EAUN22 Award Winners

Every year during the Annual European Association of Urology Nurses meeting, prestigious awards and prizes are handed out to deserving nurses in urology. Please have a look at all the EAUN22 award winners.

Ronny Pieters Award 2022

Jerome T. Marley

Newtownabbey, United Kingdom

“In recognition of an outstanding and enduring contribution to the development of Urological Nursing in Europe”

This prestigious award was created to recognise and celebrate dedication and innovation in urological nursing research and practice. This year’s deserving winner, former EAUN chair and board member Jerome Marley, is also a member of the research jury, lecturer in nursing and editor of the International Journal of Urological Nursing.


Best EAUN Nursing Research Project Plan Presentation

S. Terzoni

C. Mora, C. Sighinolfi, B. Rocco

Milan, Italy

With the research project plan: Helping patients with chronic pelvic pain and non-relaxing pelvic floor: nurse-led transcutaneous sacral neuromodulation”


Best Practice-development Oriented Poster Presentation

First prize

L.D. Ostergaard

L. Madsen, L. Topholm, L. Lund, C.A. Poulsen, M.H. Poulsen 

Odense, Denmark

With the poster: “The establishment of a standardized patient involving PRO-intervention for patients with prostate cancer treated with active surveillance”

Second prize

M. Diocera

K. Chen, D.G. Murphy, N. Lawrentschuk, D. Moon, R. Eapen, J. Goad, E. Birch, J. Mathieson 

Melbourne, Australia

With the poster: “Migration of an established pre-operative education session for robot-assisted radical prostatectomy patients to telehealth – a quality improvement initiative”


Best Science-oriented Poster Presentation

First prize

L. Faurholt Øbro

C. Handberg, J. Ammentorp, G.T. Pilh, P.J.S. Osther 

Vejle/Aarhus/Odense, Denmark

With the poster: “Perspectives of patients with prostate cancer on self-management support through mHealth and health-coaching”

Second prize

M.J. Abitang

E.M. O’Connor, S.M. Croghan, O. Baird,  J. Fallon, P. Loughman , J. Esoof, S.K. Giri , S. Rosengrave, A. Chute, A.M O’Looney, D. Shanahan, C. Ryan 

Dublin/Limerick/Clare, Ireland

With the poster: “A prospective study in nurse-led clinics and community nursing using the transurethral catheterisation safety valve (TUCSV©) for the prevention of catheter balloon inflation injury of the urethra”