AZUS now full voting Arizona Medical Association (AHAC) member

January 31, 2023

AZUS President, Dr. Chris Twiss, has announced that the AZUS is now a full voting member in ArMA as part of the Arizona Healthcare Advocacy Coalition (AHAC), a coalition of the largest physician organizations in the State of Arizona. This provides all members with a voice in legislation affecting all Arizona Urologists. The AZUS also…

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September Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

September 5, 2021

It’s Official The Arizona Urological Society is pleased to announce that a Proclamation of September Prostate Cancer Awareness Month by AZ Governor Doug Ducey has been signed.  Many thanks to Dr. Jason Jameson who submitted this on behalf of AZUS.

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Congratulations Outstanding Resident Presentations – 2021 Meeting

August 31, 2021

2021 Resident Research Presentations University of Arizona Resident WinnersGrant Pollack, MD / Jay Zeng, MD / Jonathan Seaman, MD Mayo Clinic Resident WinnersKaseem Faraj, MD / Gopal Narang, MD / Kathleen Olson, MD   AZUS Officers from left to right: Anthony Woodruff, MD – Immediate past-pres; Christian O. Twiss, MD – Pres-elect; Mitzi Barmatz, MD…

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2021 Meeting – Take Aways

August 22, 2021

AZUS 2021 Post-Meeting Take-home Notes By Aqsa Khan, M.D., AZUS Program Chair Assistant Professor Mayo Clinic, Department of Urology July 30-Aug 1, 2021: El Conquistador Resort, Tucson, AZ Many thanks to Dr. Khan for her thoughtful capturing and sharing of these points during the sessions. Single Port Robotics [Dr. Mark Tyson]: Single port robotic surgery…

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Registered Attendees as of 7-27-21

July 27, 2021

Registered Attendees as of 7-27-21 Paul Andrews, MD Mitzi Barmatz, MD Iris Bernstein, MD Jenna Bumgardner, PA Peter Burrows, MD Ava Delu, MD Eric J. Dybal, MD, FACS Patrick Evans, MD Kaseem Faraj, MD Randall Freise, MD Andrew Gardeck Kyle Garcia, MD Alfredo Guevara, MD, FACS John G Hansen, Jr., MD Peggy Hayes Cameron Hinkel,…

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ArMA Resolution 23-21 Adopted by House of Delgates – Prostate Cancer Screening Without Cost Sharing

May 5, 2021

Prostate Cancer Screening Without Cost Sharing: ArMA supports prostate cancer screening without cost sharing and will lobby for all health insurers operating within the state to provide such coverage. (Resolution 23-21) HOUSE OF DELEGATES  ADOPTED POLICIES APRIL 17, 2021

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Member’s 2020 Business Meeting

March 29, 2021

Calling all AZUS Members! Join us Monday April 5, 2021 at 6:00pm For the belated 2020 Annual Business Meeting via Zoom   Join Zoom Meeting    

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Support Heather Carter

June 12, 2020

Dear AZUS Members, Although AZUS activities typically involve education, advocating for our patients and profession are equally important.  After discussion with the AZUS Officers, we would like to encourage support of Senator Heather Carter in her re-election bid for the Arizona State Senate.  The Arizona primary election is coming up soon on August 4th. As…

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Special PPP Webinar

April 22, 2020

Dear AZUS Members, The Arizona Commerce Authority has set-up a webinar via Zoom for healthcare providers and practices here in Arizona to help assist them with applying for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).  As you might be aware, the U.S. Senate approved another infusion of money into the Paycheck Protection Program at the Small Business…

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AZUS Supports HB 2420-Insurance: prescription drugs; step therapy

February 16, 2020

azus letter HB2420 support Click the link above to read our letter  

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