Program Description: 

The pediatric urology conference series is a multimodal weekly educational conference to address ongoing educational needs of pediatric urology RN’s, NP’s, clinical research staff and MD’s.  Rotating formats of didactic sessions on various topics in pediatric urology are utilized in conjunction with interactive journal clubs and case-based presentations for discussion and practice improvement.  Emphasis is placed on defining and creating opportunities for multispecialty educational opportunities and collaborations with other specialties, including pathology, radiology, general surgery, neurosurgery, nephrology and other disciplines with whom pediatric urologists interact in the care of clinical patients.

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
  • Fellows
  • Residents
Learning objectives: 
  • 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
  • Identify and engage critical stakeholders in other disciplines to collaboratively improve overall care for children with pediatric urologic conditions.
Faculty & credentials: 


 Katie Aussem-Kressin, APNP -Children's WI Urology

Dr. Elizabeth Roth MD; Associate Professor - Children's WI Urology

 Children’s Wisconsin and the Medical College of Wisconsin

All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose with the exception of the following and in accordance with the ACCME® standards for Commercial Support Number 6, these relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved.



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

Journal Club:

 Katie Aussem-Kressin, APNP -Children's WI Urology

1.    How Early Is Early? Effect of Oxybutynin on Bladder Dynamics Within the First Year of Life in Patients With Spina Bifida
Lee AS, Viseshsindh W, Long CJ, et al. How early is early? Effect of oxybutynin on bladder dynamics within the first year of life in patients with spina bifida. Journal of Pediatric Urology. 2020; 16(2). doi:10.1016/j.jpurol.2019.12.008

Dr. Elizabeth Roth MD; Associate Professor - Children's WI Urology

 2.    Bracka's Method of Proximal Hypospadias Repair: Preputial Skin or Buccal Mucosa? 
Manasherova, D., Kozyrev, G., Nikolaev, et al. (2020). Bracka's Method of Proximal Hypospadias Repair: Preputial Skin or Buccal Mucosa? Urology, 138, pp.138-143. 10.1016/j.urology.2019.12.027
3.    Additional Surgeries after Bladder Augmentation in Patients with Spina Bifida in the 21st Century
                        Szymanski KM, Misseri R, Whittam B, et al. Additional Surgeries after Bladder Augmentation in Patients with Spina Bifida in the 21st Century. Journal of Urology. 2020; 203(6):1207-1213. doi:10.1097/ju.0000000000000751




Session date: 
Thursday, June 11, 2020 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
999 N 92nd Street
Children’s Corporate Center, CCC255
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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