Austria


NATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS OFFICERS

Manuela Hiess
Austria

Ivana Grahovac
Bregenz
Austria

 

GENERAL INFORMATION - DEMOGRAPHICS

Austria has a population of 7.9 million inhabitants and is a member of the European Union (EU) and the European Board of Urology (EBU). 35 Urological Departments are operating all over the country. There are 472 Urologists (1 urologist per 16,737 inhabitants) and 77 Residents (1 resident per approx. 6 urologists).

NATIONAL UROLOGICAL SOCIETY

Österreichische Geselschaft für Urologie und Andrologie (ÖGU)
President: to be elected

RESIDENTS ORGANIZATION

Arbeitskreis für Turnusärzte in Ausbildung für Urologie
President: Dr. Igor Stancik

UROLOGICAL TRAINING

Residency in Urology: 4 years urology, 15 months of surgical common trunk, 3 months gynecology, 6 months of internal medicine. A final examination is obligatory (FEBU exam accepted).

CAREER PROSPECT

Not available.