The International Society for Therapeutic Ultrasound (ISTU) is a non-profit organization founded in 2001 to increase and diffuse knowledge of therapeutic ultrasound to the scientific and medical community, and to facilitate the translation of therapeutic ultrasound techniques into the clinical area for the benefit of patients worldwide.

ISTU 2021: Gyeongju, Korea on June 6 - 9, 2021

The 20th Annual International Symposium for Therapeutic Ultrasound was a great success! 

We proudly hosted our first ever hybrid symposium where we offered both virtual and in person attendance in beautiful Gyeongju, Korea on June 6 - 9, 2021.  We welcomed almost 500 people for this year's conference.

Sessions were broadcast at Korean Standard Times, and then also available on demand to meet attendee scheduling needs. Attendees have access to the recordings via video demand for all of the sessions on our Virtual Platform.

Meeting Attendees will have access to the Virtual Platform until July 10th.

Message from the President

Learn what's new with ISTU in 2020.  Download the latest Newsletter to hear an update from our President, Dr. Joo Ha Hwang.

Next Webinar on June 24th!

We are excited to continue ISTU On-Air - a new series of monthly webinars designed to promote knowledge of Therapeutic Ultrasound and increase discussion among the ISTU community. The inaugural webinar was held on June 25th featuring the 2020 Lizzi Award winners.

2020 Elections Update

Thank you to all members that participated in the election process. We are grateful to the following board members that have completed their service terms on the board:

  • Ayache Bouakaz
  • Olivier LeBaron
  • Yoshihiro Muragaki
  • Zhen Xu

Congrats and Welcome to our New Board Members!