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Takacs to lead North Central Section of the AUA

Dr. Takacs will serve as
NCS president in 2023-24.

Elizabeth B. Takacs, MD, clinical professor in the University of Iowa Department of Urology, will serve as president-elect of the North Central Section (NCS) of the American Urological Association for 2022-23. After serving a one-year term as president-elect, Dr. Takacs will assume the office of NCS president for 2023-24.

Dr. Takacs has held multiple leadership roles in the organization, including serving as secretary from 2019 to 2022. From this role, she ascends to her current position of president-elect and then president.

She is the first female urologist to serve as secretary and will be the first female president of the section.

β€œIt has been an incredible honor and privilege to be part of the section leadership, and I look forward to my new roles,” Dr. Takacs says. β€œI hope that in the coming years I can continue to guide and evolve the section.”

Her ascension to president-elect was announced formally on August 30 in Chicago during the 96th annual meeting of the NCS.

A 1999 graduate of the UI Carver College of Medicine, Dr. Takacs joined the Department of Urology faculty in 2006.

Friday, September 9, 2022