Annual Review Course
June 05-08, 2014
In preparation of the American Board of Urology (ABU) Qualifying (Part 1) Examination residents need to have basic urologic knowledge to prepare them for the ABU examinations. To fulfill this need, the American Urological Association (AUA) developed this course to disseminate current urologic knowledge. This course may also be of interest to practicing urologists preparing for the Recertification Examination as well as others, including allied health professionals, looking for a thorough review of basic urologic topics.
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:
- review basic, generally-accepted urological practices for superior patient care
- discuss core knowledge of urology necessary for Part I of the American Board of Urology (ABU) qualifying examination and for the recertification examination
Residents preparing for Part I of the ABU Qualifying Examination, and practicing urologists taking the Recertification Examination.
Method of Participation
To claim CME credit/hours of participation for the webcast, the learner must view the webcast videos, complete the posttest, passing with 80% accuracy and submit the evaluation.
Estimated time to complete this activity: 26.75 hours
Release Date: June, 2014
Expiration Date: June, 2017
AUA Disclosure Policy
All persons in a position to control the content of an educational activity (i.e., activity planners, presenters, authors) participating in an educational activity provided by the AUA are required to disclose to the provider any relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. The AUA must determine if the individual’s relationships may influence the educational content and resolve any conflicts of interest prior to the commencement of the educational activity. The intent of this disclosure is not to prevent individuals with relevant financial relationships from participating, but rather to provide learners information with which they can make their own judgments.
Resolution of Identified Conflict of Interest
All disclosures will be reviewed by the program/course directors or editors for identification of conflicts of interest. Peer reviewers, working with the program directors and/or editors, will document the mechanism(s) for management and resolution of the conflict of interest and final approval of the activity will be documented prior to implementation. Any of the mechanisms below can/will be used to resolve conflict of interest:
- Peer review for valid, evidence-based content of all materials associated with an educational activity by the course/program director, editor, and/or Education Content Review Committee or its subgroup.
- Limit content to evidence with no recommendations
- Introduction of a debate format with an unbiased moderator (point-counterpoint)
- Inclusion of moderated panel discussion
- Publication of a parallel or rebuttal article for an article that is felt to be biased
- Limit equipment representatives to providing logistics and operation support only in procedural demonstrations
- Divestiture of the relationship by faculty
The American Urological Association (AUA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Urological Association designates this enduring material for a maximum of 26.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
If you have already received credit for this course by attending it or watching it live you cannot receive additional credit.
It is the policy of the AUA to ensure that the content contained in this CME activity is valid, fair, balanced, scientifically rigorous, and free of commercial bias.
Off-label or Unapproved Use of Drugs or Devices
It is the policy of the AUA to require the disclosure of all references to off-label or unapproved uses of drugs or devices prior to the presentation of educational content. The audience is advised that this continuing medical education activity may contain reference(s) to off-label or unapproved uses of drugs or devices. Please consult the product prescribing information for full disclosure of approved uses.
The opinions and recommendations expressed by faculty, authors and other experts whose input is included in this program are their own and do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of the AUA.
Reproduction of written materials developed for this AUA course is prohibited without the written permission from individual authors and the American Urological Association.
Software Requirements for Online Test
A PC-compatible computer running Windows XP, or a Macintosh computer running OS X 10.4 or later. Internet access. Adobe Acrobat Reader 9 or newer.
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For all inquiries regarding CME credit email: cme@AUAnet.org
Annual Review Course Day 1
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|4:45 p.m.||5:30 p.m.|
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Annual Review Course Day 2
|7:30 a.m.||8:15 a.m.|
|8:15 a.m.||9 a.m.|
|9 a.m.||10 a.m.|
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|3:15 p.m.||5 p.m.|
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Annual Review Course Day 3
|7:30 a.m.||8:45 a.m.|
|8:45 a.m.||9:30 a.m.|
|9:45 a.m.||11 a.m.|
|11 a.m.||12 Noon|
|1 p.m.||2:15 p.m.|
|2:15 p.m.||3:15 p.m.|
|3:15 p.m.||4:15 p.m.|
|4:30 p.m.||6 p.m.|
Annual Review Course Day 4
|7:30 a.m.||8:15 a.m.|
|8:15 a.m.||9 a.m.|
|9 a.m.||9:30 a.m.|
|9:30 a.m.||10:15 a.m.|
|10:15 a.m.||11:30 a.m.|