Since its inception in 1986, the Society for Basic Urologic Research (SBUR) is committed to education, innovation, advocacy and excellence in basic urology research. SBUR is focused on promoting collaboration and dialogue between researchers and clinicians and providing a forum for dissemination of ongoing research and expertise in urological diseases.....

 The 2021 SBUR Annual Meeting is Fully Virtual!  

Last day to register is November 3rd at 4pm CT! 

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SBUR Meeting Information  
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Registration for the Virtual SBUR 2021 Annual Meeting – Now free for SBUR  Trainees!

With generous support from the NIH, we are pleased to announce that we will offer free registration to trainees who are members of the SBUR. In addition, those trainees who are not yet a member can join the SBUR before registration, or pay the reduced registration fee of $50. We encourage all trainees to register for the meeting before Monday, November 1st to take full advantage of this offer!


SBUR Meeting Kickoff- Thursday, November 4th, 2021!

2021 SBUR Trainee Symposium

This year's Trainee Symposium will be held on Thursday, November 4th at 2pm CT. The Trainee Symposium will have two sessions; Career Panel Discussion and Preparing a Fellowship Application. We encourage all trainees who have registered for the 2021 SBUR Annual Meeting to join us for this interactive, educational discussion. More information will be sent to all registered trainees!  

Trainee Symposium Agenda


Coffey Nominee Poster Presentations

We will be hosting a Poster Presentation event on Thursday, November4th at 5pm CT.! The Poster Presentations will include presentations by the Eula and Donald S. Coffey Innovative Research Award Finalist. All registered attendees are invited to attend! A link to attend will be sent by e-mail to all registered attendees. 

 SBUR was organized to 

  • Provide a forum through the annual meeting for the presentation and discussion of basic, translational, and clinical scientific topics related to urology

  • Promote advocacy and the interests of urologic disease investigators with national funding agencies, industry representatives and academic institutions with regards to urology related research

  • Promote collaborations among member scientists and exchange of expertise between clinical and basic scientists

  • Develop educational forums concerning scientific advancements related to the field of urology

  • Serve as a resource for research information and expertise to clinical urologists through the American Urological Association and Urological societies worldwide.

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 Sponsorship Opportunities


Official Journal of SBUR

As of 2017, the American Journal of Clinical and Experimental Urology (AJCEU) is the official journal of the SBUR. AJCEU is an open-access medical journal that publishes papers produced by SBUR members and other researchers.


Concordant miRNA and mRNA expression 
profiles in humans and mice with bladder 
outlet obstruction

Development of a murine intravesical 
orthotropic human bladder cancer (mio-hBC) 

DNA methylation in development and 

disease: an overview for prostate researchers




Join SBUR today! 

We offer four categories of membership to fit the professional needs of researchers of all levels, as well as a variety of benefits to fit the needs of each of our members.....

Membership Benefits