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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 01, 2007

Contact:
Wendy Waldsachs Isett, AUA
410-689-3789, wisett@auanet.org

AUA FOUNDATION TO SPONSOR FREE PUBLIC SEMINAR ON KIDNEY STONE DISEASE

Media Advisory

 

Saturday, April 14, 2007

9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. EST

 

AUA Foundation to sponsor FREE public seminar on Kidney Stone Disease

 

WHAT:           A UrologyHealth Forum for patients and family members focusing on:  

§         Risks and causes of kidney stones

§         Myths and realities of stone disease

§         Treatment options

§         Preventing future kidney stones

 

The Forum is presented at no cost for attendees, but pre-registration is encouraged.

 

WHEN:           Saturday, April 14, 2007 

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

 

WHERE:         American Urological Association Headquarters

                        1000 Corporate Blvd.

                        Linthicum, MD 21090

 

WHO:              Experts from The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, James Madison University and New York University School of Medicine, including:

 

·         Brian Matlaga, M.D., James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Johns Hopkins

·         Michael J. Choi, M.D., Division of Nephrology, Johns Hopkins

·         Janet W. Gloeckner, Ph.D., R.D., James Madison University

·         Ojas Shah, M.D., New York University School of Medicine

 

HOW:              This forum is free, and because of high demand, early registration is recommended. R.S.V.P. by calling 1-866-RING-AUA or on line at UrologyHealth.org.  

 

MEDIA            Wendy Isett, AUA Communications

CONTACT:     410-689-3932

                        communications@auanet.org

 

PATIENT        Stephanie Chisolm                                        

CONTACT:     Director of Patient Education                         

AUA Foundation                                             

                        410-689-4038

                        schisolm@auafoundation.org