Jackson Hole Seminars

Ralph Hopkins, MD
Riverton, WY

Educational Advisory Board

Fernando J. Kim, MD, FACS
Program Director
Denver, CO

Gerald L. Andriole, Jr., MD
St. Louis MO

Margit Fisch, MD, ESPU, F.E.A.E.U.
Hamburg, Germany

Ingolf Tuerk, MD, PHD
Boston, MA

John P. Mulhall, MD
New York, New York

Senior Consultants

Jack W. McAninch, MD, FACS
San Francisco, CA

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

35th Annual Ralph E. Hopkins Urology Seminar at Jackson Hole

Winter Conference
January 28 – February 1, 2015



  1. Infertility / Andrology 
    Gregory Broderick, Florida
    • Cancer Survivorship and Male Sexual Health: A Urology Subspecialty
    • Priapism: Knowing What To Do and When.
    • Peyronie’s Disease: What Imaging Do We Need? (Photos, Ultrasounds, MRI’s, CT scans)
    • Premature Ejaculation: Within or About a Minute, Mastered in Fifteen Minutes.
    • Peyronie’s Disease: Surgical Tips, Tricks, and Failures.
  2. Reconstructive Urology
    Richard Santucci, Detroit
    • The New AUA GU Trauma Guidelines.
    • Buried Penis: We are Not Getting Any skinnier.
    • Physicians Behaving Badly: Medicolegal Tricks, Tips and Pitfalls.
    • Iatrogenic Ureteral Injury
    • Bladder Neck Contractures and Post-prostatectomy Strictures: What Does the Data Say about Avoidance and Treatment?
  3. Oncology
    J.P. Michiel Sedelaar, Nijmegen
    • The Continuous Dilemma on Prostate Cancer Screening: Europe vs USA.
    • Diagnostic Work-up in Prostate Cancer: Role of Advanced Imaging.
    • Focal Therapy for Localized Prostate Cancer: Where is the Evidence?
    • Bone Health and Prostate Cancer: Where Do We Stand?
    • Adjuvant Treatment of Non-muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer: When and How?
  4. Endourology / MIC
    Timothy Averch, Pittsburgh
    • Patient Safety Basics for the Urologist.
    • Optimizing PCNL for Success and Minimizing Complications.
    • Catheter-associated UTI: Implications for the Urologist.
    • Infectious Complications from Prostate Needle Biopsy: Quality Improvement Process.
    • Improving the Medical Management of Stone Disease for the Practicing Urologist.
  5. Female Urology
    Roger R. Dmochowski, Nashville
    • Does the Physician Impact Care? Professionalism and Provider Behavior.
    • Complications of Pelvic Floor Interventions.
    • Surgical Mesh and the Medico Legal Conundrum.
    • Can Male Incontinence be Cured?
    • Neurogenic voiding dysfunction: facts and fictions


  • Chair
    - Inderbir Gill, USC, Los Angeles
  • Infertility / Andrology
    - Raymond Anthony Costabile, Charlottesville
  • Reconstructive Urology, Female Urology
    - Brian Flynn, Denver
  • Oncology
    - Christopher Amling, Portland
  • Endourology / MIC
    - Olivier Traxer, Paris

Board Members:

  • Dr. Fernando Kim Program Director
  • Prof. Margit Fisch President
  • Dr. Gerald Andriole
  • Dr. John Mulhall  
  • Dr. Ingolf (Harry) Tuerk