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

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

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

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

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...

SUNA Member Honored for Exceptional Continence Care

On March 15, 2014, the National Association For Continence (NAFC) presented SUNA member Donna Thompson with the Rodney Appell Continence Care Champion award during SUNA’s Annual Symposium in Colorado Springs, CO. This award, sponsored by Astellas, recognizes health care providers who serve as role...

Updated White Paper on Cystoscopes Now Available

SUNA and the American Urological Association (AUA) developed the Joint White Paper on Reprocessing of Flexible Cystoscopes in 2009. The white paper presents an overview of the guidelines for reprocessing of flexible cystoscopes and highlights particular aspects of instrument reprocessing that are...

Prostate Cancer Resource Now Available Exclusively in SUNA's Online Store

A guide for men and their partners, Reclaiming Sex and Intimacy After Prostate Cancer is a research-based book that addresses sexual issues with prostate cancer treatment and provides guidance on having a fulfilling sexual relationship after diagnosis. Written by SUNA member Jeffrey Albaugh, PhD...

Network with Colleagues via SUNA Forums

Introducing the SUNA Forums! SUNA has launched online forums, or discussion groups, to promote information sharing and professional networking among members. Visit the forums to share clinical tips, ask practice-related questions, and network with colleagues with similar interests. The forums correspond...

HRSA Releases Report on U.S. Nursing Workforce: Trends in Supply and Education

The U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has released “U.S. Nursing Workforce: Trends in Supply and Education Report,” which presents data on the supply, distribution, and education of the U.S. nursing workforce. The report presents an overview of the trends in the supply...