. Van Poppel (Leuven, Belgium)
European Urology 63 (2013) 450–458:

Prize for Best Scientific Paper published in European Urology in 2012-2013
Final Results of an EORTC-GU Cancers Group Randomized Study of Maintenance Bacillus Calmette-Guérin in Intermediate- and High-risk Ta, T1 Papillary Carcinoma of the Urinary Bladder: One-third Dose Versus Full Dose and 1 Year Versus 3 Years of Maintenance  
J. Oddens, M. Brausi, R. Sylvester, A. Bono, C. v.d. Beek, G. v. Andel, P. Gontero, W. Hoeltl, L. Turkeri, S. Marreaud, S. Collette, W. Oosterlinck  (’s-Hertogenbosch, Maastricht, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Brussels, Ghent, Belgium; Modena, Varese, Torino, Italy; Vienna, Austria; Istanbul, Turkey)
European Urology, Volume 63, Issue 3, March 2013, Pages 462-472
Supported by an unrestricted educational grant from ELSEVIER

Prize for Best Scientific Paper published on Fundamental Research in European Urology by a young urologist in 2012-2013

Indium-111–labeled Girentuximab ImmunoSPECT as a Diagnostic Tool in Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma
C.H.J. Muselaers, O.C. Boerman, E. Oosterwijk, J.F. Langenhuijsen, W.J.G. Oyen, P.F.A. Mulder (Nijmegen, The Netherlands)
European Urology, Volume 63, Issue 6, June 2013, Pages 1101-1106
Supported by an unrestricted educational grant from ELSEVIER

Prize for Best Scientific Paper published on Clinical Research in European Urology by a young urologist in 2012-2013
Natural History of Early, Localized Prostate Cancer: A Final Report from Three Decades of Follow-up
M. Popiolek, J.R. Rider, O. Andrén, S. Andersson, L. Holmberg, H. Adami, J. Johansson (Boston, United States of America; Örebro, Uppsala, Sweden)
European Urology, Volume 63, Issue 3, March 2013, Pages 428-435

Best Abstracts Awards

First Prize for Best Abstract (Oncology)
Molecular classification of T1 urothelial bladder cancer identifies high-risk subtypes
O. Patschan, G. Sjödahl, G. Chebil, K. Lövgren, M. Lauss, S. Gudjonsson, P. Kollberg, P. Eriksson, M. Aine,
W. Månsson, M. Fernö, F. Liedberg, M. Höglund (Malmö, Lund, Helsingborg, Sweden)
Abstract 40

Second Prize for Best Abstract (Oncology)
Benefit of three-dimensional printing in robotic laparoscopic renal surgery: Tangible surgical navigation using a patient-based three-dimensional printed kidney
Y. Shiga, M.S. Sugimoto, T.I. Iwabuchi, Y.K. Kawano, Y.O. Oiwa, H.W. Watanabe, K.H. Hariu, M.S. Shimbori, K.U. Umeda, T.O. Otsutomo, H.M. Morikawa, R.Y. Yamamoto (Tokyo, Kobe, Japan)
Abstract 1124

Third Prize for Best Abstract (Oncology)
Combination therapy with sunitinib and 177-Lu-girentuximab in RCC
J.C. Oosterwijk-Wakka, W.P.J. Leenders, G.M. Franssen, O.C. Boerman, F.A. Mulders, E. Oosterwijk (Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Abstract 192

First Prize for Best Abstract (Non-Oncology)
Pre-clinical and clinical translation of a tissue engineered neo?urinary conduit using adipose derived smooth muscle cells for urinary reconstruction
T. Bivalacqua, G. Steinberg, N. Smith, S. Lerner, B. Bochner, C. Lee, E. Rivera, D. Jain, T. Bertram,
M. Schoenberg (Baltimore, Chicago, Dallas, New York, Michigan, United States of America)
Abstract 178

Second Prize for Best Abstract (Non-Oncology)
Looking for solutions to the kidneys shortage: Xeno-transplantation of metanephroi
C.D. Vera-Donoso, F. Marco-Jiménez, J.S. Vicente-Antón (Valencia, Spain)
Abstract 908

Third Prize for Best Abstract (Non-Oncology)
URB937, a peripherally-restricted inhibitor of fatty acid amide hydrolase, reduces prostaglandin E2-induced hyperactivity of bladder mechanoafferent nerve fibers in rats
N. Aizawa, P. Hedlund, Y. Homma, Y. Igawa (Tokyo, Japan; Milan, Italy)
Abstract 364

The European Urology Platinum Award
I.S. Gill, Los Angeles (US)
R. Sylvester, Brussels (BE)
H. Van Der Poel, Amsterdam (NL)

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