The European Medical Journal Editorial Board is composed of internationally renowned health experts, academics and clinicians. Regular contact with board members ensures that all comments, guidance and suggestions are received and handled appropriately.

Editor-in-Chief: Dr Abdullah Erdem Canda

Associate Professor of Urology, Department of Urology, School of Medicine, Yildirim Beyazit University, Ankara Ataturk Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey.

Prof Dr Antonio Alcaraz

Chairman and Associate Professor, Department of Urology, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain.

Dr Murat Arslan

Associate Professor of Urology, Department of Urology, School of Medicine, Izmir University, Izmir, Turkey.

Dr Riccardo Autorino

Associate Professor of Urology, University Hospitals Urology Institute, Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.

Prof Riccardo Bartoletti

Associate Professor of Urology, Department of Translational Research and New Technologies, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy.

Prof Pier Francesco Bassi

Chief and Chairman, Department of Urology, Catholic University Medical School, A. Gemelli University Hospital, Rome, Italy.

Prof Dr Jean de la Rosette

Chairman, Department of Urology, Academic Medical Center (AMC) University Hospital, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Prof Alexandre de la Taille

Professor of Urology, Chairman, and Head of INSERM Research Team on Translational Research in Oncogenesis (INSERM U955Eq07), Department of Urology, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Henri-Mondor, Créteil, France.

Prof Theo M. de Reijke

Professor of Urology, Department of Urology, Academic Medical Center (AMC), Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Prof Christopher Eden

Professor of Urology, The Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford, UK; Special Advisor to the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence; Medical Advisor to PCaSO. Prostate Cancer Network.

Dr Scott Eggener

Associate Professor of Surgery for Urologic Oncology and Co-Director of Prostate Cancer Program, Medical Center Section of Urology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

Dr Ali Serdar Gözen

Associate Professor of Urology, Department of Urology, SLK-Kliniken Heilbronn, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany.

Dr Selcuk Guven

Associate Professor of Urology, Department of Urology, Medipol University, Medipol Mega Hospital Complex, Istanbul, Turkey.

Prof Dr Günter Janetschek

Professor of Urology Emeritus, Paracelsus Medical University Salzburg; Consultant, Wehrle-Diakonissen Privat Hospital, Salzburg and Privatklinik Rudolfinerhaus, Vienna, Austria.

Dr Evangelos Liatsikos

Associate Professor of Urology, Head of the Endourology-Laparoscopic Unit, and Director of the Endourology Fellowship Programme, University of Patras, Patras, Greece; Visiting Professor, Department of Urology, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany.

Prof Dr Michael Marberger

Professor Emeritus, University of Vienna Medical School, Vienna, Austria.

Prof Vito Pansadoro

President of the Vincenzo Pansadoro Foundation, Department of Urology, Rome, Italy; Member of Italian Society of Urology (SIU), European Association of Urology (EAU), American Urology Association (AUA); Awarded in 2005 with the title “Cavaliere di Gran Croce” by the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic.

Prof Dmitry Pushkar

Professor of Urology, Chair of Urology Department, Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry, and Chief Urologist, Ministry of Health and Social Development, Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia; Scientific Secretary of Russian Society of Urology (RSU); Board Member of European School of Urology (ESU), European Association of Urology (EAU).

Prof Dr Piotr Radziszewski

Professor of Urology and Chairman of the Department of General, Oncological, and Functional Urology, Medical University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland.

Prof Dr George Thalmann

Professor of Urology, Chairman and Director of the Department of Urology, Bern University Hospital (Inselspital), Bern, Switzerland.