AUA Honorary Membership is reserved for scientists who have achieved outstanding prominence in a field of medicine related to Urology, Officers of the Association, and/or distinguished urologists. Each October, the AUA Immediate Past President nominates individuals for Honorary Membership. The following individuals were elected to 2020 Honorary Membership. View a complete list of Honorary members.
Prof Christopher Chapple, BSc, MBBS, MD, FRCS (Urol), FEBU, FCSHK (Hon)
For exemplary work in advancing international urology in a collaborative fashion and promoting global philanthropic efforts.
Mani Menon, MD
For exemplary work in advancing the field of urologic oncology, especially in the area of robotic surgery.
Manoj Monga, MD
For exemplary service and leadership as AUA Secretary (2015-2019).
Margaret S. Pearle, MD, PhD
For exemplary work in advancing the field of urinary stone disease and for work with the initial Urology Core Curriculum.
Linda M. Dairiki Shortliffe, MD
For important research and exemplary work in building the field of pediatric urology.
J. Brantley Thrasher, MD, FACS
For exemplary service and leadership as AUA President (2017-2018).