2018 Meeting Program

(Preliminary schedule, may be subject to change)

Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

AM
6:00 – 6:50
6:50 – 7:00
Breakfast with Exhibitors
Welcome Announcements
7:00 – 7:20 Culture of Patient Safety – Fernando J. Kim
7:20 – 7:40 Stressing About the Bladder: Neurovisceral Interactions in Persistent Pelvic Pain Syndromes – Larissa Rodriguez
7:40 – 8:00 Expectant Management of Upper Tract Urothelial Tumors – an analysis of SEER – Peter Schulam
8:00 – 8:20 From Propper to Eros – Lessons Learned from Penile Implant Registry Erection – Tobias Köhler
8:20 – 8:40 Break with Exhibitors
8:40 – 9:00 Quality of Life Outcomes following Urethroplasty – Christopher Gonzalez
9:00 – 9:20 Nephron Sparing Surgery for Large Renal Tumors: Always, Sometimes, or Never? – Riccardo Autorino
9:20 – 9:40 Stem cell therapy – bench to bedside. Where are we in the area of pelvic floor disorders? – Larissa Rodriguez
9:40 – 10:00 Management of Lichen Sclerosis Related Urethral Stricture Disease – Christopher Gonzalez
10:00 –10:20 Robotic surgical systems in Urology: what’s in the pipeline? – Riccardo Autorino
10:20 – 10:40 Transperineal Prostate Biopsy: State of the Art – Roberto Miano
10:40 – 3:30 Break
3:30 – 4:00 Afternoon Hors d’Oeuvres with Exhibitors
4:00 – 7:40

Critique Panel Discussion

Thursday, February 8th, 2018

AM
6:00 – 7:00 Breakfast with Exhibitors
7:00 – 7:20 Adverse Pathological Outcomes Associated with Size of the Small Renal Mass – Peter Schulam
7:20 – 7:40 Canaries, Giraffes and a little bit of ZEN: Origins and Treatment of ED through vascular mechanisms – Tobias Köhler
7:40 – 8:00 Radical prostatectomy for locally advanced and oligo-metastatic prostate cancer: is there any benefit? – Riccardo Autorino
8:00 – 8:20 Recurrent UTI in the setting of mesh implants – Larissa Rodriguez
8:20 – 8:40 Break with Exhibitors
8:40 – 9:00 Multiparametric MRI and Fusion Biopsy for Prostate Cancer – Peter Schulam
9:00 – 9:20 Men’s Health from the Heart: Findings from CUPID (Cardio-Urologic Pathology Interplay Determination Study) & Friends- Tobias Köhler
9:20 – 9:40 Principles of Tissue Transfer in Reconstructive Urology – Joel Gelman
9:40 – 10:00 Is Focal Ablation of Prostate Cancer Ready for Prime Time? – Herbert Lepor
10:00 – 10:20 Contemporary Screening for Prostate Cancer – Gerald L. Andriole, Jr.
10:20 – 10:40 The AUA Testosterone Guidelines: Key Messages – John P. Mulhall
10:40 – 3:30 Break
3:30 – 4:00 Afternoon Hors d’Oeuvres with Exhibitors
4:00 – 7:40

Critique Panel Discussion

Friday, February 9th, 2018

AM
6:00 – 7:00 Breakfast with Exhibitors
7:00 – 7:20 Management of Bladder Neck Contractures – Christopher Gonzalez
7:20 – 7:40 Priapism through a new prism: Alternative perspectives on the AUA guidelines – Tobias Köhler
7:40 – 8:00 Cytoreductive surgery in the era of targeted therapy for kidney cancer: if yes, when? – Riccardo Autorino
8:00 – 8:20 Which sling to use: What, when ,why and who? – Larissa Rodriguez
8:20 – 8:40 Break with Exhibitors
8:40 – 9:00 AUA guidelines for surgical management of stones – Peter Schulam
9:00 – 9:20 Urethral Stricture Guidelines – Christopher Gonzalez
9:20 – 9:40 Surgical Management of Refractory Bladder Neck Contracture after BPH Surgery – Brian J. Flynn
9:40 – 10:00 Outcome of Buccal Mucosa Grafts for Urethral Reconstruction – Margit Fisch
10:00 – 10:20 En Bloc TURB: More Than a Safe and Feasible Surgical Technique – Salvatore Micali
10:20 – 10:40 Use of Bio Markers to Select Patients for Therapy – Gerald L. Andriole, Jr.
10:40 – 3:30
Break
3:30 – 4:00 Afternoon Hors d’Oeuvres with Exhibitors
4:00 – 7:40

Critique Panel Discussion

Saturday, February 10th, 2018

AM
6:00 – 7:00 Breakfast with Exhibitors
7:00 – 7:20 Integration of Advanced Practice Providers in the Urology Practice – Christopher Gonzalez
7:20 – 7:40 Supra-physiologic testosterone supplementation: do body builders know something we don’t? – Tobias Köhler
7:40 – 8:00 AUA/ASTRO/SUO guidelines on clinically localized prostate cancer  – Riccardo Autorino
8:00 – 8:20 2017 AUA guidelines for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence – Larissa Rodriguez
8:20 – 8:40 Break with Exhibitors
8:40 – 9:00 Role of Innovation in Patient Care – Peter Schulam
9:00 – 9:20 2018 Update on Peyronie’s Disease: What’s Around the Bend – Mohit Khera
9:20 – 9:40 Papillary architecture revealing insights into the pathogenesis of urinary stones – Marshall Stoller
9:40 – 10:00 Haemocomponents for non transfusional use: biological aspects and new urological clinical applications – Pierluigi Bove
10:00 – 10:20 Advocacy Connector – Erik Falter
10:20 – 10:40 Medicare Part D – Erik Falter
10:40 – 3:30 Break
3:30 – 4:00 Afternoon Hors d’Oeuvres with Exhibitors
4:00 – 7:40

Critique Panel Discussion

8:00 – 9:30 Discussion and Awards Banquet

Sunday, February 11th, 2018

AM
6:00 – 7:00 Breakfast
7:00 – 7:20 Distal double cuff: irradiated vs. non-irradiated patients – Margit Fisch
7:20 – 7:40 3D Printing and its Infinite Applications – Roberto Miano
7:40 – 8:00 Management of Renal Trauma – Rodrigo Donalisio da Silva
8:00 – 9:00 Interesting Case Presentations – Joel Gelman