This course has been accredited by 24 European CME credits(ECMEC®s) by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) And 3,7 credits by the Consell Català de Formació Continuada de les Professions Sanitàries- CCFCPS and the Comisión de Formación Continuada del Sistema Nacional de Salud-CFC

The article “Treatment options and predictive factors for recurrence and cancer-specific mortality in bladder cancer after renal transplantation: A multi-institutional analysis” has been awarded with the second prize Actas Urológicas Españolas. This article about recurrence predictive factors and prediction in renal transplanted patients with bladder tumor is a collaborative work between Fundació Puigvert and 9 […]

Fundació Puigvert has been designated a reference unit (CSUR) for exstrophy-epispadias complex in children and for complex glomerular diseases in adults. Accreditation has been attained as a comprehensive unit at Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, a centre where multidisciplinary teams have been trained in the treatment of these pathologies. CSURs are reference […]

Dr. Algaba, international recognized pathologist expert and Head of the Pathology Unit at Fundació Puigvert, has organized the “IV Uro-Oncological Pathology Tutorial. A 3-day “meet the expert””, a tutorial on kidney, bladder and prostate cancer pathology. During these 3 days, Dr. Algaba together with Dr. Y. Allory, Professor of Pathology at Henri Mondor Hospital in […]

Lucía Mosquera Seoane, resident of the Urology Department at Fundació Puigvert, has won the prize for the Best Surgical Technique with the video: “ECIRS with disposable ureteroscope: bilateral synchronous treatment” presented during the XXII Symposium of the Catalan Society of Urology (SCU). The surgery was performed by doctor Angerri, doctor Emiliani and doctor Mosquera. Have […]

An article by the International Bladder Cancer Group (IBCG) – of which Dr. Joan Palou is a member – will serve as a guide for the US FDA agency for future studies focusing on patients who fail treatment with BCG. The article “BCG-unresponsive non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer: recommendations from the IBCG” signed by the 11 IBCG […]

Dr. Joan Palou has won the Platinum Award granted by the European Urology magazine (official publication of the European Association of Urology), also known as “The platinum journal”. This award recognizes the great contribution, dedication and collaboration shown by Dr. Palou, as author and reviewer of this magazine that has become one of the most […]

Fundació Puigvert is the first and only center in Spain that uses virtual reality simulators in the teaching of urology through the training project for professionals “Urotraining Simulation” which was launched a few months ago. With this technology, the manipulation of the instruments is exactly the same as in a real surgery but without risks […]