AUA/Saudi Urological Association: Best of AUA 2018 Annual Meeting (2018)

October 25, 2018 to October 27, 2018

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 areas that are deemed most essential: Renal Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Robotic and Laparoscopic Urologic Surgery, Female Urology and Voiding Dysfunction, Andrology and Infertility, Endourology and Stone Diseases, and Genitourinary and Reconstructive Surgery.

Target Audience

This course is designed for urologists and non-physician professionals who wish to obtain the latest updates and cutting edge science. Chosen topics presented will enhance professional knowledge gaps and enable attendees to apply evidence-based application to their practice.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe recent developments in the medical and surgical management of urology patients
  2. Identify new technologies for the treatment of urologic problems
  3. Analyze the potential threats to urologic practice and specify possible solutions
  4. Integrate the latest uidelines on the manaement of urological diseases into their practice
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 16.50 Attendance
Course opens: 
07/31/2018
Course expires: 
10/27/2021
Event starts: 
10/25/2018 - 7:30pm
Event ends: 
10/27/2018 - 3:00pm
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AUA/Saudi Urological Association:  Best of AUA 2018 Annual Meeting

25-27 October 2018

Jeddah, The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

King Faisal Convention Center, King Abdulaziz University

Course Directors and Local Organizing Committee: Raed A. Azhar, MD, MSc, FRCSC, FACS,  Mohammed Alotaibi MD, MBA, FRCSC, and Ashraf Abusamra MD, FRCSC, FSUO.

PROGRAM AGENDA (revised July 27, 2018)

Thursday, 25 October 2018

07:30 – 08:30            Registration

08:30 – 08:35            SUA Welcome Remarks  - Raed A. Azhar, M.D.

AUA Welcome Remarks – John Denstedt, M.D.

08:35 – 09:00            RIRS for Urolithiasis – John Denstedt, M.D.

09:00 – 09:25            Treatment of Stones in Renal Anomalies – John Denstedt, M.D.

09:25 – 10:15            Urolithiasis and Endourology Case Discussions

(SUA faculty to present/AUA faculty as panelist) – John Denstedt, M.D.

10:15 – 10:30            Morning Break

10:30 – 10:55            Novel approaches to the treatments of ED (i.e low intensity shock wave treatment) - Dean Elterman, MD

10:55 – 11:20            Treatment of ED in Young Men and Recreational Use of PDE5is

- Dean Elterman, MD

11:20 -12:00              Sexual Dysfunction Case Discussions

(SUA faculty to present/AUA faculty as panelist) - Dean Elterman, MD

12:00 – 14:00            Afternoon Break

14:00 – 14:25            Clinical Pathway Care for Radical Cystectomy – Sam Chang, MD

14:25 – 14:50             Video Session:  Bladder Cancer – Sam Chang, MD

(potential videos:  en bloc excisions, robotic anter exenteration in females, robotic assisted radical cystourethrectomy, and  Robot assisted extended pelvic lymph node dissection for bladder cancer)

14:50 – 15:10            Coffee Break

           

15:10 – 15:35            Update on Current Management of Upper Tract Urothelial Cancer – Jonathan Coleman, MD

15:35 – 16:00            Timely Cystectomy for T1 Bladder Cancer – Sam Chang, MD

16:00 - 17:00             Bladder Cancer Tumor Board and Case Discussions

(SUA faculty to present/AUA faculty as panelist) – Sam Chang, MD

Friday, 26 October 2018

07:30 – 08:30             Resident Breakfast with the Experts – To Be Determined by SUA

                                   

08:30  – 08:55           Focal therapy for prostate cancer - Jonathan Coleman, MD

08:55  – 09:20           Surgical therapy for High Risk Prostate Cancer - Sam Chang, MD

09:20 – 10:15            Prostate Cancer Tumor Board and Case Discussions

(SUA faculty to present/AUA faculty as panelist) – Sam Chang, MD and  Jonathan Coleman, MD

10:15 – 10:30             Morning Break

10:30 - 10:50             Upper tract vs. lower tract approach for duplex anomalies

- Aseem Shukla, MD

10:50  – 11:30            Review of VUR, UTI’s, upper urinary tract - Aseem Shukla, MD

11:30  – 12:00           Pediatric Urology Case Discussions

(SUA faculty to present/AUA faculty as panelist) - Aseem Shukla, MD

12:00  – 14:00            Afternoon Break

14:00 – 14:25             Sacral Neuromodulation for refractory voiding dysfunction

- Dean Elterman, MD

14:25 – 14:50             Approaches to male LUTS - Dean Elterman, MD

14:50 - 15:30             BPH/LUTS Case Discussions (SUA faculty to present/AUA faculty as panelist)

- Dean Elterman, MD

15:30 – 15:50            Coffee Break

15:50 – 16:15            Hereditary Kidney Cancer – Jonathan Coleman, MD

16:15 – 16:40            Optimized surgical management of kidney cancer

– Jonathan Coleman, MD

16:40 – 17:30            Kidney Cancer Tumor Board and Case Discussions

(SUA faculty to present/AUA faculty as panelist)

– Jonathan Coleman, MD

Saturday, 27 October 2017

07:30 – 08:30             Resident Breakfast with the Expert – To Be Determined by SUA

08:30  – 08:55           PCNL: Indications and Techniques  – John Denstedt, M.D.

08:55  – 09:15           Video Session:  PCNL Surgical Techniques: Tips & Tricks

– John Denstedt, M.D.

(Dr. Denstedt to review list below & AUA Surgical Video Library to select 1 or more videos for use.)

PCNL with Ultrasonic Access

PCNL using the mini-puncture bullseye technique

Moses/Mini-PCNL

No Radiation PCNL

09:15 – 09:40            Novel technologies for the treatment of BPH - Dean Elterman, MD  

09:40  – 10:00           Video Session:  BPH Surgical Techniques Tips & Tricks

(Dr. Elterman to review list below & AUA Surgical Video Library to select 1 or more videos for use.)

BPH using GreenLight™ Laser Therapy

Prostatic Urethral Lift

Water Vapor Thermal Therapy

Plasma Kinetic Enucleation of the Prostate

Aquablation Therapy using the AquaBeam System

10:00 – 10:25             Role of Robotics in Pediatric Urology - Aseem Shukla, MD

10:25 – 10:50            Video Session:  Pediatric Urology Robotics Surgical Videos

(Dr. Shukla to review surgical video library video listing)

10:50  – 11:10           Morning Break

11:10  – 15:00            Best of AUA2018 Take Home Messages

11:10  – 11:30           Urolithiasis and Endourology – John Denstedt, M.D.

11:30  – 11:45           BPH/LUTS - Dean Elterman, MD 

11:45  – 12:00           Bladder Cancer – Sam Chang, MD    

12:00  – 14:00           Afternoon Break

14:00 – 14:15            Sexual Dysfunction - Dean Elterman, MD 

14:15 – 14:30            Pediatrics - Aseem Shukla, MD

14:30 – 14:45             Kidney Cancer – Jonathan Coleman, MD

14:45 – 15:00             Prostate Cancer- – Sam Chang, MD                          

15:00              Adjournment/Closing Remarks

                        Raed A. Azhar, M.D.and Sam Chang, MD

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

Available Credit

  • 16.50 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
07/31/2018
Course expires: 
10/27/2021
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