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Duke Urologic Assembly

Duke University Medical Center

 

GOING VIRTUAL

During these unprecedented times, out of an abundance of caution for the health and safety of our attendees, faculty, vendors and staff, the Planning Committee has made the necessary decision to pivot the 53rd Annual Duke Urologic Assembly and Urologic Cancer Symposium to a virtual CME experience on Thursday, April 8 – Saturday, April 10, 2021. We are in the process of planning and designing the program to fit this new format in a way that is accessible, engaging, and still offers the premium learning experience you'd expect from Duke Urology. We will update this page with more information in the coming days.

We hope you'll join us virtually in April!

 


 

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Join an outstanding roster of national urologists, oncologists, and radiologists participating in a comprehensive scientific program that encompasses leading-edge updates on the most effective and efficient diagnoses and treatments in the sub-specialties of urology. 

The rapid evolution of knowledge coupled with an unprecedented release of practice-changing clinical trials requires an ongoing review to ensure accurate diagnosis and disease management options by all levels of the urologic community.

Healthcare professionals attending this symposium will be engaged through interactive talks, supplemented with video surgical presentations, interactive case presentations, and panel discussions on the latest evidence-based clinical approaches to managing a wide range of urologic conditions.

TARGET AUDIENCE

Addressing current issues and technologies for the diagnoses and treatments in the subspecialties of urology and urologic oncology, this educational conference will meet the continuing educational needs, enhance knowledge, skills and improve patient care by Urologists, Oncologists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Residents, and other allied health medical staff.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

After attending this program, participants should be able to:
•Apply effective and efficient diagnosis and treatments in the sub-specialties of urology and urologic oncology
•Analyze new technologies and therapies to provide the utmost, least invasive care to patients
•Evaluate and outline management options for the various urologic conditions
•Choose appropriate patients for minimally invasive surgical approaches
•Distinguish various surgical approaches and compare their effectiveness and safety profiles
•Develop collaboration between urologists, genitourinary oncologists, and radiation oncologists for patient care from diagnosis to management

ACCREDITATION       

In support of improving patient care, the Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education and Professional Development is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the health care team.

                

CREDIT DESIGNATION

Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education and Professional Development designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) tm.  Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  

Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education and Professional Development designates this activity for up to 6.5 credit hours for nurses. Nurses should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

REGISTRATION

This virtual conference is FREE for Urologists, Oncologists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Residents, and other allied health medical staff. Registration is required in order to access the virtual DUA Attendee Hub. You will get a full event experience from your desktop or tablet within the DUA Attendee Hub, where you'll be able to watch the on-demand session videos, join collaborative sessions, participate in live Q&A, view and download session documents, visit virtual exhibitor booths, share feedback, and more.

Registration includes access to all Scientific Sessions, Industry-sponsored Symposia, the virtual Exhibit Hall, and recorded content for up to 90 days post-event.

REGISTER FOR FREE


2020 LEADING EDGE UROLOGY: 52nd Duke Urologic Assembly & Urologic Cancer Symposium - Canceled

UPDATE March 11, 2020

The Planning Committee, led by Andrew J. Armstrong, MD, Michael N. Ferrandino, MD, Glenn M. Preminger, MD, in collaboration with the Duke Office of Continuing Medical Education has made the difficult, but necessary decision to cancel the MARCH 26 - 29, 2020, DUA (Omni Hilton Head Oceanfront Resort in Hilton Head, SC)  to support efforts to contain and mitigate against threats posed by the coronavirus outbreak.  We wish to sincerely thank you for your patience and understanding as we evaluated postponement and cancellation options.  In response to these unprecedented circumstances, our leadership is adjusting the cancellation policy for this event.  Please also allow us time to process full registration fee refunds for the registrants.

 

For Questions and Sponsorship Opportunities:

Duke Surgery Office of Continuing Medical Education

Phone: 919-668-3532

dukeurocme@duke.edu