Continuing Medical Education and Conferences
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
Gulf Coast Urology Seminar
July 17-19, 2015 \ Destin, Florida
Sponsored by the University of Alabama Birmingham Medical School and Wake Forest Medical School this weekend program provides quality thought-provoking urologic education with the opportunity to earn CME credits and network with colleagues. Course Director: Dean G. Assimos, MD and Anthony Atala, MD
Urology Today Conference
September 17-20, 2015 \ Asheville, NC
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
3rd Annual Prostate Cancer Symposium
November 13-14, 2015 \ 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
7th Advanced International Robotic Urology Symposium
Learn 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
Advanced Endourology 2016 Symposium
Technical Recommendations and Practical Hints
TBD \ Winston Salem, NC
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
* This course is not a CME event.
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 2015 events or email us at WFUrology@wakehealth.edu to receive updates.