6th Annual Pediatric Robotic Urology - Update and Live Case Demonstration

Chicago, IL US
July 24, 2015 to July 25, 2015

The use of robotic technology in Pediatric Urology has been steadily evolving since its early adaptation in 2000. It is now a part of standard armamentarium in Adult Urology, and Pediatric Urology is following the trend. This educational initiative is intended to educate and transfer the techniques and technologies of the robotic system to Pediatric Urology fellows and practicing Pediatric Urologists for effective and safe use in clinical practice settings.

Target Audience

The target audience includes fellows and practicing physicians specializing in pediatric urology, pediatric surgery, pediatric urologic surgery, and urologic surgery.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this course, attendees should be able to:

  • Describe the use and focused patient selection process for Pediatric Robotic Urological surgery;
  • List the technical details and tips and tricks of Pediatric Robotic Urological surgery;
  • Integrate the newer Pediatric Urological applications for experienced robotic surgeons;
  • Identify the safe application of technology and avoid complications;
  • Describe the refinements in surgical technology and newer advances.
Additional information
ABMS Core Competencies: 
Patient Care and Procedural Skills
Medical Knowledge
For more information, please contact:
CME Coordinator Contact Name: 
WJ Weiser & Associates, Inc.
CME Coordinator Contact Email: 
CME Coordinator Contact Phone: 
(847) 517-7225
Summary
Available credit: 
  • 15.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 15.00 Participation
Event starts: 
07/24/2015 - 6:30am
Event ends: 
07/25/2015 - 3:00pm
Activity opens: 
07/25/2015
Activity expires: 
05/11/2018
Center For Care and Discovery
5700 S Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637
United States

Course Director
Mohan S. Gundeti, MD
Chief, Pediatric Urology
Associate Professor of Surgery, Pediatrics & Ob/Gyn

Host
Arieh L. Shalhav, MD
Professor and Chief, Section of Urology
Fritz & Mary Lee Duda Family Endowed Chair
Director, Minimally Invasive Urology

The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses and other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board.

For complete activity information, visit the conference website or download the brochure below.

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