Urology

Urology Visiting Professor ~ February 23, 2018 ~ Robert Weiss, MD

Course details

  • 6.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 6.50 Certificate of Attendance (Designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™)
  • 6.50 contact hours
Title & description

For information and questions, please contact Sharon K. Brown: brownsha@email.chop.edu

Program Description: 

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VISITING PROFESSOR

Robert M. Weiss, MD, FACS, FAAP
Donald Guthrie Professor of Urology
Director, Pediatric Urology
Yale School of Medicine, Department of Urology
New Haven, CT

PROGRAM OVERVIEW:

The goal and intent of the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania/Division of Urology Visiting Professor Program is to update the practicing urologist in the most current and “state-of-the-art” diagnostic and therapeutic measures in Urology, utilizing a series of nationally and internationally recognized experts in Urology.


TARGET AUDIENCE:

This activity has been designed for Academic Faculty, Hospital Medical Staff, Community Physicians, Residents, and Fellows.


SERIES OBJECTIVES:

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

  • Discuss different perspectives in Urologic patient care to cater to patient-centered needs
  • Explain recent advances in Urology as presented by national and international experts in all aspects
  • Identify pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment options for Urologic recurring and pressing diseases

AGENDA:

7:45 – 8:45 AM Breakfast w/Urology Residents 

8:55 AM – 9:00 AM Welcome Remarks

9:00 – 10:00 AM   Fellow/Resident Case Presentations

10:00 – 10:45 AM   Functional nano-particles targeting benign and malignant urological diseases ~ Dr. Robert Weiss

10:45 – 11:00 AM   Questions and Discussion

11:00 – 11:15 AM   Break

11:15 AM – 12:30 PM  Case Presentations: Urology Fellows/Residents

12:30 – 1:30 PM   Lunch

1:30 – 2:15 PM   Taking the fork in the road: the making of an academic surgeon-scientist ~ Dr. Robert Weiss

2:15 – 2:30 PM   Questions and Discussion

2:30 – 3:30 PM   Fellow/Resident Research Presentations

3:30 – 3:45 PM   Break

3:45 – 5:00 PM   Case Presentations: Urology Fellows/Residents


ACCREDITATION:

In support of improving patient care, Penn Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

DESIGNATION OF CREDIT:

PHYSICIANS: Penn Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

NURSES: The program will award 6.5 contact hours.


DISCLOSURE STATEMENT:

Penn Medicine, Office of Continuing Medical and Interprofessional Education adheres to the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support. Faculty and planner’s disclosure information will be made available in the program materials and syllabi. Faculty members are also expected to disclose to participants any discussion of off-label and/or investigational use of pharmaceutical products or devices within their presentations.


CANCELLATION POLICY:

The University of Pennsylvania reserves the right to cancel or postpone any activity due to unforeseen circumstances. The University is not responsible for related costs or expenses to participants, including cancellation fees assessed by hotels, airlines or travel agencies.

Live event: 
Live event
Event date: 
Fri, 02/23/2018 - 7:45am - 5:00pm
Location: 
Abramson Cancer Center
421 Curie Boulevard
123 ABC
Philadelphia, PA, 19104
United States
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Available credit:
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 6.50
  • Certificate of Attendance (Designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™): 6.50
  • contact hours: 6.50
Groups:
Office of Continuing Medical and Interprofessional Education
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Philadelphia, PA 19104-6061
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In support of improving patient care, Penn Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.