28th Annual Perspectives in Urology: Point Counterpoint

Scottsdale, AZ US
November 14, 2019 to November 16, 2019

The 28th Annual Perspectives in Urology: Point Counterpoint will bring together leading experts in urology, medical oncology, and radiation oncology to discuss and debate the latest topics in men’s health, general urology, and genitourinary cancers. This annual interactive conference will offer topical lectures, pro/con debates, interesting-case presentations, interactive panel discussions, and interactive audience response technology. Topics include nocturia, advanced and M0 prostate cancer, bladder cancer and immunotherapy, upper tract cancer management, renal cell carcinoma, MRI and imaging, and other urologic topics.

The goal of PCP 28 is to address key questions on practice-changing developments in these topics, and to examine the next generation in diagnosis and treatment. The conference’s format includes not only didactic lectures, but also debates, point-counterpoint discussion panels, and unique-case presentations.

 

Target Audience

This activity is designed for and will benefit urologists, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, primary care physicians, and other healthcare professionals involved in the diagnosis and management of urologic diseases.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Evaluate the latest updates in the treatment of BPH, OAB, and Nocturia
  • Review the use of pure laparoscopic and robotic surgery in genitourinary cancers
  • Assess existing guidelines regarding treating renal masses and localized renal cancer
  • Discuss the role of biomarkers and new technologies in diagnosing and treating prostate cancer, focusing on guidelines, 
  • Appraise how emerging imaging techniques will change treatment protocols for  localized prostate cancer
  • Outline advances in bladder cancer treatment, specifically for addressing BCG failure and how to utilize checkpoint inhibitors
  • Evaluate the advancements in drug sequencing in advanced prostate cancer and nmCRPC
Additional information

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Marc Weathersby
Phone Number: 
+1 (434) 817-2000
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 12.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 12.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
Course opens: 
10/01/2019
Course expires: 
12/20/2019
Event starts: 
11/14/2019 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
11/16/2019 - 11:59pm
Cost:
$0.00

SCIENTIFIC AGENDA

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2019

 

11:00AM - 2:00PM     Registration & Industry Lunch Symposium

  2:00PM - 4:10PM     Welcome Introduction

                                     SESSION I:  GENERAL UROLOGY/MEN'S HEALTH

  4:10PM - 6:00PM     SESSION II:  Prostate Cancer Screening

 

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2019

 

  7:00AM - 12:00PM     Exibits Open & Industry Breakfast Symposium

                                     SESSION III:  Localized Prostate Cancer

                                     SESSION IV:  Bladder Cancer

 

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2019

 

  7:00AM - 10:45PM     Exhibits Open & Industry Supported Breakfast

                                     SESSION V:  Surgical Approaches to Urologic Disorders

                                     SESSION VII:  Advanced Prostate Cancer

 

The Scottsdale Plaza Resort
7200 N Scottsdale Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85253
United States
+1 (800) 832-2025

Room Reservations
The Scottsdale Plaza Resort
7200 N Scottsdale Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85253

Room Reservations

To make reservations, contact attendees or send overnight shipments, please use the following telephone number.
Guest Reservations Number: (800) 832-2025.

The group rate for this conference is $199 /night ++ (current city and state taxes are 13.17% per day).

Resort Fee

The Resort Fee is waived (normally $25.00 per room/per day) and includes wireless guestroom internet, wireless internet access in public areas, in-room coffee, local phone calls, 800 access calls, self and valet parking, putting green, tennis court and tennis equipment rental, 24-hour access to both the fitness center and pools, fitness classes, two complimentary bottled waters in room daily, transportation to the following destinations on the Plaza Shuttle to Fashion Square Mall, Old Town Scottsdale, Pavilions Shopping Center, Talking Stick Casino, and Cholla Trail and Camelback Mountain. The Scottsdale Plaza Resort Shuttle will operate from 9am – 9pm and will be offered on a first come, first serve basis, based on availability.

Bellman gratuities of $4.00 per person, each way and maid gratuity of $2.00 per room night will be posted to the individual’s room folio for your Attendees. The mandatory bellman and room attendant charge is paid in its entirely to employees providing the services.

DISCLOSURE OF CONFLICTS OF INTEREST
It is the policy of the Medical College of Wisconsin to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its educational activities.  In accordance with this policy, the MCW identifies conflicts of interest with its instructors, content managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of the activity. Conflicts are resolved by MCW to ensure that all scientific research referred to, reported, or used in a continuing education activity conforms to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection, and analysis.

CJP MEDICAL COMMUNICATIONS DISCLOSURE
The employees of CJP Medical Communications have no financial relationships to disclose.

Disclosure provided on-stie.

Program Chair:

E. David Crawford, MD

Professor of Surgery, Urology and Radiation Oncology

E. David Crawford Endowed Chair in Urologic Oncology

University of Colorado, Denver School of Medicine

Aurora, CO

 

Faculty:

 

 

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Medical College of Wisconsin and Carden Jennings Publishing.  The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited with commendation by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CREDIT DESIGNATION

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 12.00 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals. 

Available Credit

  • 12.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 12.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
10/01/2019
Course expires: 
12/20/2019

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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