Media Release Archive
Access the media releases from each year:
- 23 August 2023
USANZ Supports pause on mesh stress urinary incontinence surgery in New Zealand.
- 10 February 2023
Prescription Shortcut Puts Patient Safety at Risk.
- 15 December 2022
Urologists join health experts warning of dangers of pharmacists prescribing antibiotics.
- 27 January 2022
USANZ and RACGP raise joint concerns over Queensland Health decision to allow Pharmacists to prescribe antibiotics without medical review for UTI in women.
- 14 July 2021
Urologists reject proposed US-style ‘managed care’ proposal for Australian health system
- 8 March 2021
Urological Society Establishes Framework to address Gender Equity Issues
- 22 February 2021
Urologists Recall Heroic Colleagues on 10th Anniversary of Christchurch Earthquake.
- 2 November 2020
Cancer experts welcome Medicare changes to empower men with prostate cancer.
- 27 August 2020
Erectile dysfunction medication now more affordable for Australian men.
- 6 March 2020
USANZ Cancels Scientific Meeting in Sydney as COVID-19 Precautionary Measure
- 14 April 2019
Christchurch Urologist, Dr Stephen Mark elected to head peak body
- 4 April 2019
Urologists welcome TGA proposals on mesh
- Aug 2018
Vaginal Rejuvenation Devices warning
- 20 June 2018
World Continence Week
- 8 May 2018
Urologists welcome budget announcement on MRI for men with prostate cancer
- 28 March 2018
Urologists respond to Senate Inquiry findings into transvaginal mesh
- 20 March 2018
New study shows benefit of MRI for Prostate Cancer diagnosis
- 13 March 2018
PSA test still best hope to beat prostate cancer
- 12 December 2017
New Zealand women without options after NZ Government ban on all mesh products
- 5 June 2017
Abiraterone studies media release
- 27 April 2017
USANZ response to article by Professor Ian Gardner re urological management of prostate cancer published in VETAFFAIRS VOL 33 NO. 1 AUTUMN 2017 - (Link to original article: https://www.dva.gov.au/about-dva/publications/vetaffairs/vol-33-no1-autumn-2017/word-principal-medical-adviser)
- 12 April 2017USANZ
Welcomes US Preventative Services Task Force New Recommendation on PC testing
- 27 February 2017
New President elected to Urological Society of Australia and New Zealand
- 27 July 2016
Robotic vs Open Radical Prostatectomy Study
- 20 July 2016
Increase in Metastatic Prostate Cancer follows drop in PSA testing study
- 17 June 2016
Registry to enhance prostate cancer management in Australia and New Zealand
- 20 January 2016
New prostate cancer testing guidelines to improve outcomes for Australian men