Collaborating for the Advancement of Interdisciplinary Research in Benign Urology

CAIRIBU Connections

  • SEPTEMBER 27, 2021 – Collaboration on the urobiome. 
    • The July 2021 CAIRIBU Connections discussion on understanding the actions and effects of microbiota within the urinary tract continues as a collaborative research interest group! A summary of the July discussion is HERE (request log-in access if needed from cairibu@urology.wisc.edu). Investigators are clinicians and scientists from a variety of fields from within CAIRIBU and from the broader urologic research community, including urology, urogynecology, microbiology, microbial ecology, virology, and computer and data science. JOIN this research interest group to discuss how to advance the field and to form potential research collaborations. Interested??? Contact Dr. Kristina Penniston at cairibu@urology.wisc.edu.  Zoom link HERE.
  • JULY 21, 2021 – The microbiome in the lower urinary tract
    • Discussants include: Lisa Karstens, PhD (Oregon Health & Science University); Maria Hadjifrangiskou, PhD (Vanderbilt University); Aaron Miller, PhD (Cleveland Clinic); Nazema Siddiqui, MD (Duke University); Tatyana Sysoeva, PhD (University of Alabama at Huntsville); Catherine Putonti, PhD (Loyola University Chicago); Maryellen Kelly, DNP, CPNP, MSHc