Call for Core Video Abstracts 2020


The American Urological Association is now accepting teaching video abstracts for inclusion in the Urology Core Curriculum. Teaching video abstracts should provide step-by-step instructions for performing common urologic procedures. Each video submission will be reviewed by the Urologic Video Education Committee and the best videos in each category will be submitted to the Core Curriculum Committee for final selections. Authors of accepted videos will be notified by December 31, 2020. The accepted videos will be played in a continuous feed at the 2021 AUA Annual Meeting in Las Vegas, NV. and will be published in the AUA Core Curriculum.

This year, the Core Curriculum Committee is requesting videos on the following topics and procedures:

1. BPH

  • Water Vapor Therapy (Rezum)
  • Prostatic Urethral Lift (Urolift)
  • Aquablation Therapy (AquaBeam)

2. Female Urology

  • Injections of Bulking Agents for Female Stress Urinary Incontinence

3. Oncology

  • Nephroureterectomy with Bladder Cuff Excision
  • Percutaneous Instillation and/or Intravesical Instillation with Ureteral Stenting of Chemotherapy or Bacillus Calmette-Guérin for Upper Tract Urothelial Cancers
  • Extended Bilateral Pelvic Lymph Node Dissection
  • Perineal Urethrostomy (post penectomy)
  • Open Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection (split/roll technique)
  • Open Inguinal Lymph Node Dissection
  • Transperineal Prostate Biopsy
  • Fusion Prostate Biopsy

If you are interested in submitting a video related to one of the above topics, but don't see the procedure listed, please contact

To submit your teaching video abstract: