Program Description: 

The field of pediatric urology is rapidly moving towards evidence-based guideline and clinical quality benchmarks, though few exist at this time.  There remains wide variability on outcomes reporting and clinical practice patterns on a local, regional and national scale.  We plan to address this variability with weekly educational material designed to ensure quality care for patients with pediatric urologic conditions.  To do this, we will utilize a combination of available national standards in conjunction with departmentally maintained quality databases, institutional quality metrics and ongoing review of current literature to identify areas of variability and provide targeted educational activities to address these issues.  This will provide pediatric urology providers strategies for high quality care using the best available evidence.

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 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 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Target audience: 

Physicians , Physician Assistants, Nurses/Nurse Practitioners, Medical Assistants

Learning objectives: 

At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be able to:

  • Describe the current known best practices of pediatric urology and identify gaps in evidence based medicine for this condition.
  • Make a plan to incorporate best practices into routine clinical care.


Faculty & credentials: 


  • Dr. Elizabeth Roth, MD (Pedicatric Urology, CHW)
  • Matthew Armstrong, APNP


Connie Kemmel
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 337-3550

Journal Club:

Dr. Elizabeth Roth, MD  CHW

Urinary Continence Outcomes in Classic Bladder Exstrophy: A Long-Term Perspective
Mahir Maruf, Roni Manyevitch, Jason Michaud, John Jayman, Matthew Kasprenski,Mohammad H. Zaman, Karl Benz, Marlo Eldridge, Bruce Trock, Kelly T. Harris, Wayland J. Wu,
Heather N. Di Carlo and John P. Gearhart* From the Robert D. Jeffs Division of Pediatric Urology (MM, RM, JM, JJ, MK, MHZ, KB, ME, KTH, WJW, HNDC, JPG), Brady Urological Institute (BT), The Johns
Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland


Probability of Bladder Augmentation, Diversion and Clean
Intermittent Catheterization in Classic Bladder Exstrophy: A
36-Year, Multi-Institutional, Retrospective Cohort Study

Konrad M. Szymanski, Molly Fuchs, Daryl Mcleod, Ilina Rosoklija, Andrew C. Strine, Brian VanderBrink, Benjamin Whittam, Elizabeth Yerkes and Patricio C. Gargollo* on behalf of the
Pediatric Urology Midwest Alliance (PUMA) From the Division of Pediatric Urology, Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health, Indianapolis, Indiana (KMS, BW), Section of Pediatric Urology, Nationwide
Children’s Hospital, Columbus (MF, DM), Division of Pediatric Urology, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati (ACS, BV), Ohio, Division of Pediatric
Urology, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois (IR, EY), and Division of Pediatric Urology, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Medical School,
Rochester, Minnesota (PCG)


Matthew Armstrong, APNP,   CHW




Session date: 
12/12/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am CST
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
999 N 92nd Street
Children’s Corporate Center, C 255
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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