Practical PCNL: From Access to Exit - A Hands-On Course - New York (2018)

Lake Success, NY US
July 14, 2018 to July 15, 2018

The Hands-on Course is now SOLD OUT.  Spots are still available for the Didactic-Only option.*  Please note that the Didactic-Only option includes lectures and video sessions, but does not include the Surgical Skill Stations on Saturday, July 14 at 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.  


This is a hands-on, intensive course in PCNL. It is geared for the practicing Urologist who wants to gain comfort with performing percutaneous stone removal, obtaining his/her own percutaneous access using both fluoroscopy and ultrasound, and familiarity with current instrumentation including flexible ureteroscopy. The course will include didactic lectures, multiple different simulators, and live patient experience with ultrasound imaging.

    Target Audience

    • Resident
    • Urologist

    Learning Objectives

    After attending this course, participants will be able to:

    1. Obtain percutaneous access to the kidney using both fluoroscopy and sonography.
    2. Review instrumentation integral to optimizing PCNL success (including tract dilation, graspers, baskets, flexible nephroscopy).
    3. Demonstrate the optimal methods for post-operative drainage and management of the percutaneous tract.
    4. Recognize and manage complications of PCNL.
    5. Perform and review ultrasound imaging.
    6. Apply knowledge gained in this course to develop a practice which is comfortable in offering PCNL to its patients as an integral surgical procedure in the treatment of stone disease.
    7. Gain familiarity with flexible ureteroscopy and instrumentation, and learn how to utilize it in combination with PCNL to enhance access and stone treatment success.

    This educational series is supported by independent educational grants from:

    • Bard Medical
    • Cook Medical
    • Genomic Health
    • Olympus Corporation of the Americas
    • Richard Wolf Medical Instruments Corporation
    Course summary
    Available credit: 
    • 13.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    • 13.75 Non-Physician Participation
    Course opens: 
    04/11/2018
    Course expires: 
    07/14/2021
    Event starts: 
    07/14/2018 - 7:00am
    Event ends: 
    07/15/2018 - 12:00pm
    Price:
    $1,005.00
    Rating: 
    0

    Saturday, July 14, 2018

    7:00 – 7:20 am                  Registration/Breakfast

    7:20 – 7:30 am                  Welcome/Course Format

                                             Arthur Smith, MD

    7:30 – 8:00am                    Fundamentals of Renal Ultrasound

                                                 Bruce Gilbert, MD, PhD, FACS

    8:00 – 8:20 am                  Fundamentals of Fluoroscopy/Radiation Safety

                                                Art Rastinehad, DO

    8:20 – 8:40 am                  Case Selection (STONE Morphometry) Selection of Access Site

                                                 Zeph Okeke, MD

    8:40 – 8:50 am                  Positioning for PCNL

                                                Arthur Smith, MD

    8:50 – 9:10 am                  Fluoroscopy-guided Perc Access: “Bull’s Eye” and “Drift Down”

                                                 Arthur Smith, MD

    9:10 – 9:25 am                  Endoscopically-guided Perc Access with Fluoroscopy

                                                 Robert Sweet, MD

    9:25 – 9:45 am                  Ultrasound-guided Perc Access and Complications

                                                 Art Rastinehad, DO

    9:45 – 10:00 am                Break

    10:00 – 10:20 am             Dilation of Tract and Complications

                                                Zeph Okeke, MD

    10:20 – 10:45 am             Difficult Access: Tricks and Tips

                                                Arthur Smith, MD

    10:45 – 11:05 am             Stone Removal and Lithotripsy – Pneumatic, Ultrasound, Laser

                                                Zeph Okeke, MD

    11:05 – 11:25 am             Flexible Nephroscopy

                                                David Hoenig, MD

    11:25 – 11:45 am             Flexible Ureteroscopy in PCNL: Access Sheaths and other Tips

                                                Robert Sweet, MD

    11:45 am – 12:15 pm      Medical Management of Kidney Stones

                                                David Hoenig, MD

    12:15 – 12:30 pm             Review of AUA Guidelines for Medical and Surgical Management

                                                 Of Urolithiasis

                                                Zhamshid Okhunov, MD

    12:30 – 1:00 pm                Lunch

    1:00 – 5:00 pm                  Surgical Skill Stations

    1. Renal Ultrasound on Live Model
    2. Percutaneous Access under Fluoroscopy
    3. Percutaneous Access under Ultrasound
    4. Flexible Ureteroscopy and Percutaneous Access

    Sunday, July 15, 2018

    7:30 – 8:00 am                  Breakfast

    8:00 – 8:20 am                  Exit Strategies: Tubes vs. Tubeless, Floseal, Selection of

                                                  Nephrostomy Tubes, Post-Op Imaging

                                                David Hoenig, MD

    8:20 – 8:45 am                  Difficult Access: Tricks and Tips

                                             Arthur Smith, MD

    8:45 – 10:30 am                 Surgical Cases – Video

                                                    PCNL – Fluoroscopy-guided Access and Stone Removal –

                                                    Graspers, Lithotripsy and Insertion of Nephrostomy or Stent

                                                    PCNL – Ultrasound-guided Access and Stone Fragmentation with

                                                    Lithoclast

                                                    PCNL with Multiple Tracts and Flexible Nephroscopy

                                                    PCNL – Endoscopic assisted

                                                    Flexible Ureteroscopy for Residual Stones

    10:30 – 10:50 am             Break

    10:50 – 11:10 am             Complications and How to Prevent Them for PCNL

                                                Art Rastinehad, DO

    11:10 – 11:30 am             Complications and How to Prevent Them for URS

                                                 Zeph Okeke, MD

    11:30 am – 12:30 pm      Difficult Cases: Panel Discussion/Q & A Session

    12:30 pm                             Course Adjourns

    Smith Institute for Urology
    450 Lakeville Road
    Lake Success, NY 11042
    United States

    What To Know Before You Go

    Registration

    Registration will begin at 7:00 a.m. on Saturday morning in the Smith Institute for Urology Centre Street Hallway. All attendees must check-in at registration to receive their name badge and course syllabus.  The didactic portion of the course will begin promptly at 7:20 a.m.

    Meals

    A continental breakfast, box lunch and coffee breaks will be provided on Saturday. A breakfast will be provided on Sunday at the course location.

    Complimentary Shuttle from Hotel

    The Inn at Great Neck will provide a shuttle to the Smith Institute for Urology on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 6:15 and 6:35 AM. The shuttle will return to the Inn at Great Neck at 5:00 PM. The hotel will provide a shuttle on Sunday, July 15, 2018 at 7:00 and 7:30 AM.

    Dress

    Attire is business casual for the meeting. Temperatures in meeting rooms can sometimes be cool, so we advise that you bring a jacket or sweater with you to all meeting functions.

    Weather

    The average temperatures in Lake Success, NY during this time of year are a high of 97ºF and a low of 69ºF.

    Travel

    Hotel Information

    Inn at Great Neck
    30 Cutter Mill Road
    Great Neck, New York 11021
    http://www.innatgreatneck.com 
    Make your reservation today!

    To hold a reservation, a major credit card number must be provided.

    Reference the American Urological Association Practical PCNL course when making your reservation to receive the special group rate. To hold a reservation, a major credit card number must be provided. $185 single/double occupancy. Reference the American Urological Association Practical PCNL course when making your reservation to receive the special group rate.

    Cut-off Date: Friday, June 22, 2018.
    *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: 3 p.m.

    Check-out: 12 p.m.  

    Parking

    Valet: $14.00 per day (overnight)

    Complimentary parking is available at the course location across the street from the Center for Advanced Medicine. At the first light past Marcus Avenue, from Lakeville Road make a left at the second entrance marked “Entry 2” of the Center for Advanced Medicine. The Parking Lot on you left hand side is available to you throughout the course.

    Car Rental

    Hertz is pleased to offer special discounted car rental rates to AUA course and meeting attendees. Make your rental car reservation online or call 1-800-654-2240 and mention the AUA discount code, CV# 04SG0005.

    Tourism

    The Inn at Great Neck is located on the historic Gold Coast of Long Island. "West Egg" from F. Scott Fitzgerald's novel, The Great Gatsby, refers to Great Neck. What has made Great Neck such a well-regarded locale has been its picturesque scenery that is in close proximity to Manhattan. Our convenient location offers guests a great starting point to discover the cultural, historic and natural attractions of Long Island's North Shore, as well as our dining and nightlife. From the magnificent gardens of Old Westbury, to a historic walking tour of our Great Neck village, there is plenty to do and see nearby. Be sure to visit the local museums, arboretums, mansions, gardens, beaches, hiking trails, shopping villages, state parks, theaters, restaurants, golf courses, bike paths, fishing piers, farmer's markets and more. 

    Name

    Company

    Role

    Financial

    David Hoenig, MD

    Best Doctors, Inc.

    Employee

    Yes

    Individual legal firms

    Other

    Yes

    Arthur Smith, MD

    Cook…..discontinued

    Health Publishing, Meeting Participant or Lecturer, Owner, Product Development

    Yes

    Olympus

    Owner, Product Development

    Yes

    Boston Scientific

    Owner, Product Development

    Yes

    Robert Sweet, MD, FACS

    American Urological Association

    Consultant or Advisor, Meeting Participant or Lecturer, Scientific Study or Trial

    No

    Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons

    Leadership position, Consultant or Advisor, Meeting Participant or Lecturer, Scientific Study or Trial, Other

    No

    Department of Defense

    Scientific Study or Trial

    Yes

    ARL

    Scientific Study or Trial

    Yes

    Bruce Gilbert, MD, PhD

    Auxilium

     Scientific Study or Trial

    Yes

    Mero Pharmaceuticals

    Scientific Study or Trial

    Yes

    Zeph Okeke, MD

    Nothing to disclose.

    Zhamshid H. Okhuonv, MD

    Nothing to disclose

    Art Rastinehad, DO

    Philips, Inc.

    Scientific Study or Trial

          Yes

     NanoSpectra Biopsciences

    Consultant or Advisor, Scientific Study or Trial

    Yes

    Education Council Disclosures:

    Name

    Company

    Role

    Financial

    Michael R. Abern, MD

    Department of Defense Prostate Cancer Research Program

    Scientific Study or Trial

    Yes

     

    American Urological Association Office of Education

    Consultant or Advisor

    Yes

     

    Department of Defense Prostate Cancer Research Program

    Consultant or Advisor

    Yes

    Sero Andonian, MD

    Lumenis

    Meeting Participant or Lecturer, Scientific Study or Trial

    Yes

    Timothy Charles Brand, MD

    Nothing to disclose

     

    Anthony A. Caldamone, MD

    Nothing to disclose

     

    Matthew S. Christman, MD

    Nothing to disclose

     

    John D. Denstedt, MD

    Cook Urology

    Owner, Product Development

    Yes

     

    Endourological Society

    Leadership Position

    Yes

     

    Endourological Society

    Health Publishing

    Yes

    Jody Donaldson

    Nothing to disclose

     

    Shelby Englert

    Nothing to disclose

     

    Allen Gao, MD, PhD

    Pandomedx

    Leadership Position, Owner, Product Development

    Yes

    Matthew Thomas Gettman, MD

    COVR Medical

    Consultant or Advisor

    Yes

     

    Intuitive Surgical

    Consultant or Advisor

    Yes

     

    Exact Sciences

    Scientific Study or Trial

    Yes

    Howard B. Goldman, MD

    allergan

    Consultant or Advisor

    Yes

     

    Medtronic

    Consultant or Advisor, Meeting Participant or Lecturer, Scientific Study or Trial

    Yes

     

    Cook

    Scientific Study or Trial

    No

     

    Nuvectra

    Consultant or Advisor

    Yes

     

    Axonics

    Consultant or Advisor

    Yes

     

    NewUro

    Consultant or Advisor

    Yes

     

    Galvani

    Consultant or Advisor

    Yes

     

    bioness

    Scientific Study or Trial

    No

    William C. Huang, MD

    Photocure

    Scientific Study or Trial

    Yes

     

    Karl Storz

    Scientific Study or Trial

    Yes

     

    Intuitive

    Meeting Participant or Lecturer

    Yes

    William C. Hulbert, Jr., MD

    Nothing to disclose

     

    Name

    Company

    Role

    Financial

    Brant Inman, MD, MS, FRCSC

    Dendreon

    Scientific Study or Trial

    No

     

    Genentech Inc

    Scientific Study or Trial

    No

     

    Combat Medical

    Consultant or Advisor, Scientific Study or Trial

    Yes

     

    FKD Therapies

    Scientific Study or Trial

    No

     

    Nucleix

    Scientific Study or Trial

    Yes

     

    Urogen

    Scientific Study or Trial

    Yes

    Mark L. Jordan MD,FACS

    Nothing to disclose

     

    Martin A. Koyle, MD

    Nothing to disclose

     

    Yair Lotan, MD

    abbott

    Scientific Study or Trial

    No

     

    Cepheid

    Consultant or Advisor, Scientific Study or Trial

    No

     

    Pacific Edge

    Scientific Study or Trial

    No

     

    FKD

    Scientific Study or Trial

    No

     

    MDxHealth

    Consultant or Advisor, Scientific Study or Trial

    Yes

     

    biocancell

    Scientific Study or Trial

    No

     

    GenomeDx Biosciences Inc

    Scientific Study or Trial

    No

     

    photocure

    Consultant or Advisor, Scientific Study or Trial

    No

    Nicole Lara Miller, MD

    Boston Scientific Corporation

    Consultant or Advisor, Meeting Participant or Lecturer

    Yes

     

    Practical Reviews In Urology

    Health Publishing

    Yes

    Manoj Monga, MD, FACS

    Fortec

    Other

    Yes

    Ajay Kumar Nangia, MBBS, FACS

     

     

     

     

     

    AUA News

    Leadership Position, Health Publishing

    Yes

    NIH CCN Trial

    Scientific Study or Trial

    Yes

    Urology Care Foundation

    Leadership Position

    No

    AUA Health Policy Council

    Leadership Position

    No

    South Central AUA

    Leadership Position

    No

    ASRM

    Leadership Position

    No

    Curtis Nickel, MD

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Farr Laboratories

    Consultant or Advisor

    Yes

    Aquinox

    Scientific Study or Trial

    No

    PureTech Health

    Consultant or Advisor

    Yes

    AUA

    Health Publishing

    Yes

    NIH

    Scientific Study or Trial

    Yes

    Canadian Institute of Health Research

    Scientific Study or Trial

    Yes

    Interface Biologics

    Consultant or Advisor

    Yes

    Alvio Therapeutics

    Consultant or Advisor

    Yes

    Seikagaku Corporation

    Consultant or Advisor

    Yes

    Medifocus

    Consultant or Advisor

    Yes

    RedLeaf Medical

    Consultant or Advisor

    Yes

    Victor William Nitti, MD

     

     

     

    Astellas

    Health Publishing, Scientific Study or Trial

    No

    Allergan

    Health Publishing, Scientific Study or Trial

    No

    Serenity Pharmeuticals

    Investment Interest

    Yes

    Medtronic

    Scientific Study or Trial

    No

    Christopher Porter, MD

    Nothing to disclose

     

    Ganesh V. Raj, MD, PhD

    Ptares

    Owner, Product Development

    Yes

     

    C-diagnostics corp

    Consultant or Advisor, Investment Interest

    Yes

     

    amgen

    Meeting Participant or Lecturer

    Yes

     

    Johnson and Johnson

    Consultant or Advisor, Owner, Product Development

    Yes

     

    Astellas

    Meeting Participant or Lecturer

    Yes

     

    ASTELLAS

    Consultant or Advisor, Meeting Participant or Lecturer

    Yes

     

    Janssen

    Owner, Product Development

    Yes

     

    BAYER

    Consultant or Advisor, Meeting Participant or Lecturer

    Yes

     

    SANOFI

    Consultant or Advisor, Meeting Participant or Lecturer

    Yes

     

    GaudiumRx

    Leadership Position, Investment Interest, Owner, Product Development

    Yes

     

    Medivation

    Consultant or Advisor, Meeting Participant or Lecturer, Scientific Study or Trial

    Yes

     

    EtiraRx

    Leadership Position, Investment Interest, Owner, Product Development

    Yes

    Accreditation: The American Urological Association (AUA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Credit Designation: The American Urological Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.75 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 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.

    Available Credit

    • 13.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    • 13.75 Non-Physician Participation

    Accreditation Period

    Course opens: 
    04/11/2018
    Course expires: 
    07/14/2021

    Price

    Price:
    $1,005.00
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