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2012 Young Leadership Circle

Ja-Hong Kim, M.D.

 CUA President, Dr. Eugene Rhee, has selected Ja-Hong Kim, M.D. (UCLA) as the first inductee into the CUA Young Leadership Circle (YLC).

The mission of the YLC is to:

  1. Identify and advance opportunities for Young Leaders to develop professional skills and relationships that will help them in their careers and in becoming leaders in organized urology and;
  2. Be active in the health policy arena and innovations in practice management via attending educational events, conducting and presenting research, writing articles to be published in the CUA Report, and other means.

The appointment brings Dr. Kim closer to other health care leaders to learn about leading-edge trends and developments in the national and state  health care environment. As such, the CUA is providing a travel scholarship of $2,000 to be used to attend the AUA-AACU Joint Advocacy Conference in Washington, D.C. this coming March 2013.

We congratulate Ja-Hong Kim, M.D. and look forward to her ascendancy into future CUA leadership roles.