20th Annual Paul C. Peters Urology Symposium

Friday–Sunday, January 31–February 2, 2014

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Agenda General Information
Instructional Team Registration

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.

Purpose and Content

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. Additionally, management of practical cases in urology will be reviewed, with audience participation.

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this symposium, the participants should be able to link the educational objectives to Core Competencies (Medical Knowledge and Patient Care) and be able to describe and discuss:

  • Describe medical and surgical approaches to management of vaginal mesh and sling complications
  • Discuss management of advanced prostate cancer
  • Discuss management of balanitis xerotica obliterans and penile curvature disorders
  • Discuss management of early stage kidney cancer
  • Identify the latest development in care of patients with benign prostatic disease
  • Identify the need for more hospital transparency in data reporting to allow better consumer choice regarding their health needs
  • Review applications of MRI to management of urologic cancers
  • Review the concepts involved in cancer survivorship
  • Review the latest developments and treatment strategies for the overactive bladder


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

Credit Designation

UT Southwestern Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 17.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ and 1 hour of medical ethics. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
UT Southwestern University Hospitals is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This activity provides 17.50 contact hours.

Conflict of Interest

All persons in the position to control the content of an education activity are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships in any amount occurring within the past 12 months with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on patients. A primary mechanism to resolve identified conflicts of interest is a content review that is prior to the activity.

Discussion of Off-Label Use

This course is meant to educate physicians with what is currently in use and what may be available in the future. There may be “off-label” use discussed in the activity. Speakers have been requested to inform the audience when off-label use is discussed.