Our Achievements

For nearly 25 years, The Urology Foundation has been leading the fight against urology disease. In that time we have had numerous achievements but below is a selection of some of the most recent. 

New hope for bladder cancer patients. How TUF-funded research has led to new test

TUF-funded research has led to a simple urine test designed to detect bladder cancer which could save lives, spare patients an invasive procedure and also save the NHS millions of pounds.

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Prostate cancer tool to calculate life expectancy

TUF-funded research has produced a new tool that is hosted on the NHS website. It aims to provide patients with prostate cancer advice on which treatment would be best for them. 

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Supporting better treatment and care. EQUIP: Education in Quality Improvement Programme

The Urology Foundation is working with leaders in the field on a programme (EQUIP) that aims to embed Quality Improvement into training and everyday practice, to drive excellence in urology care.

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TUF-funded surgeons perform UK's first robotic kidney transplants

Robotic surgery consultant Ben Challacombe was involved in the first robotic kidney transplants which took place at Guy’s Hospital.

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