Advancements in Urology - General Session (2024)

Los Angeles, CA US
March 6, 2024 to March 9, 2024

Join the AUA, the JUA and some of today’s global leaders in urologic medicine for an in-depth look at the latest advances in urology!

This AUA/JUA symposium gathers esteemed faculty and leadership from both the American Urological Association (AUA) and the Japanese Urological Association (JUA).  Join us to network with your colleagues and get the latest updates in clinical guidelines and new and emerging treatment options in urologic medicine. 

Urologists and those practicing urology need a thorough knowledge of the most recent developments and techniques in urology to ensure the highest standards of patient care and safety. This course is designed to inform on the latest in medical and surgical management of the areas deemed most essential to urologists, including urologic oncology (prostate, bladder and urothelial, and renal), urolithiasis, BPH and LUTS, and urinary incontinence and voiding dysfunction.

NOTE: This activity is a non-CME resource. CME is not awarded for this activity.

Target Audience

  • JUA Young Urologists
Course summary
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
03/06/2024 - 1:00pm EST
Event ends: 
03/09/2024 - 11:30am EST
UCLA Meyer & Renee Luskin Conference Center of its Los Angeles Campus
425 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095
United States

The AUA recommends that you register for the course BEFORE making travel arrangements. Once the meeting capacity is reached, which may be prior to the early-bird date, the AUA is unable to guarantee a spot in the course.

Suggested nearby hotels are listed below. The AUA is not holding a room block for this meeting, therefore rates and availability cannot be guaranteed.  Please reserve your accommodations as soon as possible to ensure availability.

UCLA Meyer & Renee Conference Center Hotel
425 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, 90095
Next to Conference Center

Holiday Inn Express West Los Angeles – Santa Monica
11250 Santa Monica Blvd, West Los Angeles, CA 90025   
2.4 Miles/7 Minute Drive

Best Western Royal Palace Inn & Suites
2528 S Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064
3.2 Miles/9 Minutes

W Los Angeles - West Beverly Hills
930 Hilgard Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90024  
0.9 Miles/4 Minute Drive

Kimpton Hotel Paloma Los Angeles Beverly Hills
10740 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90024  
1.5 Miles/5 Minute Drive



Parking is available at the hotel and conference center, as well as around campus in multiple areas.

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Driving Directions

From Los Angeles International Airport

Take the San Diego Freeway (I-405) North and exit at Wilshire Boulevard East. Turn right onto Wilshire Boulevard and proceed a half mile to Westwood Boulevard. Turn left and the UCLA Luskin Conference Center is located one mile ahead at end of the turnaround.

From Alternate Airports  


Meeting attendees will be provided with breakfast, lunch and coffee breaks on Thursday and Friday, with breakfast available on Saturday. Join us for a networking reception on Thursday, March 7, 2024.


Business casual dress is encouraged.  Attendees may want to bring a sweater or jacket, as meeting rooms can be chilly.


The average temperatures in Los Angeles during March are a high of 69 degrees Fahrenheit/ 21 degrees Celsius and a low of 52 degrees Fahrenheit/ 11 degrees Celsius.


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Faculty disclosures will be posted here prior to the start of the course.

Education Council Disclosures

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COI Review Work Group Disclosures

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AUA Office of Education Staff has nothing to disclose.


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Course Registration Fees 


Early Bird On or Before January 26, 2024 

Standard On or After January 27, 2024 

General Session 




Cancellation Policy 

Live Course: An administrative fee of 15% is assessed if registration is cancelled up to six weeks prior to the course. If registration is cancelled four to six weeks from the course, the cancellation fee is 50% of the registration fee paid. No registration fees will be refunded less than four weeks prior to the course. 

Cancellations must be made in writing. Requests may be made via mail or fax to 410-689-3912.  Questions? Call 1-800-908-9414 or email  

Attendee Information & Policies

AUA Anti-Harassment Policy 

AUA Commitment: AUA is committed to providing a safe and productive meeting environment that fosters open dialogue and the exchange of scientific ideas and is free of harassment and discrimination. All meeting participants are expected to behave professionally and treat others with respect, follow venue rules, and alert AUA staff or security of any dangerous situations or anyone in distress. 

Reporting Harassment: It is the policy of the AUA that all meeting participants will enjoy an environment free from discrimination, harassment or retaliation. Harassing behavior by meeting participants will not be tolerated. If an individual experiences or witnesses harassment, he or she should contact Janet Skorepa, AUA EVP, at or Maureen E. Cones, Esq., AUA General Counsel, at or use a venue phone and ask for security if he or she feels unsafe. All complaints will be treated seriously and responded to promptly. 

The AUA reserves the right to take any action deemed necessary and appropriate, including refusing or revoking the registration of any individual, without refund, as long as such refusal is consistent with applicable law and AUA policy. 

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 American Urological Association (AUA). 

Consent to Use of Photographic Images: Registration and 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 registrant or attendee's image or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions, and audiotapes of such events and activities. 

Audio, Video, Photographic Equipment: The use of audio, video and other photographic recording equipment by attendees is prohibited inside AUA meeting rooms. 

Reproduction Permission: Reproduction of written materials developed for this AUA course is prohibited without the written permission from individual authors and the AUA. 

Special Assistance/Dietary Needs: The AUA complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act §12112(a). If any participant is in need of special assistance or has any dietary restrictions, a written request should be submitted at least one month in advance. For additional assistance with your request please call 1-800-908-9414.