UC San Diego School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education
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The UC San Diego School of Medicine, Department of Urology and the Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego invite you to attend the 10th Annual UC San Diego Urology Postgraduate Course: Update in Prostate Cancer and Urologic Diseases which will be held on September 14-16, 2017, at the San Diego Marriott Del Mar and will host a distinguished group of visiting faculty.

This course will focus on evidence-based urology in the following categories: prostate cancer, benign prostatic hyperplasia & urinary stone disease (including a live surgery, broadcast to the World Congress of Endourology, by Dr. Roger Sur), economics of health care, men’s health and urologic oncology. We will address the rapidly changing landscape of personalized medicine for the treatment of prostate cancer and will also discuss the revolution of immunotherapy for urologic cancers. There will be ample time for audience questions and discussions of challenging clinical scenarios in each category of the course.

Highlights

  • Prostate Cancer
  • Urologic Oncology
  • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia and Stones
  • Men’s Health
  • Radiation Safety
  • Pain Management
  • Live Surgery by Dr. Roger L. Sur

Target Audience

The target audience for this course includes urologists, trainees, researchers and allied health professionals who seek to gain a greater understanding of new and current approaches to urologic care and practitioners.

Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss and apply evidence-based approaches to urologic malignancy including prostate, kidney, and bladder cancers
  • Describe the indications and evidence-based approach to the use of immunotherapies for urologic cancers
  • Interpret and apply the latest medical and surgical treatments for lower urinary tract symptoms in men
  • Assess conditions affecting men's health
  • Explain how pain management should be employed in clinical care
  • Utilize radiation safety guidelines in routine fluoroscopy
  • Recognize the latest evidence-based knowledge regarding the management of stone disease

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