Urologic society for transplantation and renal surgery

USTRS 2017 Annual Meeting

Monday, May 15, 2017
The Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, Room 206
Noon – 5:45 p.m.

USTRS Scientific Program

1 – 1:05 p.m.

Welcome Remarks
Dr. Anil Kapoor, USTRS President

1:05 – 2:05 p.m.

International Hour: Perspectives on Kidney Transplantation
Four (15 minute) presentations

1:05 – 1:20 p.m.     Nepal – Dr. Asarfi Shah
1:20 – 1:35 p.m.     Egypt – Dr. Hassan Abol-Enein
1:35 – 1:50 p.m.     Vietnam – Dr. Tran Ngoc Sinh
1:50 – 2:05 p.m.     Iran – Dr. Nasser Simforoosh

2:05 – 3:05 p.m.

Resident and Fellow Abstract Presentations
Annual Novick Award
Authors will give 7 minute presentations, followed by 3 minutes of question/discussion time. Based on a combination of scientific merit and effectiveness of presentation, one person will be awarded the 2017 Andrew Novick Award.

3:05 – 3:20 p.m.

Coffee Break

3:20 – 4 p.m.

How to Avoid and Deal with Robo-Renal Surgical Disasters
Dr. James Porter, Swedish Medical Center, Seattle

4 – 5 p.m. Panel: Laparoscopic and Robotic Renal Surgery Complications and Management
Dr. James Porter, Dr. Anil Kapoor, Dr. Evan Vapnek, Dr. Nick Muruve, Dr. Alp Sener, Dr. Chris Nguan

5 – 5:15 p.m.

Presentation of Novick Award

5:15 – 5:45 pm

Annual Business Meeting

The USTRS Annual Business Meeting will be held on Monday, May 15, 2017 at 5:15 p.m. during the Annual Meeting. The agenda will include reports from the officers. Annual Business Meetings are a great opportunity for the following:

  • Learn about current Society projects, programs, and membership
  • Vote on important Society matters
  • Participate in the planning for future opportunities of the Society.

Annual Meeting

USTRS Program

AUA2017, May 15, 2017
Boston, MA

Past Meetings

USTRS Program

AUA2016, May 9, 2016
San Diego, CA

2016 Program Director
John Barry, MD
Program Agenda

USTRS Program

AUA2015, May 18, 2015
New Orleans, LA,

2015 Program Director
John Barry, MD
Program Agenda

USTRS Program

AUA2014, May 20, 2014
Orlando, FL,

2014 Program Director
Daniel Shoskes, MD
Program agenda

USTRS Program

AUA2013, May 7, 2013
San Diego, CA, USA
Program Chair – Kazu Tanebe, MD
Program agenda

USTRS Program

AUA2012, May 22, 2012
Atlanta, GA, USA
Program Chair – Gaetano Ciancio, MD
Program Agenda

USTRS Program

AUA2011, May 17, 2011
Washington DC, USA
Program Agenda

USTRS Program

AUA2010, June 1, 2010
San Francisco, CA, USA

USTRS Program

AUA2009, April 28, 2009
Chicago, Il, USA

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