The WSAUA wishes to congratulate Dr. Rhee for this appointment. He has been involved with health policy for many years and is an excellent choice for this position. This is a credit to Eugene personally, but also recognizes the great work that has been brought forth and made possible by the Western Section over the years.
This is an important position and we look forward to Dr. Rhee’s stewardship and leadership in the area of public policy for the good of our profession and our patients.
Jeffrey Frankel, MD
In his new role, Dr. Rhee will lead the AUA Public Policy Council, providing strategic oversight on initiatives aimed at further shaping governmental, private, professional and socioeconomic issues affecting the delivery of urologic care. He will also oversee the activities of the following AUA committees: Coding and Reimbursement, Legislative Affairs, State Advocacy, Practice Management and Research Advocacy.