Advances in Urology Course

advances in urology course

The 2018 edition of the Emory Department of Urology's Advances in Urology course will be held on December 7-8 at the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center, Atlanta, GA.

Purposes and Objectives

Urology is a consistently evolving field that requires the ongoing review of diagnostic and treatment strategies to ensure the highest standards of patient care and safety. Emory's Advances in Urology course is designed to facilitate this process by covering recent scientific updates and advances in urology practice and urologic research.

Specific lecture sessions surrounding the detection and treatment of prostate, bladder, and kidney cancer will update the urologist on the latest technology available to enhance their clinical practice and outcomes. Additionally, there will be updates on reconstructive and pediatric urology, men's health, and stone disease.

Please go here for comprehensive meeting information and online registration.

Core Competencies: Patient Care and Medical Knowledge

This course contributes to the American Board of Urology Maintenance of Certification requirements of 90 hours of CME.

Who Should Attend

The course is intended for professional urologists, urology residents, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and urology nurses. Participants are encouraged to bring cases for discussion and interaction.

Course Directors

Mehrdad Alemozaffar, MD
Assistant Professor of Urology

Akanksha Mehta, MD
Assistant Professor of Urology