AUA Summit - May Kick-off Weekend


May Kick-off Weekend

The AUA2021 May Kick-off Weekend was virtually from May 21 through 23. Offered as an exclusive benefit to AUA2021 registrants, the three-day program will provide over 35 hours of live educational content.

The May Kick-off Weekend Will Feature:

  • Instructional Courses
  • Urologic Care for the Advanced Practice Provider Program
  • Practice Management Program
  • AUA Research: Early-Career Scientists Exchange: Paving Your Path to NIH Funding
  • Young Urologist Programming
  • Resident Programming
  • Perspectives on Increasing the Use of Palliative Care in Advanced Urologic Diseases

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Access to the Kick-off Weekend live webinars is included in ALL AUA2021 Meeting packages. Webcasts will be available to view On-demand following the live event.

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Friday, May 21, 2021

Contemporary Pharmacotherapy for OAB 2021: Monotherapy and Combined Pharmacotherapy to Optimize Treatment
3 – 5 p.m. ET
Course Director: Eric Rovner, MD
Faculty: Alan Wein, MD and Christopher Chapple, MD

Saturday, May 22, 2021

Diagnosis and Management of Localized, Locally Advanced and Advanced Kidney Cancer
9 – 11 a.m. ET
Course Director: W. Marston Linehan, MD
Faculty: Mark Ball, MD, David McDermott, MD and Ramaprasad Srinivasan, MD

Mentorship in Residency Panel: Who, What, Why & More
11 a.m. – Noon ET
Moderator: Michael Ernst MD
Panelists: Gina Badalato, MD, Kristian Black, MD, MS, Kirsten Greene, MD, MAS and Justin Ziemba, MD, MSEd

Sponsored Residents Symposia by NeoTract | Teleflex: The UroLift procedure: The importance of the largest group of patients in all urology practice
Noon – 1 p.m. ET
Amin S. Herati, MD

Perspectives on Increasing the Use of Palliative Care in Advanced Urologic Diseases
1 – 2:30 p.m. ET
Moderator: Jonathan Bergman
Panelists: Joshua Hauser, MD; Farnoosh Nik-Ahd, MD; Pauline Filippou, MD; Lee Hugar, MD, MSCR; Kevin Koo, MD; Martha Terris, MD

Trimodality Therapy for Management of Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer
3 – 5 p.m. ET
Course Director: Adam Feldman, MD
Faculty: Richard Lee, MD and Jason Efstathiou, MD

Sunday, May 23, 2021

Chemotherapy and Immunotherapy for the Urologist and Advanced Practice Provider
9 – 11 a.m. ET
Course Director: Costas Lallas, MD
Faculty: Edouard Trabulsi, MD and Anne Calveresi, NPhD

Young Urologists Panel | First Year Dilemmas: Navigating the Transition from Training to Practice
11 a.m. – Noon ET
Moderated by: Kyle A. Richards, MD, FACS
Panelists: Matthew Ferroni, MD, Patricia Heller, MD and Timothy Lyon, MD

Virtual Career Development & Job Fair
1 – 5 p.m. ET (open house format)

Incorporating Genomic Testing For Prostate Cancer into Your Practice
Noon – 2 p.m. ET
Course Director: Joseph Wagner, MD
Faculty: Daniel Lin, MD and Matthew Cooperberg, MD

Sponsored Symposia by Tolmar for Residents and Young Urologists – New Data and Therapies for Advanced Prostate Cancer: What Is Optimal Care?
2 p.m. – 3 p.m. ET
Scott B. Sellinger, MD, FACS

Urolithiasis: Metabolic Evaluation and Medical Management
3 – 5 p.m. ET
Course Director: Michael Lipkin, MD
Faculty: Jodi Antonelli, MD, Brian Eisner, MD and Sara Best, MD