FOUNDING PRESIDENT OF THE SOUTHERN AFRICAN ENDOUROLOGY SOCIETY
Dr MC. Conradie has been in private practice since November 2013 at Netcare Waterfall City Hospital. Prior to this, Dr Conradie has been the Head of the Urology Department at the Pietermaritzburg Metropolitan Hospital Complex since 2006. After obtaining a degree as a urologist at the Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine in South Africa, further training in endourology was done at the Washington University in St. Louis, USA and also completed a Robotic Surgery Fellowship at Irvine University California in the USA. The main focus of Dr Conradie’s professional and academic career is laparoscopic urology where a large role was followed in the development and training of laparoscopic urological surgery in South Africa and also developed numerous innovative laparoscopic techniques in laparoscopic urological surgery. Dr Conradie has received a number of national and international awards in recognition of work and clinical research in the field of Endourology. Dr Conradie is a founding member of the African Endourology Society. Dr Conradie was appointed as the President of the World Congress of Endourology and ESWL for 2016 that was hosted in Cape Town, South Africa.