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AUA Recertification (MOC) Review Course Webcast

Maximum of 17.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

* Note: Access to the webcasts are available for 90 days from date of purchase.

Course Director
Badrinath Konety, MD, MBA and Charles Pound, MD

Target Audience
Practicing urologists preparing for the ABU Recertification Examination.

  • Course Description/Purpose/Need

    The purpose of AUA Recertification (MOC) Review Course is to prepare attendees for the ABU recertification Examination. This course will be practice focused and will offer practical and clinically-specific updates. It will highlight the AUA guidelines and address general urology practice issues that can be expected on the recertification exam. Sample multiple choice practice questions as well as case based discussions and debates will be utilized to prepare attendees for the upcoming recertification examination.

    Feedback from past meeting attendees has included: "Excellent meeting." "Great course!" "Outstanding review. Glad I attended."

    Learning Objectives

    Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:

    • Review generally accepted urological practices for superior patient care.
    • Discuss core knowledge of urology necessary for taking the Recertification.
  • About the Course Directors
    Badrinath R. Konety, MD, MBA

    Badrinath R. Konety, MD, MBA

    Badrinath R. Konety, MD, MBA, is Professor and Chair of the Department of Urology and holds the Dougherty Family Chair in Uro-Oncology as well as being the Director of the Institute for Prostate and Urologic Cancers and Associate Director for Clinical Affairs of the Masonic Cancer Center at the University of Minnesota.

    Badrinath Konety, MD completed his residency at the University of Pittsburgh. Following his residency training, Dr. Konety was an AFUD Research Scholar at the University of Pittsburgh's Department of Urology and Cancer Institute, concurrently studying business and receiving a MBA from the University of Pittsburgh Katz School of Business. Dr. Konety completed his medical education at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center as Chief Clinical Fellow. He was on faculty at the University of Iowa and the University of California San Francisco before accepting his current position as Chair, Department of Urology at the University of Minnesota.

    He has authored or co-authored over 120 original publications and numerous book chapters and been principal or co-investigator on grants funded through the Department of Defense, National Institutes of Health, American Geriatrics Society and Center for Disease Control. He received the Jahnigen Career Development Scholar Award, and is an active member of numerous professional medical societies including the American Urological Association, the American College of Surgeons, Societe Internationale D'Urologie and the International College of Surgeons. He is currently the Adjunct General Secretary of the SIU and Associate Editor of the Journal of Urology.

    Charles Pound, MD

    Charles Pound, MD

    Dr. Charles R. Pound is currently serving as the W. Lamar Weems Professor of Urology at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. He is Chief of the Division of Urology and has served as Program Director for the Urology residency program for the past nine years. His clinical activities are spent primarily in the areas of urologic oncology with a practice primarily focused on urothelial carcinoma, prostate cancer and renal malignancies. He serves on the AUA Nominating Committee and just completed a term of service on the AUA Judicial and Ethics Committee.

    Dr. Pound completed his BA in biology at the University of Mississippi where he graduated Summa Cum Laude. He continued his graduate training at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and graduated in 1993 and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha honor medical society. He remained at The Brady Urologic Institute for his urologic residency where he worked closely with Dr. Alan Partin and Dr. Patrick Walsh in clinical outcomes research in the area of prostate cancer. He then served at faculty positions at The University of Tennessee and The University of Pittsburgh before returning home to Mississippi in his current position. He has been married to Reagan Pound for 24 years and they have three boys, ages 18, 17, and 15 years. They enjoy sports, hunting, fishing and other outdoor activities.

  • Scientific Program Schedule

    Embryology/Congential Abnormalities
    C.D. Anthony Herndon, MD

    Voiding Dysfunction/Neurogenic Bladder
    Howard Goldman, MD

    Erectile Dysfunction/Infertility
    Jay Sandlow, MD

    General Pediatric Urology
    C.D. Anthony Herndon, MD

    Trauma
    Steven Brandes, MD

    Female Urology
    Howard Goldman, MD

    Prostate Cancer 1
    Charles Pound, MD

    Stone Disease/Upper Tract
    Mantu Gupta, MD

    Adrenal
    Mohamad E. Allaf, MD

    Mock Multiple Choice Examination and Review
    All Faculty

     

    Urothelial Cancer
    Bernard Bochner, MD

    Renal Tumors
    Bernard Bochner, MD

    Testicular Cancer
    Badrinath Konety, MD, MBA

    Uro Ca /Diversion
    Cheryl T. Lee, MD

    Infections
    Mantu Gupta, MD

    Complications/General Urology
    Cheryl T. Lee, MD

    Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
    Steven Brandes, MD

    Penile/Urethral Cancer
    Badrinath Konety, MD, MBA

    Prostate Cancer 2
    Charles Pound, MD

    Mock Multiple Choice Examination and Review
    All Faculty

  • Course Registration Fees

    Webcast Only

    Webcast only registrants will have access to the course webcast recording as well as access to the online version of the course syllabus.

    AUA Member

    $795

    Non-AUA Member

    $995

    Note: Access to the webcasts are available for 90 days from date of purchase.

    Cancellation Policy

    Live Course: An administrative fee of 15% is assessed if registration is cancelled up to six weeks prior to the course. If registration is cancelled four to six weeks from the course, the cancellation fee is 50% of the registration fee paid. No registration fees will be refunded less than four weeks prior to the course.

    Webcast: Cancellations must be made no later than one week prior to the live course. Subscription fees will not be refunded after the cancellation period. Purchases after the live course date are not eligible for a refund.

    Registration Transfer: Customers switching from an option of lesser value to a higher value will be required to pay the difference in cost between the two options. Switching to an option of lesser value from a higher value must be made no later than to six weeks prior to the course and will be subject to an administrative fee of 15% of the cost of the course from which they are transferring. Transfer of registration from a higher value option to an option of lesser value past six weeks prior to the course will not receive a refund.

    Cancellations must be made in writing. Requests may be made via mail or fax to
    410-689-3912. Questions? Call 1-800-908-9414 or email registration@AUAnet.org.

  • CME Information

    Accreditation
    The American Urological Association (AUA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The AUA takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity.

    Credit Designation
    The AUA designates this educational activity for a maximum of 17.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Please note that CME credit for the webcast cannot be claimed by those who attended and claimed credit for the live activity.

    AUA Disclosure Policy
    As a provider accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the AUA must ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all its sponsored activities.

    All faculty participating in an educational activity sponsored/provided by the AUA are required to disclose to the AUA any relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest to the provider. The AUA must resolve any conflicts of interest prior to the commencement of the educational activity. The intent of this disclosure is not to prevent faculty with relevant financial relationships from serving as faculty, but rather to provide members of the audience with information on which they can make their own judgments.

    Audio, Video, Photographic Equipment
    Meeting registrants are advised that audio, video and other photographic or recording equipment are prohibited inside AUA meeting rooms.

    Special Assistance/Dietary Needs
    The American Urological Association (AUA), an organization accredited for continuing medical education (CME), complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act §12112(a). If any participant is in need of special assistance or has any dietary restrictions, a written request should be submitted at least one month in advance. For additional assistance with your request please call 410-689-4002.

    ABU Disclaimer
    These courses are sponsored by the AUA and are not in any way associated with or endorsed by the American Board of Urology (ABU). The ABU advises candidates that participation in these courses or any other organization's courses has no bearing upon their standing or acceptance.

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