21st Annual Paul C. Peters Urology Symposium (RP1501D)

Dallas, TX US
January 23, 2015 to January 25, 2015

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 exam, imaging, and urodynamic where appropriate.
  • Diagnose and surgically treat urologic trauma to maintain homeostasis and restore/preserve urinary drainage. Identify complex patients that require referral to a subspecialist.
  • Identify patients with kidney stones who should undergo metabolic evaluation, recognize the components of a metabolic evaluation, interpret the results, and initiate prevention and/or therapy.
  • Evaluate patients with ureteropelvic junction obstruction and recognize what patients should undergo endoscopic, minimally invasive, or open surgical repair.
  • Recall and integrate emerging biomarkers and genomic tests in the risk stratification and treatment of patients with prostate cancer.
  • Discuss management of patients with localized and advanced urothelial, prostate and renal cancers
  • Review recent updates to AUA clinical care guidelines
  • Apply latest advances in testosterone replacement therapy and maintenance of bone health in men with and without prostate cancer
  • Integrate latest guidelines on management of pediatric reflux and cryptorchidism.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 17.50 AMA
  • 17.50 Attendance
  • 1.00 Ethics
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
01/23/2015 - 8:30am CST
Event ends: 
01/25/2015 - 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 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 $79 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: 21st Annual Paul C. Peters Urology Symposium.”


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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