Duke Urologic Assembly

Learning Edge Urology: Duke Urologic Assembly

Bringing together world-renowned healthcare professionals addressing current issues and technologies for the diagnoses and treatments in the subspecialties of urology and urologic oncology, the

2022 LEADING EDGE: Duke Urologic Assembly and Urologic Cancer Symposium

March 31st– April 3rd as a Hybrid Event

presenting IN-PERSON and Live streaming to a virtual audience from Disney's Grand Floridian Conference Center, Orlando, Florida.

You are invited to meet our growing audience and key opinion leaders as they gather in person and online sharing the latest advancements in surgical techniques and research through didactic and video-based presentations, lively discussions, and interactive debates to a live and virtual audience.

  • Entrance to Scientific Sessions

  • One admission to the Welcome Reception
  • One admission to Breakfasts

  • One admission to Lunches

  • Program materials

In-Person Guest Registration Fee $200 and includes

  • One admission to the Welcome Reception

  • One admission to Breakfasts

  • One admission to Lunches

Registration fees are subject to change. To lock in these rates, register now!   Further In-Person Event

  • Virtual Registration includes access to all Scientific Sessions

  • CME Credit for Live Stream Attendance

  • Industry-sponsored Symposia 

  • Virtual Exhibit Hall

  • Recorded content for up to 90 days post-event

Instructions for how to claim CME credits will be sent to all participants via email within 1-week post-event. You will need to create a Duke OneLink account if you do not already have one to complete the CME evaluation form before obtaining your certificate. For more information visit, ja.dh.duke.edu

Please Note: CME Credit can only be claimed if you attended the live virtual sessions. CME Credit is not offered for watching the recordings after the session has ended.

Safety

Face Mask Safety

We have been closely monitoring travel and gathering restrictions related to COVID-19 with the health and safety of all our attendees being our top priority. Please review and follow the below guidelines at the meeting to help maintain a safe environment for everybody involved.

Stay Home when Appropriate

  • If you have tested positive for COVID-19 or are showing symptoms of COVID-19, please stay home.

  • If you have been in close contact with a person who has symptoms of COVID-19 within the past 14 days, please stay home.

Hand Hygiene and Respiratory Etiquette

  • While at the meeting wash your hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds or use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol.

  • While at the meeting please cover your mouth and nose when coughing and sneezing.

  • While at the meeting please refrain from the exchange of physical conduct like handshakes, fist bumps, and high-fives.

Cloth Face Coverings

  • Masks are required indoors

  • In addition, we will adhere to the Walt Disney Face Covering requirements

Social Distancing

  • Maintain a distance of 6 feet from other attendees and staff members whenever possible.

For more information about how to keep yourself and others safe during the pandemic, please visit www.cdc.gov/coronavirus. We encourage you to review all local, state, and federal guidance frequently as it evolves rapidly and varies from jurisdiction to jurisdiction.

Disney Grand Floridian

Join us at Disney's flagship convention hotel, the Grand Floridian, where modern meets Victorian, transporting and immersing our conference attendees in the graciousness of a bygone era. 

 Make your Hotel Reservations EARLY! 

A limited hotel block has been established at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa.  These rooms are being held for the conference starting at a nightly rate of $345.00 plus applicable sales and resort taxes,ncurrently 12.5%. After the block is full or the cut-off date, reservations will be subject to availability and prevailing room rates.

 

Hotel Booking: You will be able to book reservations by calling our Disney Group Reservations Phone Team at

 (407) 939-4686 or by using our 2022 DUA group online booking microsite 

2022 MEDICAL DIRECTORS

Andrew Armstrong

2022 MORRIS CENTER FOR UROLOGIC RESEARCH LECTURESHIP

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A. Oliver Sartor, MD

Laborde Professor for Cancer Research 

Medical Director, Tulane Cancer Center

Associate Dean of Oncology

Tulane Medical School

 

2022 VICTOR A. POLITANO, MD LECTURESHIP

Ranjith Ramasamy

Ranjith Ramasamy, MD

Associate Professor

Director Male Reproductive Medicine and Surgery 

University of Miami

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • 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
  • Review of apps/devices for hydration, pelvic floor/incontinence, accelerometers/step trackers

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.

ACCREDITATION

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

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Physician Credit: Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education and Professional Development designates this live activity for a maximum of 17 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurse Credit: Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education and Professional Development designates this activity for up to 17 ANCC credit hours for nurses. Nurses should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity

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Technical and educational exhibits provide a professional and educational environment in which physicians can receive demonstrations, view products, and services, and discuss the clinical and surgical uses of these products and services, including how they may improve the quality of care and the management of the medical/surgical practice.   Several Exhibit Sponsorship levels are available. 

For information please contact dukesurgerycme@duke.edu 

                          IN-PERSON INDUSTRY EXHIBITS AND BREAKS: will take place in the conference center Industry Exhibit Hall

EXHIBITOR VENUE RESOURCES: All costs associated with shipping, electricity, or business need requests are ordered through the conference center and will be billed directly to the exhibitors by the hotel. 

GRAND FLORIDIAN EXHIBITOR PACKET Required order forms from the venue are provided on the

 VIRTUAL INDUSTRY EXHIBITS AND BREAKS: this will be hosted on the Online Platform Cvent Attendee Hub.

Past DUA Photos

2021 LEADING EDGE UROLOGY; 53rd Duke Urologic Assembly & Urologic Cancer Symposium held Virtually 

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

For Questions and Sponsorship Opportunities:

Duke Surgery Office of Continuing Medical Education

Phone: 919-660-1275

dukesurgerycme@duke.edu