2017 Annual Meeting Program

Thursday, September 14, 2017

8:00 a.m. Welcome Remarks
Edouard Trabulsi, MD, President

8:10 – 8:30 a.m.
Update on AUA Initiatives
Robert Flanigan, MD, AUA President-Elect

8:30 – 9:30 a.m. AUA Course of Choice - Testosterone Therapy:
Advances and Controversies
Abraham Morgentaler, MD, Men’s Health Boston

9:30 – 10:15 a.m. Evolving Genetic and Genomic
Influences on Prostate Cancer
Paul Sieber, MD, Lancaster Urology

10:15 – 10:45 a.m. Coffee Break with Exhibitors 

10:45 – Noon Moderated Poster Session 1: Bladder & Testis Cancer; Workforce

Moderated Poster Session 2: General Urology; Infertility

Noon – 1 p.m. Lunch in Exhibit Hall

1:15 – 2 p.m. Sequencing of New Agents for CRPC
Michael Williams,
Eastern Virginia Medical School 

2 – 2:30 p.m.
Coffee Break with Exhibitors

2:30 – 3:15 p.m. Evaluation & Treatment of
Nocturia Point/Counterpoint
Moderator: Jennifer Miles-Thomas, MD,
Urology of Virginia 
Marisa Clifton, MD, Geisinger Urology
Andrew Shapiro, MD,  Chesapeake Urology 

3:15 – 5 p.m. Moderated Poster Session 3: Prostate Cancer

Moderated Poster Session 4: Female Urology; Incontinence; Reconstruction

5 – 5:30 p.m. Newly Released AUA Guidelines Update
Stress Urinary Incontinence
Jessica DeLong, MD
Eastern Virginia Medical School
Renal Mass and Localized Renal Cancer
Keith Kowalczyk, MD
Georgetown University
Medical Stone Management
Roger Schultz, MD
Williamsburg, VA

5:30 – 6:45 p.m. Welcome Reception in Exhibit Hall

6:30 – 7:45 p.m. Residents Jeopardy Bowl

Friday, September 15, 2017

7 - 8 a.m. Breakfast Symposium
Sponsored by: Augmenix

8:15 – 9:30 a.m. Resident Prize Essay Podium Session
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9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Paul F. Schellhammer Lecture in Urologic
High Risk Prostate Cancer: Contemporary Treatment Paradigms, Outcomes and Future Directions
Daniel Lin, MD, University of Washington Seattle

10:30 - 10:40 a.m. Review of ABU MOC Updates
Bal Carter, MD

10:40 – 11:10 a.m. Coffee Break with Exhibitors

11:10 a.m. – 12:40 p.m. Moderated Poster Session 5: Renal Cancer; Oncology Risk

Moderated Poster Session 6: Pediatrics; Endourology; Practice Patterns

12:45 – 1:45 p.m. Lunch Symposium
Sponsored by: Astellas Pharma US, Inc.
and Pfizer Oncology
Elevate Care in Advanced Prostate Cancer

2 – 5 p.m. Free Afternoon - Golf & Tennis Available

6 – 8 p.m. Themed Reception

Saturday, September 16, 2017

7 – 8  a.m. Breakfast Symposium
Sponsored by: Nymox Pharmaceuticals

8:15 – 9 a.m. Annual Member Business Meeting

9 – 10:30 a.m. Health Policy Panel 
MACRA in 2018 – How to Prepare
Jean Moody-Williams, RN, MPP,
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Dana Adams, Administrator, Urology of Virginia 
Kim Ramsey, Director of Clinical Operations,
Urology of Virginia 
Importance of the RUC Survey
Mark Fallick, MD, Delaware Valley Urology

10:30 – 10:45 a.m. Coffee Break 

10:45 – 11:45 a.m. Hugh Hampton Young Lecture 
The Changing Face of Urologic Oncologic Surgery
Over 15 Years: The Impact of Robotics
Inderbir Gill, MD,
University of Southern California 

11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Bladder Cancer –
Diagnosis, Treatment and MIBC Guidelines and
Immunotherapy in NMI and MI Bladder Cancer
Piyush Agarwal, MD, National Cancer Institute
Trinity Bivalacqua, MD, PhD,
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Andrea Apolo, MD National Cancer Institute

12:45 – 1:45 p.m. Lunch Symposium
Sponsored by: Pacific Edge Diagnostics

1:45 – 2:15 p.m. Howard Pollack Pyelogram Lecture
Prostate MRI for the Urologist
Sherif Mehralivand, MD,
National Institutes of Health

2:15 – 3 p.m. Update on Surgical Management of
Urolithiasis – PCNL Access
Moderator: Brant Fulmer, MD Geisinger Urology
Summary of Endourology Disease
Group Excellence (EDGE)
Consortium Data and Recommendations
Alyssa Park, MD, Geisinger Urology
Antegrade Access for PCNL
Noah Schenkman, MD, University of Virginia
Retrograde Access for PCNL
Joseph Clark, MD, Penn State Hershey 

3 – 3:15 p.m. Coffee Break

3:15 – 4 p.m. Integrating the Advanced Practice Provider
Joshua Langston, MD, Urology of Virginia

4 – 4:15 p.m. IVUmed Scholar Presentation
Recent Experience in Haiti
Amar Raval, MD, Thomas Jefferson University 

4:15 – 5 p.m. Young Urologist Committee Sponsored Session
Understanding, Managing and
Preventing Physician Burnout in Urology
Tullika Garg, MD, Geisinger Urology
Alex Kutikov, MD, Fox Chase Cancer Center

5 – 6 p.m. Social Hour Reception
        Sponsored by Sentara/University of Virginia

7:30 – 10 p.m. President’s Banquet

75th Anniversary Celebration

Saturday – APP Session

Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners and allied health students are invited to attend this special session.  Participants will gain knowledge and practical strategies to provide their patients with the highest level of urologic care.

10:45 – 11:45 a.m. Hugh Hampton Young Lecture 
The Changing Face of Urologic Oncologic Surgery Over 15 Years: The Impact of Robotics
Inderbir Gill, MD, University of Southern California 

11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Urology Case Review Session
Anne Calvaresi, MSN, CRNP, RNFA, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center
Courtney Anderson, MPA, PA-C, Eastern Virginia Medical School
Laura Jennings, MHS, PA-C, University of Pennsylvania A panel of APP experts will discuss various urologic cases.
Voiding Dysfunction with Urodynamics

12:45 – 1:30 p.m. Networking Lunch

1:30 – 2 p.m. Survivorship Session 
Laura Jennings, MHS, PA-C, University of Pennsylvania
Survivorship focuses on the quality of life and care issues that surround patients with cancer
as they transition into life after treatment. 

2 – 2:30 p.m. Point/Counterpoint: Utilization of Advanced Practice Providers to Perform Office-based Procedures
Pro – Tracey Krupski, MD, University of Virginia
Con – Robert Linden, MD, Delaware Valley Urology

2:30 – 3 p.m. How to Effectively Bill When Utilizing an APP
Dana Adams, Administrator, Urology of Virginia

3 – 3:15 p.m. Coffee Break

3:15 – 4 p.m. Integrating the Advanced Practice Provider – Joint Session with Physicians
Joshua Langston, MD, Urology of Virginia


Social Events

Attend these fun networking events included in the price of registration.

Thursday, September 14
Welcome Reception
Mingle with colleagues and visit our exhibitors. Be sure to thank our industry partners for their support.

Friday, September 15
Exhibit Hall Closing Reception & Themed Party
Spend a casual evening with friends and colleagues while sipping a cocktail and enjoying the ocean breeze.

Saturday, September 16
President’s Banquet
Join us for the Section’s 75th Anniversary Celebration!


Accreditation Information

Accreditation:  This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Urological Association Education and Research, Inc. (AUAER) and Mid-Atlantic Section of the AUA. 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 Mid-Atlantic Section Annual Meeting activity for a maximum of 17.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.