22nd Annual Paul C. Peters Urology Symposium (RP1601A)

Dallas, TX US
January 29, 2016 to January 31, 2016

This symposium will review current recommendations, issues, and controversies in the management of urologic conditions, with an emphasis on topics relevant to the general urologist. Breakout sessions will focus on the management and therapeutic modalities of selected disease processes. Live surgical cases will be televised and moderated to emphasize important aspects of patient selection and surgical technique. Additionally management of practical cases in urology will be reviewed, with audience participation.

Target Audience

The symposium is designed for urologists and urologic allied health professionals who wish to enhance their knowledge of the current diagnostic and therapeutic modalities in urology.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this symposium, the participants should be able to link the educational objectives to Core Competencies (Patient Care, Medical Knowledge, Practice-Based Learning, Inter-Disciplinary Teams and Informatics) and be able to:

  • Identify and diagnose patients with pelvic floor disorders through physical exam, imaging, and urodynamic where appropriate.
  • Diagnose and surgically treat BPH. Understand the risks, benefits, and expected outcomes of novel surgical techniques for BPH management.
  • Characterize and appropriately treat post-prostatectomy urinary incontinence.
  • Identify the role for and components of the workup for microhematuria. Understand the risks and benefits of management strategies for non-muscle invasive and muscle invasive bladder cancer.
  • Evaluate the appropriate indications and techniques for ablative and surgical therapy for renal cell carcinoma.
  • Discuss the role of MRI in the diagnosis of prostate cancer.
  • Identify and adopt strategies to integrate physical medicine and rehabilitation into the treatment of pelvic floor dysfunction.
  • Describe the diagnostic and therapeutic algorithm for hypospadias.
  • Identify patients in whom testosterone therapy is appropriate and recognize the risks associated with therapy particularly related to prostate cancer.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 17.50 AMA
  • 17.50 Attendance
  • 1.00 Ethics
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
01/29/2016 - 7:00am CST
Event ends: 
01/31/2016 - 12:30pm CST
T. Boone Pickens Biomedical Building Auditorium
6001 Forest Park
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX 75235
United States

Course Director:

Claus Roehrborn, M.D.
Professor & Chairman
Department of Urology
UT Southwestern Medical Center

Jodi Antonelli, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Urology
UT Southwestern Medical Center

Vitaly Margulis, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Urology
UT Southwestern Medical Center

Philippe Zimmern, M.D.
Professor, Department of Urology
UT Southwestern Medical Center



A courtesy block of rooms is being held at:  
Crowne Plaza Market Center
7050 N. Stemmons Freeway
Dallas, TX  75247

We have secured a special rate of $89 plus applicable state and local taxes for this meeting. All guests shall make reservations directly with the Hotel or through The Central Reservation Office, at 1-877-227-6963 on an individual basis, identifying themselves as members of “UTSW MEDICAL CENTER AT DALLAS: 22nd Annual Paul C. Peters Urology Symposium.”

Saturday Evening Dinner

Dallas Museum of Art
1717 N. Harwood St.
Dallas TX 75201
Located in the Dallas Arts District, the Dallas Museum of Art has a stunning collection with more than 22,000 pieces, spanning the third millennium BC to present day, including ancient Mediterranean art, 18th-20th century European and American art and art of the Americas, Africa, Asia and the Pacific. Artists on display include O'Keeffe, Pollock, Rothko, Warhol, Renoir, Van Gogh, Cezanne, Monet and more. The DMA also has a Paintings Conservation Studio, where visitors can watch conservators preserve and restore the museum's extensive collection with the latest technology, treatments, and cutting-edge techniques. In addition, the museum has lots of fun programming for kids of all ages, and after-hour events for adults that includes a lecture series with authors, poets and visionaries.


Accreditation Statement

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 



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Available Credit

  • 17.50 AMA
  • 17.50 Attendance
  • 1.00 Ethics


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