The Department of Urology is committed to physician education and offers a variety of events throughout the year. To receive emails/mailings about our events, send your contact information to WFUrology@wakehealth.edu
Advanced Endourology 2014
Technical Recommendations and Practical Hints
Feb. 26-27, 2014 -- Winston-Salem, N.C.
This course will provide a structured approach to advanced endourology, both percutaneous and retrograde flexible intrarenal surgery. Specific surgical techniques will be presented in a step-by-step operative outline. Procedures will be demonstrated in live case surgeries with expert faculty providing commentary and offering tips related to each technique. Course director: Jorge Gutierrez, MD
5th Annual International Robotic Urology Symposium
Feb. 28 – March 1, 2014 – Winston-Salem, NC
Learned from world-renowned experts in a reinvigorated, reimaged, and re-energized course. Specific surgical techniques are demonstrated by world experts performing 10 live surgeries. The course focuses on urologic oncology with an emphasis on newer technologies. Keynote lectures, panel discussion, moderated videos and interactive discussion will focus on techniques and the latest strategies to optimize outcomes. Course director: Ashok K. Hemal, MD
Prostate Cancer Symposium
June 6-7, 2014 – Winston-Salem, NC
Nationally recognized experts in prostate cancer share the latest clinical advances in managing localized and advanced disease as well as state-of-the-art basic science research. With a focus on opportunities and challenges in prostate cancer research -- and the need to align research with clinical need -- the symposium is designed for urologists, medical and radiation oncologists, allied health professionals, basic and translational scientists, and trainees. Course Director: K.C. Balaji, MD
Fall 2014 – Location TBD
Thought leaders in urology discuss the latest evidence-based approaches to managing a wide range of urologic conditions, from recurrent stones and prostate cancer to erectile dysfunction and neurogenic bladder. Course director: Gopal Badlani, MD
Events for Regional/Local Physicians
Physicians are invited to join us for Grand Rounds, held on Wednesday mornings in the Comprehensive Cancer Center, Conference Rooms 1a and 1b (1st floor).
Pediatric Urology and Adult Urology Annual CME Events: check back for details about 2013 events for email us a WFUrology@wakehealth.edu to receive updates.