81st Annual Meeting of the Mid-Atlantic Section of the AUA (2023)
The 81st Annual Meeting of the Mid-Atlantic Section of the AUA (MA-AUA) held from October 19 - 21, 2022 at the Williamsburg Lodge - Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia highlights the work of medical students, residents, allied health professionals, and urologists (both within our section and from around the country).
- Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioners & Physician Assistants)
- Non-Urologist (MD or DO)
- Medical Student
- Practice Manager
After attending this meeting, participants will be able to:
- Distinguish causes of low testosterone and outline management strategies
- Describe various percutaneous approaches in Endourology
- Determine the indications for semen analysis in the evaluation of male infertility
- Recognize treatment challenges in Endourology following the COVID-19 pandemic.
- Evaluate the Impact of Telehealth on Access, Costs and Quality of Urologic Care
- Recognize the significance of patient outcomes on shaping clinical practice
- Assess the use of varying imaging modalities to better characterize renal tumors
- Demonstrate applications of robotic surgery for urologic reconstruction
- Infer optimal patient selection for innovative procedure in urinary incontinence
- Appraise treatment options for primary and secondary overactive bladder
- Categorize causes of Recurrent UTI in Women
- Apply coaching and mentoring strategies to career development
- Compare management strategies for localized and metastatic kidney cancer
- Characterize BCG Unresponsive Non-muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer and Surgical Outcomes
- Describe contemporary Surgical Management of High-Risk Prostate Cancer
- Differentiate intraoperative strategies to prevent and manage surgical complications
AUA ACCREDITATION INFORMATION
Accreditation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Urological Association (AUA) and (name of nonaccredited provider). The AUA is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation: The American Urological Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Learners: The AUA is not accredited to offer credit to participants who are not MDs or DOs. However, the AUA will issue documentation of participation that states that the activity was certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
Evidence Based Content: It is the policy of the AUA to ensure that the content contained in this CME activity is valid, fair, balanced, scientifically rigorous, and free of commercial bias.
AUA Disclosure Policy: All persons in a position to control the content of an educational activity (i.e., activity planners, presenters, authors) are required to disclose to the provider all financial relationships with any commercial interest during the previous 24 months. The AUA must determine if the individual’s relationships may influence the educational content and mitigate any conflicts of interest prior to the commencement of the educational activity. The intent of this disclosure is not to prevent individuals with relevant financial relationships from participating, but rather to provide learners information with which they can make their own judgments.
Mitigation of Identified Conflict of Interest: All disclosures will be reviewed by the AUA Conflict of Interest (COI) Review Work Group Chair and/or Vice Chair for identification of conflicts of interest. The AUA COI Review Work Group, working with Office of Education staff, will document the mechanism(s) for management and mitigation of the conflict of interest and final approval of the activity will be documented prior to implementation. Any of the mechanisms below can/will be used to mitigate conflict of interest:
- Peer review for valid, evidence-based content by the AUA COI Review Work Group.
- Attestation that clinical recommendations are evidence-based and free of commercial bias.
- Introduction of a debate format (point-counterpoint)
- Inclusion of moderated panel discussion with unbiased moderator
- Publication of a parallel or rebuttal article for an article that is felt to be biased
- Divestiture of the relationship by faculty
- Recusal from controlling relevant aspects of planning
- Selection of alternative faculty for specific topic
Off-label or Unapproved Use of Drugs or Devices: The audience is advised that this continuing medical education activity may contain reference(s) to off-label or unapproved uses of drugs or devices. Please consult the prescribing information for full disclosure of approved uses.
AUA PARTICIPANT INFORMATION & POLICIES
Disclaimer: The opinions and recommendations expressed by faculty, authors and other experts whose input is included in this program are their own and do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of the AUA.
Consent to Use of Photographic Images: Attendance at or participation in AUA meetings and other activities constitutes an agreement by the registrant to AUA's use and distribution (both now and in the future) of the attendee's image or voice in photographs and electronic reproductions of such meetings and activities.
Audio, Video and Photographic Equipment: The use of audio, video and other photographic recording equipment by attendees is prohibited inside AUA meeting rooms.
- 20.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 20.50 Non-Physician Participation