Dr. Mohamed Ghoneim Award for Young Urologists

Mohamad Ghonaim Award

The 17th Annual Arab Association of Urology & 2nd Oman Urological Society Conference 2020 Committee invites young urologists to present their research work to be eligible for Dr. Mohamed Ghoneim Award.

The award ceremony will be held during AAU – OUSC 2020, in honor of Dr. Mohamed Ghoneim who is one of the founders of the Urology and Nephrology Center for Management of Renal and Urological Disorders (a World Health Organization collaborating center located in Mansoura, Egypt). Also, he is one of the creators of the Arab Association of Urology, He is a member of the International Society of Urology, and a member of both the British and the American Urology Associations. Dr. Ghoneim is a world leader in Kidney transplants; general and specialized urology operations; prostate disease; tumours of the genito-urinary system; renal stone removal; urology; endoscopic surgery; laparoscopic surgery; and the correction of congenital anomalies.

Dr. Ghoneim is also the recipient of the Egyptian National Scientific Award, 2001, and was a nominee for the European Urology Society annual award in 2004. He was the winner of the SIU-Félix Guyon Medal (2006). Dr. Ghoneim served as annual president of the Endourology Society in 1987.


3 best presenters will be awarded Gold, Silver and Bronze – Dr. Mohamed Ghoneim Award Medal

Eligibility Criteria:

  • The society of the applicant should be a member of Arab Association of Urology
  • Applicant should submit a letter of support from his/her local society
  • Submissions accepted only from those below 40 years of age

Short list Selection Criteria:

The jury will evaluate the work (research, applied, clinical trials, technique, new technology etc….) based on the below criteria for shortlisting:

  • Novelty of the Idea
  • Innovation and introduction of new technology.
  • Design of the work
  • Work added value work
  • Current or future application
  • Change of current practice
  • Engagement in community health care
  • Presentation skills

Applications should be submitted using the application form no later than 20 June 2020 to competition@staging.omanusc.org.  The short listed winner will be notified on 3 July 2020

Dr. Saad Kayal Award of Best Poster Presentations

Three Best Poster Abstracts Presenters will be awarded Prof. Saad Kayal Award 2020

Abstract Submission Opens On : 20 February 2020

Last Date to Submit: 20 June 2020