Jackson Hole Seminars

Ralph Hopkins, M.D.
Founder and Program Director
Riverton, WY

Educational Advisory Board

Fernando J. Kim, M.D., FACS
President
Denver, CO

Gerald L. Andriole, Jr., M.D.
St. Louis MO

Margit Fisch, M.D., ESPU, F.E.A.E.U.
Hamburg, Germany

Carl Klutke, M.D.
St. Louis MO

John P. Mulhall, MD
New York, New York

Senior Consultants

Jack W. McAninch, M.D., FACS
San Francisco, CA

Gerald H. Jordan M.D., FACS, FAAP (hon), FRCS (hon)
Norfolk, VA


34th Annual Ralph E. Hopkins Seminar at Jackson Hole

Winter Conference
February 7 - 12, 2014


Program


Friday, February 7, 2014

7:00 - 7:20

Factors associated with recovery of post-prostatectomy sexual function - Jim Hu, MD

7:20 - 7:40

State-of the-Art Management of OAB in Men and Women– Jennifer Anger, MD

7:40 - 8:00

Conservative management of urothelial tumor: the guidelines and the real life! – Olivier Traxer, MD

8:00 - 8:20

Reconstruction of radiation-induced bulbomembranous urethral strictures – Allen Morey, MD

8:20 - 8:40

Break

8:40 - 9:00

Moving Beyond the PSA controversy – Leonard Gomella, MD

9:00 - 9:20

Looking before we leap - Why are men with low-normal testosterone levels treated with testosterone supplementation? – Anthony Bella, MD

9:20 - 9:40

Contemporary use and outcomes of robotic-assisted surgery – Jim Hu, MD

Intermission

 

PM

 

4:00 - 4:20

Management of Male Urethral Stricture Disease: What graft and where? – Jennifer Anger, MD

4:20 - 6:30

Critique Panel

Saturday, February 8, 2014

7:00 - 7:20

Stone analysis, what the stones tell about you – Olivier Traxer, MD

7:20 - 7:40

The case against endoscopic treatment of urethral strictures – Allen Morey, MD

7:40 - 8:00

Update on Radiopharmaceuticals in Urology – Leonard Gomella, MD

8:00 - 8:20

Shock-wave therapy for erectile dysfunction: Curing, not treating, disease. Really? – Anthony Bella, MD

8:20 - 8:40

Break

8:40 - 9:00

Ureteral access sheath: an update – Olivier Traxer, MD

9:00 - 9:20

Endoscopic assessment of male incontinence: the eyes have it – Allen Morey, MD

9:20 - 9:40

Basic Science and Clinical Immunotherapy for Prostate Cancer – Leonard Gomella, MD

Intermission

 

PM

 

4:00 - 4:20

High Urinary Diversion (Transverse Colon Pouch/Transverse Colon Conduit) – Margit Fisch, MD

4:30 - 6:30

Critique Panel

Sunday, February 9, 2014

7:00 - 7:20

Post-prostatectomy sexual function: where have we come from, what are we doing, where do we go from here? – Anthony Bella, MD

7:20 - 7:40

Technique and outcomes of 1300 laparoscopic donor nephrectomies – Jim Hu, MD

7:40 - 8:00

Health Services (Outcomes) Research in Female Pelvic Medicine – Jennifer Anger, MD

8:00 - 8:20

Fluorescent Cystoscopy in the management of Bladder Cancer – Leonard Gomella, MD

8:20 - 8:40

Break

8:40 - 9:00

2014: the paradigm shift for non-surgical Peyronie's disease management? – Anthony Bella, MD

9:00 - 9:20

Surgical Treatment of Female Stress Urinary Incontinence – Jennifer Anger, MD

9:20 - 9:40

ADT: Optimizing Outcomes – Leonard Gomella, MD

9:40 - 10:00

Break

ITRUST

10:00 - 10:20

Preliminary considerations on micro PCNL – Giampaolo Bianchi, MD

10:20 - 10:40

PSA nadir as a prognostic marker after radical prostatectomy – Roberto Miano, MD

10:40 - 11:00

Robotics and Gaze definition in Laparoscopic Surgery – Xiaoli Zhang, PhD

11:00 - 11:20

LESS for beginner: Our learning curve step by stepSalvatore Micali, MD

11:20 - 11:40

4th Generation Three-Dimensional Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy: Pentafecta Outcomes – Pierluigi Bove, MD

11:40 - 12:00

Plasma circulating miRNA's: a new potential biomarker for prostate cancer diagnosis – Andrea Tubaro, MD

12:00 - 12:20

Intrarenal pressure during minimally invasive intrarenal surgery – Marco de Sio, MD

12:20 - 12:40

Camera Handling Trainer, a new training tool for 30 degree laparoscopic handling skills – Domenico Veneziano, MD

12:40 - 01:00

Application of Fluorophores in Prostate Cancer – Priya Werahera, PhD

01:00 - 01:20

Green laser 180 Watts: Evolution of a technique from Vaporization to enucleation – Simone Crivellaro, MD

01:20 - 01:40

Translational Research: Power of Network, The EUA point of view. – JPM Sedellar, MD

01:40 - 02:00

Retzius-sparing robot assisted radical prostatectomy: Critical appraisal of the anatomic landmarks for a complete intrafascial approach – Anastasios Asimakopoulos, MD

Intermission

 

PM

 

4:00 - 4:20

The Urologist and Men's Health: practical considerations and use of the AUA Men's Health checklist in clinical practice – Anthony Bella, MD

4:20 - 6:30

Critique Panel

Monday, February 10, 2014

7:00 - 7:20

Intraoperative techniques to improve recovery of post prostatectomy urinary function – Jim Hu, MD

7:20 - 7:40

Retrograde Intrarenal Surgery loves big stones! – Olivier Traxer, MD

7:40 - 8:00

Submuscular placement of Urologic prosthetic balloons and reservoirs why and how? – Allen Morey, MD

8:00 - 8:20

Current technique and outcomes of robotic-assisted partial nephrectomy – Jim Hu, MD

8:20 - 8:40

Break

8:40 - 9:00

Robotic Assisted Surgery for Pelvic Organ Prolapse – Jennifer Anger, MD

9:00 - 9:20

Retrograde Intrarenal surgery: Tips and tricks – Olivier Traxer, MD

9:20 - 9:40

Substratification of high grade renal injuries: where do we stand? – Allen Morey, MD

Intermission

 

PM

 

4:00 - 4:20

How best to perform active surveillance – Gerald L. Andriole, MD

4:20 - 6:30

Critique Panel

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

7:00 - 7:20

Current Role of Chemotherapy in Urothelial Carcinoma – Leonard Gomella, MD

7:20 - 7:40

Plication versus grafting in Peyronie's disease: does the debate really need to continue? – Anthony Bella, MD

7:40 - 8:00

Comparative study of treatments of localized renal cell carcinoma – Jim Hu, MD

8:00 - 8:20

Post-Prostatectomy Incontinence: Prevention and Management – Jennifer Anger, MD

8:20 - 8:40

Break 

8:40 - 9:00

Holmium YAG Laser: the right setting for the right application – Olivier Traxer, MD

9:00 - 9:20

Penile plication for Peyronie’s disease deformities: what are the limits? – Allen Morey, MD

9:20 - 9:40

Post-prostatectomy Rehabilitation – John P. Mulhall, MD

Intermission

 

PM

 

4:00 - 4:20

Patient Safety in surgery – Fernando Kim, MD

4:20 - 6:30

Critique Panel

6:30

Awards

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

7:00 - 7:20

What is new in renal cancer – Robert Flanigan, MD

7:20 - 7:40

Advancing the Practice of Urology: The Importance of Urologic Research – Arthur Burnett, MD

7:40 - 8:00

Mesh Sling Complications – Ann Gormley, MD

8:00 - 8:20

What's New in Urologic Trauma – Michael Coburn, MD

8:20 - 8:40

Break

8:40 - 9:00

Using the fruit fly to study urinary stone disease – Marshall Stoller, MD

9:00 - 9:20

Understanding the controversy surrounding PSA testing – Peter Albertsen, MD

9:20 - 9:40

Management of Pelvic Fracture Urethral Injuries – Joel Gelman, MD

Intermission

 

PM

 

4:00 - 6:30

Case Presentation