The EAU 2009 Crystal Matula Award Presented at Opening Ceremony of the Annual Meeting
Ray Laborie (on the right) presented the award to Dr. Maria
Jose Ribal Caparros. (photo by Marco Vellinga)
Previous recipients of the EAU Matula Award:
|1996||Paris||F.C. Hamdy, Sheffield, U.K.|
|1998||Barcelona||F. Montorsi, Milan, Italy|
|1999||Stockholm||G. Thallmann, Berne, Switzerland|
|2000||Brussels||A. Zlotta, Brussels, Belgium|
|2001||Geneva||B. Djavan, Vienna, Austria|
|2002||Birmingham||M. Kuczyk, Hannover, Germany|
|2003||Madrid||B. Malavaud, Toulouse, France|
|2004||Vienna||P.F.A. Mulders, Nijmegen, the Netherlands|
|2005||Istanbul||Dr. M.P. Matikainen, Nokia, Finland|
|2006||Paris||A. De La Taille, Creteil, France|
|2007||Berlin||Prof. M. S. Michel, Mannheim, Germany|
|2008||Milan||Prof. V. Ficarra, Padova, Italy|
About EAU: European Association of Urology
The European Association of Urology (EAU) represents more than 16,000 urology professionals across Europe and worldwide. Its mission is to raise the level of urological care in Europe.
About Laborie Medical Technologies
As LABORIE enters its 41st anniversary in business, it has established itself as “the foremost” supplier of pelvic floor assessment systems in many of the key academic centers. LABORIE’s AQUARIUS™ Premier Wireless Urodynamic System is considered the benchmark diagnostic device for clinical trials and medical research.
LABORIE’s product line includes Urodynamic diagnostics, Pelvic Muscle Rehab (PMR) therapy, compact ultrasound, computerized and physical bladder modeling tools, EMR solutions, consumables, as well as accredited education.
The network of installed users has afforded LABORIE the opportunity to feed this network with new and exciting technology on a continuous basis. LABORIE has offices in Canada, USA, Belgium, China, UK and now Paris, France and Sao Paulo, Brazil. It has direct sales and distribution networks in more than 70 countries across North America, Europe, Asia and Oceania.