SBUR 2019 Annual Meeting
November 7–10 | New Orleans, LA

The SBUR 2019 Annual Meeting entitled, "Novel Discoveries in Urology: Big Data to Microbiome" provides a unique environment to learn about the most recent advances in basic, translational, and preclinical urologic research, in addition to providing a dynamic forum for discussing how these advances could be implemented for the prevention and treatment of urological diseases.

Register for the 2019 SBUR Annual Meeting

Download the Meeting Brochure
Download the Mail-In Registration Form

Accreditation Statement: 
CME Credit Provided by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare.  This activity is jointly provided by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Society for Basic Urologic Research, Inc.


Credit Designation Statement:  
This activity is approved for 17.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  See final CME announcement for specific details.

Due to high demand for this year’s meeting, the SBUR room block at the New Orleans Downtown Marriott at the Convention Center is sold out. We have secured an overflow block for SBUR meeting attendees at the nearby Westin New Orleans Canal Place, 100 Rue Iberville, New Orleans, LA, 70130. Please visit the Westin New Orleans Canal Place booking portal to reserve your room as soon as possible. The cut-off date for the SBUR overflow block at the Westin New Orleans is October 18, 2019. You can reserve your room below. 

Westin New Orleans Booking Link

Hotel Information

New Orleans Downtown Marriott at the Convention Center, New Orleans, LA
859 Convention Center Boulevard, New Orleans, LA 70130
Phone: 504–613–2888

Call for Abstracts
Deadline: September 9, 2019, 11:59pm ET

Abstracts for the SBUR 2019 Annual Meeting will be accepted for presentation during one of two poster sessions to be held during the meeting. Submitted abstracts are graded individually by peer reviewers based on scientific merit and originality. Please submit your abstract with the intent of being presented as a poster. Important note — please be aware that if you wish to apply for a Travel Award, you must submit your abstract by the original deadline of August 31, 209. Abstracts submitted after August 31st will not be considered for a Travel Award.

The Abstract Submission Form is now Closed. Thank You for Submitting!

SBUR 2019 Poster Guidelines

Terms & Conditions

The submission of an abstract affirms that all authors named in the abstract have agreed to its submission for presentation at the SBUR 2019 Annual Meeting and will be published in the American Journal of Clinical and Experimental Urology (AJCEU) exactly as submitted. Edits will not be accepted when the portal has locked on August 31st. It is the responsibility of the submitting author to ensure the abstract is in perfect order with no errors in spelling or grammar, as revisions will not be accepted. Abstracts will not be corrected.

At the time of submission of the abstract, the data on which the abstract is based should not be published, either in print or online. Abstracts must be original work that has not been previously published. Do not use footnotes or references. Trial-in-Progress Abstracts are acceptable. The abstract text must not identify either the authors or institutions from which the work originated.

Accepted abstracts may be captured and such audiovisual material will be used as deemed appropriate. To submit your abstract, you will be required to complete a non-exclusive license agreement.

Submission of an abstract constitutes the author's commitment to attend the meeting and to present the abstract as accepted. Expenses associated with the preparation, submission, and presentation of an abstract are the responsibility of the author/presenter.

Authors may submit a total of two (2) abstracts. In the event that two abstracts from one author are accepted, SBUR will make every effort to assign the presentation of the two abstracts in different poster sessions. Authors must understand that depending on categories this may not be possible, and in this event (a) the author must explicitly list the name of a co-author who will present, or (b) the second poster may not be able to be presented.

Abstracts must be written in English and, if accepted, presented in English.

Submitted abstracts are graded individually by peer reviewers based on scientific merit and originality. The SBUR Program Committee has determined that 2019 abstracts will be presented in two different unmoderated poster viewing and discussion sessions.  

Abstract Categories:
Authors must select a category from the below.

  •  Big Data as Engines for Discovery
  • Targeting Endocrine and Metabolic Dysfunctions
  • Immunology and Immunotherapy
  • Targeting Benign Urologic Disease
  • Innovative Technologies in Urology
  • Microbiome and Inflammation

Required Format:

  • Background: A brief statement of the purpose of the study and the current state of research in the field.
  • Methods: The methods of study or experimental approach clearly, but briefly, defined.
  • Results: A summary of the results of the study, including sufficient details to support those conclusions. These may be presented in a brief table.
  • Conclusions: A statement concerning the significance of the work and its possible implications for future research.

The size of the abstract is limited to 2,280 characters, not including spaces. This includes title, body of abstract, tables, and graphics. Tables are calculated at 250 characters. Graphics are calculated at 225 characters per graphic.

Please review your abstract carefully prior to submitting. Abstracts cannot be edited once submitted. Questions regarding abstract submission should be sent to [email protected]