Annual Review Course (2019)
In preparation for the American Board of Urology (ABU) Qualifying (Part 1) Examination, residents need to have basic urologic knowledge to prepare them for the ABU examinations. To fulfill this need, the American Urological Association (AUA) developed this course to disseminate current urologic knowledge. This course is also of interest to practicing urologist preparing for the ABU Knowledge Assessment as well as others, including allied health professionals, looking for a thorough review of basic urologic topics.
Attendees can choose between three options:
1. Live Course*
2. Bundle (Live + Webcast) Most Popular Option!*
3. Webcast Only
*Syllabus (hard copy) is only available for Live or Bundle purchase options
Select our most popular option, the Annual Review Bundle, for access to the in-person course and the webcast.
At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Apply basic, generally accepted urological practices for superior patient care.
- Demonstrate core knowledge of urology necessary for Part I of the American Board of Urology (ABU) qualifying examination and for the recertification examination.
- Utilize AUA Guidelines for appropriate patient evaluation and management.
Friday, May 31, 2019
|7:30 a.m.||Introduction |
Howard B. Goldman, MD, FACS and Wade J. Sexton, MD
Anatomy and Embryology
|7:45 a.m.||Howard B. Goldman, MD, FACS |
Penile and Urethral Cancer
|9:30 a.m.||Robert G. Uzzo, MD|
|10:30 a.m.||Michael A. O'Donnell, MD |
|11:40 a.m.||Angela M. Smith, MD, MS, FACS |
|2:00 p.m.||Adam S. Kibel, MD |
|3:10 p.m.||Claus G. Roehrborn, MD|
Renal and Ureteral Tumors
|4:00 p.m.||Robert G. Uzzo, MD|
|5:15 p.m.||John P. Mulhall, MD|
|6:15 p.m.||Meeting Adjourns for the Day|
Saturday, June 1, 2019
Gary Lemack, MD
|7:30 a.m.||Andrew J. Kirsch, MD |
Congenital Urinary Tract Abnormalities
|8:30 a.m.||Armando J. Lorenzo, MD, MSc, FRSCS, FAAP, FACS |
Pediatric Urinary Incontinence and Bladder Disorders
|9:00 a.m.||Andrew J. Kirsch, MD|
Disorders of the Genitalia/Scrotum
|9:45 a.m.||Armando J. Lorenzo, MD |
Pediatric Urological Oncology
|10:30 a.m.||Pediatric Review Questions|
Andrew J. Kirsch, MD and Armando J. Lorenzo, MD, MSc, FRCSC, FAAP, FACS
|10:45 a.m.||Nicole M. Hindman, MD|
Urinary Tract Infection
|1:00 p.m.||Michel Y. Pontari, MD|
Infection and Inflammation
|2:00 p.m.||Daniel A. Shoskes, MD|
|3:00 p.m.||Daniel A. Shoskes, MD|
Steven J. Shichman, MD
|5:15 p.m.||Meeting Adjourns for the Day|
Sunday, June 2, 2019
Female Urology, Urodynamics and Neurology
|7:00 a.m.||Stephen R. Kraus, MD |
|7:45 a.m.||Urodynamics Tracing Review |
Stephen R. Kraus, MD and Howard B. Goldman, MD, FACS
|8:15 a.m.||Howard B. Goldman, MD |
|9:45 a.m.||Sara L. Best, MD|
|10:45 a.m.||Steven J. Shichman, MD|
|11:15 p.m.||Sara L. Best, MD|
|1:00 p.m.||Wade J. Sexton, MD |
|2:30 p.m.||Jay Simhan, MD|
|3:30 p.m.||Paul J. Turek, MD|
|5:00 p.m.||Meeting Adjourns|
For live course and live course + webcast registrants- see below hotel information. For webcast only registrants, your purchase is for virtual access to this course only.
To hold a reservation, a major credit card number must be provided.
$199 single/double occupancy. Make your reservation online or call 512-477-1234. Reference the AUA Annual Review Course when making your reservation to receive the special group rate.
Cut-off Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019. Once the AUA group block is full, which may be prior to the cut-off date, the AUA is unable to guarantee rooms at this rate or at this hotel.
Check-in: 4 p.m.
Check-out: 11 a.m.
There is never a dull moment in Austin, and Hyatt Regency Austin is close to everything. Take advantage of the Lady Bird Lake location situated along the Ann and Roy Butler Hike-and-Bike Trail, perfect for an evening run or biking with Austin’s B-cycles. Head over to 6th Street attractions, Rainey street entertainment and do some shopping down South Congress Street. There are endless dining options to enjoy in Austin with excellent barbecue, Tex-Mex and food trucks.
The American Urological Association (AUA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Urological Association designates this live and enduring activity for a maximum of 25.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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 any relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. The AUA must determine if the individual’s relationships may influence the educational content and resolve 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.
RESOLUTION OF IDENTIFIED CONFLICT OF INTEREST:
All disclosures will be reviewed by the program/course directors or editors for identification of conflicts of interest. Peer reviewers, working with the program directors and/or editors, will document the mechanism(s) for management and resolution 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 resolve conflict of interest:
- Peer review for valid, evidence-based content of all materials associated with an educational activity by the course/program director, editor, and/or Education Content Review Committee or its subgroup.
- Limit content to evidence with no recommendations
- Introduction of a debate format with an unbiased moderator (point-counterpoint)
- Inclusion of moderated panel discussion
- Publication of a parallel or rebuttal article for an article that is felt to be biased
- Limit equipment representatives to providing logistics and operation support only in procedural demonstrations
- Divestiture of the relationship by faculty
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.
Reproduction Permission: Reproduction of written materials developed for this AUA course is prohibited without the written permission from individual authors and the American Urological Association.
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, please see the registration desk.
- Attendees may purchase the hard copy syllabus in addition to the Bundle (webcast + live course) OR Live course only.
- The printed syllabus is not availalbe for Webcast Only purchases.
- Attendees should not register for the Bundle (webcast + live course) in addition to the live course only or webcast only purchase option.
Early Bird Registration- On or before April 19, 2019
Live Course Only
Bundle (Live + Webcast)*
Hard Copy Syllabus**
Now through May 10, 2019
Standard Registration- On or after April 20, 2019
Live Course Only
Bundle (Live + Webcast)*
Hard Copy Syllabus**
Now through May 10, 2019
*Includes registration for Annual Review Live Course and Webcast.
**Hard Copy syllabus is only for purchase for those attending the Live Course. No hard copy syllabus will be shipped.
Webcast will be available to view on Wednesday, June 5, 2019.
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 no later than one week prior to the live course. Subscription fees will not be refunded after the cancellation period. Purchases after the live course date are not eligible for a refund.
Customers switching from an option of lesser value to a higher value will be required to pay the difference in cost between the two options. Switching to an option of lesser value from a higher value must be made no later than six weeks prior to the course and will be subject to an administrative fee of 15% of the cost of the course from which they are transferring. Transfer of registration from a higher value option to an option of lesser value past six weeks prior to the course will not receive a refund.
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 registration@AUAnet.org.
AUA Education & Research reserves the right to cancel this course if a minimum enrollment is not reached before May 3, 2019. If AUA Education & Research cancels this course, registration fees will be refunded in full and notification will be sent by May 10, 2019.