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Section Meeting – Request for Course

Section Submission Request for One Course of Choice
American Urological Association
Office of Education

The following information applies for the 2017 schedule.

  • The American Urological Association (AUA) offers one course of choice along with one speaker (based on the speaker's availability) to each AUA Section for their 2017 Annual Meeting.
  • If the course director requires additional faculty for the selected course, the Section will be required to cover expenses for the additional faculty.
  • All courses of choice are supported by AUA and are intended for availability to all Section meetings attendees, and are to be designated as part of the Section's overall program. The Section may not charge a separate registration fee for the chosen course.
  • AUA should be acknowledged in all promotional materials presented to learners.


AUA will support the individual physician whose course has been chosen and approved expenses will be reimbursed directly to the physician on submission of an expense report with original receipts.

The allowable expenses are as follows:

  • Non staff transportation (faculty presenter) – reimbursed based on 21-day advance coach airfare (with original receipt). Any fare exceeding $400 must be preapproved by AUA staff prior to booking.
  • Non-staff lodging (faculty lodging) – maximum 2 nights, not to exceed $675.00 (one night's stay will be reimbursed unless two are required to deliver the lecture).
  • Meals not provided by Section – maximum breakfast $25, lunch $35, dinner $65 (with original receipts).
  • Ground transportation to and from airport based on average roundtrip taxi costs. Alternative transportation reimbursement will be based on this average rate (with original receipts).
  • Expenses in excess of the stated amount will not be covered by AUA.


Course Director – $1,500

AUA Office of Education

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Section Course List

022PG: Infertility Update 2016: A Comprehensive Approach to the Clinical Diagnosis and Treatment of the Infertile Male
Course Director: Larry Lipshultz, MD

Oncology: Prostate

054PG: Prostate Cancer Update 2016 (traducido en español)
Course Director: William Catalona, MD

Sexual Function

039IC: Testosterone Therapy: New Concepts For A Rapidly Changing Field
Course Director: Abraham Morgentaler, MD


020PG: Robotic Upper Urinary Tract Reconstruction: A Top to Bottom Approach
Course Director: Michael Stifelman, MD

066PG: Robot-Assisted Radical Prostatectomy: Beyond the Learning Curve
Course Director: John Davis, MD

094IC: Laser Physics and Safety for the Practicing Urologist
Course Director: Lori Lerner, MD


027IC: Urology 911: Handling Intraoperative Consults
Course Director: Michael Schwartz, MD

Urolithiasis/ Endourology

068PG: Advanced Ureteroscopy: Overcoming Challenging Problems
Course Director: Michael Grasso, MD

047PG: Catastrophies, Complications and Corrections in Percutaneous Renal Surgery
Course Director: Arthur Smith, MD

012IC: Urolithiasis: Surgical Management, Percutaneous, Shock Wave Lithotripsy and Ureteroscopy – How We Do It
Course Director: Stephen Nakada, MD

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