24th Annual Paul C. Peters Urology Symposium (RP1801B)

Grapevine, TX US
January 19, 2018 to January 21, 2018

The Paul C. Peters Urology Symposium will review current recommendations, issues, and controversies in the management of urologic conditions, with an emphasis on topics relevant to the general urologist. Point-counterpoints will focus on highlighting the management and therapeutic options for selected urologic disease processes. Live surgical cases will be televised and moderated to emphasize important aspects of patient selection and surgical technique. Additionally, thorough case discussions management of practical cases in urology will be reviewed, with audience participation.

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Target Audience

The symposium is designed for urologists, urologic allied health professionals, and primary care physicians 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:

  • Diagnose and treat men with urethral stricture disease
  • Diagnose and surgically treat BPH, recognizing the risks, benefits, and expected outcomes of novel surgical techniques for BPH management
  • Describe the indications and approaches for contempoary medical and surgical management options of upper urinary tract stones
  • Describe the contemporary algorithm for prostate cancer screening
  • Descrivbe the indications and approaches for testosterone replacement therapy
  • Review the indications for MRI and tissue based biomarkers in the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer
  • Describe the contemporary management of localized renal cancer
  • Describe techniques to maximize practive efficacy and increase patient volumen and satisfaction
  • Descbrice the management of non-muscle invasive and muscle invasive bladder cancer
  • Describe the medical management algorithm for benign prostatic hypertrophy and male lower urinary tract symptoms
  • Diagnose and treat patients with chronic urinary tract infections
  • Diagnose hematuria and to recognize the components of a hematuria evaluation
  • Recognize the treatment options for female stress urinary incontinence
  • Recognize how cardiovascular disease effects erectile dysfunction and its treatment
  • Recognize the indications for prostate cancer screening and to be able to interpret the results
  • Diagnose low testosterone and describe treatment algorithms
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 18.25 AMA
  • 18.25 Attendance
  • 1.00 Ethics
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
01/19/2018 - 7:00am CST
Event ends: 
01/21/2018 - 12:30pm CST
Gaylord Texan Resort Hotel and Conference Center
1501 Gaylord Trail
Grapevine, TX 76051
United States
+1 (817) 778-1000

Reservations for the event will be made by individual attendees directly by clicking on this link: https://aws.passkey.com/go/UTSouthwestern

or calling the 24/7 Call Center at 1-877-491-5138



We have secured a room block at a group rate of $199 + tax. **Please note: This rate is only guaranteed until cutoff date or room block is full. Cutoff date for contracted room block rate is December 28, 2017. Be sure to make your reservations early, as room block is limited and subject to availability.


The prevailing daily resort fee at the time of arrival, currently $20.00 per night, will be added to the guest room rate. This fee will cover several in-room amenities which at the time of check-in will include complimentary high-speed Internet access in guest rooms, two(2) bottles of water per day in guest rooms, local telephone calls (817 area code only), admission for two (2) to Glass Cactus Nightclub (ages 21 and up only, Friday - Saturday, excluding ticketed events), admission to Paradise Springs (four (4) per standard guest room and six (6) per suite, seasonally over select dates between Spring Break and Labor Day), discounted transportation service to designated Grapevine locations provided by City of Grapevine Shuttle and Fitness Center access.

Course Directors:

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

Jeffrey Gahan, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Urology
UT Southwestern Medical Center

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

    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.

    The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates this educational activity for a maximum of 18.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

      Available Credit

      • 18.25 AMA
      • 18.25 Attendance
      • 1.00 Ethics


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      1. Create an account in EthosCE, online learning management system, by selecting the "create an account" link or "login" to your existing account.
      2. Return to this course page, select the designated fee and click the "add to cart" button.
      3. In the following "checkout" pages you will verify and process your payment.
      4. After registration is completed, a confirmation will be sent by email.

      Refund Policy
      A $50 handling fee will be deducted from all cancellation refunds. Refund requests must be received my email or fax prior to January 5, 2018. No refund will be made thereafter.