IVU measures the impact of their work by partnering with physicians in low-resource countries on research projects.

Active Research Program

IVU’s commitment to the care of individuals with urologic disease includes research into how we can improve outcomes and better support our low-resource country partners.

In addition, IVU strives to investigate its impact as an organization.

Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications From IVU:

Metzler IS, Nguyen HT, Hagander L, Jalloh M, Nguyen T, Magueye Gueye S, DeVries CR, Meara JG. Surgical Outcomes and Cultural Perceptions in International Hypospadias Care. J Urol 192 (2): 524-9, 2014.

Murthy P, Malik RD, McCammon KA, Schneck FX, DeVries C, Chrouser K, Eggener SE. Perspectives on International Urological Volunteerism: A Survey of IVUmed Resident Scholar Alumni. Urology Practice 4: 176-82, 2017.

Haider M, Jalloh M, Yin J, Diallo A, Puttkammer N, Gueye S, Niang L, Wessells H, McCammon K. The Role of International Partnerships in Improving Urethral Reconstruction in Low- and Middle-Income Countries. World J Urol 2019. Online ahead of print.