| Northern Alberta Urology Foundation
The Northern Alberta Urology Foundation is a not -for-profit registered Charitable Foundation established in 1986 by the members of the Division of Urology of the University of Alberta, and continued by the members.
Its purpose is to receive donations, grants or other funding to be utilized by members of the Division of Urology, or its designees, to promote and carry on research and education pertaining to urologic diseases.
Charitable donation tax receipts are issued.
All urologic disease entities are of interest. These include - but are not limited to:
Prostate, bladder, kidney and testis cancer
Voiding dysfunction / incontinence
Pediatric urologic diseases
Minimally invasive laparascopic and robotic surgery
Urinary stone disease
Reconstructive pelvic and urethral surgery
Currently a number of clinical databases continue to be compiled and reported. They will no doubt be of significant importance in assessing and aiding the prediction of outcomes of surgery or other treatment modalities..
The works in progress are in the areas of:
laparascopic / robotic prostatectomy versus open radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer
radical cystectomy for invasive bladder cancer
animal models of bladder fibrosis
cryotherapy outcomes for prostate cancer
urinary stone database and outcomes of lithotripsy
Resident and staff publications, presentations, and awards , at a variety of national and international meetings have resulted from these activities.
Consideration of additional projects is ongoing.
To make a donation:
If you would like to make a donation to Northern Alberta Urology Foundation you can by either:
All donations over $25.00 will receive a tax deductible receipt.
- Giving a check to your Urologist office or AUI receptionist made out to Northern Alberta Urology Foundation. They will forward to the check to the foundation.
- Mailing a check to:
Northern Alberta Urology Foundation
340 Meadowlark Professional Building
8702 Meadowlark Road
159 Street & 87 Ave
Edmonton, Alberta T5R 5W5
Click here to download Donation Form