Being able to network with other SUNA members from different regions is so valuable. The conferences confirm our practice techniques, challenge us to improve, and keep us current on all topics.

Krystal Meehan, MA, CUA

I love SUNA conferences. They are a great place to network. The presenters and colleagues are friendly, and I always learn so much.

Mary K. Pirrung, FNP-C

The committee put together a conference that was highly educational and included topics addressing ongoing urologic issues as well as newer trends. Attending the SUNA conference was a great experience and a definite help in improving my professional knowledge and practice.

Katherine Osborn, RN

The SUNA conference was one of the most informative and educational conferences I have ever attended. There were so many resources available, including hands-on experiences.

Susan Wilkinson, MSN, RN, CNL

As a Certified Urology Nurse, I have had the opportunity to attend several conferences. I have always learned and brought back to my practice information and pearls to use, especially in urodynamics. Networking with my colleagues is the best! Thanks for the great conferences!

Sheila Porter, LPN, CUA

This was my first SUNA conference. All the educational opportunities offered were very pertinent to my practice. The speakers and presenters were phenomenal and inspiring. I learned so much!

Rowena Mejia, RN, CURN

Searchable Archive of Urologic Nursing Articles Available Online

SUNA is pleased to announce an exciting benefit for our members! Urologic Nursing journal articles are now available in SUNA’s Online Library. In addition, the complete journal article archive – from January 2010 to the current issue – is fully searchable. The new journal...

SUNA Announces Election Results

The results of SUNA's 2014-2015 elections have been finalized. Vanessa Spears, RN, BSN, MHA, CURN, was elected to serve as SUNA President-Elect, and Fran Foley, RN, MSA, CURN, was elected as National Treasurer. On the regional level, Kristine Green, MS, CURN, was re-elected for a second term as Northeast...

IUGA Releases Position Statement on Use of Mid-Urethral Slings for Stress Urinary Incontinence

The International Urogynecological Association (IUGA) has released a Position Statement on the use of mid-urethral slings for stress urinary incontinence, which is the type of urinary leakage associated with physical exertion and coughing, laughing, exercise. IGUA supports the use of mid-urethral slings...

SUNA Participates in 2014 Global Forum on Incontinence (GFI); GFI Releases Summary of Forum Discussions

SUNA President Cheryl LeCroy and President-Elect Victor Senese attended the Fifth Global Forum on Incontinence (GFI) held in Madrid, Spain on April 8-9, 2014. The focus of the meeting was "Better care, better health - towards a framework for better continence solutions." Over 300 participants representing...

Flexible Cystoscopy Training Guideline and Logbook Available Online

The Flexible Cystoscopy: Training & Assessment Guideline and Flexible Cystoscopy: Performance Criteria, Training & Assessment Logbook have become the universal training package in using a flexible cystoscope. Created by our British colleagues, the British Association of...

SUNA Member Recognized as Out-Patient RN of the Year

Congratulations to SUNA member Diana McDonough, RN, who was honored as UCLA's 2014 Out-Patient RN of the Year. UCLA has presented this prestigious award for 17 years, and Diana is the first urology nurse to receive it. In addition to public recognition, Diana will receive a paid trip to Lake Arrowhead...