Program

Skills Enhancement Workshops

These enhanced, live demonstrations or "workshops" on the latest technology and products for urology will capture your attention with even more opportunity for "Hands-On" experience. Available in the Science & Technology Hall, these events will occur throughout the day during the Annual Meeting in Washington, DC.

2011 Skills Enhancement Workshops Schedule:

Time Company Booth# Title Speakers
Saturday, May 14, 2011
11:15 a.m. –
12:15 p.m.
American Medical Systems 217 Advanced GreenLight Techniques with XPS Prof. O. Reich /
Mr. G. Muir
Noon – 1:30 p.m. Cook Medical 425 Flexible Ureteroscopy for the Treatment of Renal Calculi: Work shoulder-to-shoulder with our world-renowned faculty to sharpen your skills in minimally invasive stone management techniques. Bradford B. Schwartz, MD,
Gerhard Fuchs, MD
12:30 – 1:30 p.m. American Medical Systems 217 Ask the Expert - XPS Dr. G. Eure /
Dr. L. Hurley
1:30 – 3 p.m. Cook Medical 425 Flexible Ureteroscopy for the Treatment of Renal Calculi: Work shoulder-to-shoulder with our world-renowned faculty to sharpen your skills in minimally invasive stone management techniques. Bradford B. Schwartz, MD
Nicole L. Miller, MD
2:00 – 3:15 p.m. American Medical Systems 217 GreenLight XPS for Residents Dr. S. Tabatabaei /
Dr. M. Hai
3 – 4:30 p.m. Cook Medical 425 Flexible Ureteroscopy for the Treatment of Renal Calculi: Work shoulder-to-shoulder with our world-renowned faculty to sharpen your skills in minimally invasive stone management techniques. James F. Borin, MD
Michael Ferrandino, MD
3:30 – 4:45 p.m. American Medical Systems 217 BPH Practice Enhancement – Coding and Reimbursement Annette Hai
4:30 – 6 p.m. Cook Medical 425 Flexible Ureteroscopy for the Treatment of Renal Calculi: Work shoulder-to-shoulder with our world-renowned faculty to sharpen your skills in minimally invasive stone management techniques. John Pattaras, MD;
Kenneth Ogan, MD
 
Sunday, May 15, 2011
9:15 – 10:30 a.m. American Medical Systems 217 Ask the Expert - XPS Dr. B. Choi /
Dr. C. Chabert
9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Boston Scientific 417 The Hybrid Technique: Combining HoLAP and HoLEP for the Treatment of BPH Kevin McVary, MD
Feinburg School of Medicine at Northwestern University
Chicago, IL
9:30 – 11 a.m. Cook Medical 425 Flexible Ureteroscopy for the Treatment of Renal Calculi: Work shoulder-to-shoulder with our world-renowned faculty to sharpen your skills in minimally invasive stone management techniques. R. John Honey, MD
Kenneth Pace, MD
10:30 a.m. – Noon American Medical Systems 217 Advanced GreenLight Techniques with XPS Prof. A. Bachmann /
Dr. H. Woo
11 a.m. – Noon Boston Scientific 417 Simplifying PCNL Access

Raymond J. Leveillee, MD
University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine
Miami, FL

Brian R. Matlaga MD, MPH
James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute
Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
Baltimore, MD

Ojas Shah, MD
New York University Medical Center
New York, NY

11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Cook Medical 425 Flexible Ureteroscopy for the Treatment of Renal Calculi: Work shoulder-to-shoulder with our world-renowned faculty to sharpen your skills in minimally invasive stone management techniques. Ben Chew, MD
Bodo Knudsen, MD
12:30 – 2 p.m. Cook Medical 425 Flexible Ureteroscopy for the Treatment of Renal Calculi: Work shoulder-to-shoulder with our world-renowned faculty to sharpen your skills in minimally invasive stone management techniques. Marcello Baptistussi, MD /
Jaime Landman, MD
1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Boston Scientific 417 Latest Advances in Ureteroscopy: Interactive Expert Panel Discussion Ben Chew, MD
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, Canada

Frank Keeley, MD
Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital
Bristol, UK

Glenn M. Preminger, MD
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC

2 – 3:30 p.m. Cook Medical 425 Flexible Ureteroscopy for the Treatment of Renal Calculi: Work shoulder-to-shoulder with our world-renowned faculty to sharpen your skills in minimally invasive stone management techniques. Robert Nadler, MD
Ojas Shah, MD
3 – 4 p.m. Boston Scientific 417 ACOs, Health Reform and More - Practical Advice for Uncertain Times Mark Painter
CEO of Physician Reimbursement Systems, Inc.
Denver, CO
 
Monday, May 16, 2011
9:15 – 10:15 a.m. American Medical Systems 217 Advanced GreenLight Techniques with XPS Dr. F. Gomez-Sancha / Prof. O. Reich
9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Cook Medical 425 Flexible Ureteroscopy for the Treatment of Renal Calculi: Work shoulder-to-shoulder with our world-renowned faculty to sharpen your skills in minimally invasive stone management techniques. Olivier Traxer, MD
Evangelos Liatsikos, MD
10 – 11 a.m. Boston Scientific 417 Latest Advances in Ureteroscopy: Hands-On with the Experts TBA
11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Cook Medical 425 Flexible Ureteroscopy for the Treatment of Renal Calculi: Work shoulder-to-shoulder with our world-renowned faculty to sharpen your skills in minimally invasive stone management techniques. Evan Goldfischer, MD
Michael Grasso, MD
12:30 – 2 p.m. Cook Medical 425 Flexible Ureteroscopy for the Treatment of Renal Calculi: Work shoulder-to-shoulder with our world-renowned faculty to sharpen your skills in minimally invasive stone management techniques. Gyan Pareek, MD
George Haleblian, MD
2 – 3:30 p.m. Cook Medical 425 Flexible Ureteroscopy for the Treatment of Renal Calculi: Work shoulder-to-shoulder with our world-renowned faculty to sharpen your skills in minimally invasive stone management techniques. James L'Esperance, MD
Andreas Gross, MD
2:30 – 3:30 p.m. Boston Scientific 417 Latest Advances in Ureteroscopy: Hands-On with the Experts TBA
2:30 – 3:45 p.m. American Medical Systems 217 GreenLight XPS for Residents Dr. J. Branch /
Dr. M. Rutman
 
Tuesday, May 17, 2011
9:30 – 11 a.m. Cook Medical 425 Flexible Ureteroscopy for the Treatment of Renal Calculi: Work shoulder-to-shoulder with our world-renowned faculty to sharpen your skills in minimally invasive stone management techniques. Alberto Breda, MD/
Brian Matlaga, MD
10 – 11 a.m. Boston Scientific 417 Latest Advances in Ureteroscopy: Hands-On with the Experts TBA
11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Cook Medical 425 Flexible Ureteroscopy for the Treatment of Renal Calculi: Work shoulder-to-shoulder with our world-renowned faculty to sharpen your skills in minimally invasive stone management techniques. Stephen Jackman, MD/
Timothy Averch, MD
12:30 – 1:45 p.m. American Medical Systems 217 Advanced GreenLight Techniques with XPS Dr. G. Eure /
Dr. M. Rutman
12:30 – 2 p.m. Cook Medical 425 Flexible Ureteroscopy for the Treatment of Renal Calculi: Work shoulder-to-shoulder with our world-renowned faculty to sharpen your skills in minimally invasive stone management techniques. Marshall Stoller, MD;
Jay Bishoff, MD
2 – 2:30 p.m. American Medical Systems 217 BPH Practice Enhancement – Coding and Reimbursement Annette Hai
2 – 3:30 p.m. Cook Medical 425 Flexible Ureteroscopy for the Treatment of Renal Calculi: Work shoulder-to-shoulder with our world-renowned faculty to sharpen your skills in minimally invasive stone management techniques. TBA

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