EDGE Endourology and Enucleation Symposium 2018

Scottsdale, AZ US
January 19, 2018 to January 20, 2018

Course Directors: Mitchell R. Humphreys, M.D. and Nicole Miller, M.D. (Vanderbilt University)

This course is designed to give the background on the latest techniques and technology surrounding Endourology and the use of holmium lasers in urology for the management of various diseases. The course structure will include didactics, video surgical demonstrations and hands-on training with the latest equipment so that learners have the ability to work one on one with experts to familiarize themselves with the techniques and capabilities presented to them. The course will focus on the management of urolithiasis and benign prostatic hyperplasia.

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Exhibit Information

This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibiting at this course, please complete the attached exhibit forms and submit to Kristy Badder.

Target Audience

This course is designed for urologists, doctors of osteopathic, residents and fellows in urology.

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Recognize and describe the safety parameters associated with using lasers in urology for kidney stones and benign prostatic hyperplasia
  • Give examples of the use of lasers and their effects as a mechanism of action on tissue and kidney stones
  • Analyze the equipment, techniques and detect potential complications for holmium enucleation and ablation of the prostate
  • Differentiate the equipment and techniques and distinguish potential complications of lasers in ureteroscopy for stone removal
  • Internalize the various procedures for safely performing percutaneous nephrolithotomy and be able to recognize and treat the associated complications.

Attendance at this Mayo Clinic course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 15.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 15.75 Attendance
Event starts: 
01/19/2018 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
01/20/2018 - 5:00pm

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Mayo Clinic Scottsdale - Center for Procedural Innovation
13400 East Shea Boulevard
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
United States

Lodging Information

Courtyard by Marriott Scottsdale at Mayo Clinic
13444 E Shea Blvd.
Scottsdale, Arizona 85259
(480) 860-4000

Hotel rooms are limited. You are urged to make reservations early. A limited block of guest rooms have been reserved for attendees with a special course rate of $176 single or double occupancy per night. Group rates will be honored three days prior and three days following the course dates, based upon space availability. To make your reservation, visit the reservation website or call (480) 860-4000.

To receive the special rate, you must make reservations before the room block is filled by the cut-off date of December 18, 2017.  Reservations will be taken following this date based upon room block availability, at the contracted meeting rate.

Attendees are responsible for their own reservations. The standard hotel reservation cancellation policy will apply to individual reservations unless otherwise specified.

Course Directors: Mitchell R. Humphreys, M.D. (Mayo Clinic) and Nicole Miller, M.D. (Vanderbilt University)

Course Faculty

Ben Chew, M.D.
University of British Columbia

Brian Eisner, M.D.
Harvard Medical School

Bodo Knudsen, M.D.
Ohio State University

Amy Krambeck, M.D.
Indiana University School of Medicine

Dirk Lange, Ph.D.
University of British Columbia

Michael Lipkin, M.D.
Duke University

Brian Matlaga, M.D.
Johns Hopkins University

Manoj Monga, M.D.
Cleveland Clinic

Vernon Pais, M.D.
Dartmouth Medical School

Ojas Shah, M.D.
Columbia University

Roger Sur, M.D.
University of California San Diego

Accreditation Statement:

In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science 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.



Credit Statement(s):

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Healthcare Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s), please go here

Available Credit

  • 15.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 15.75 Attendance


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Cancellation and Refund Policy:

Request for cancellations must be submitted in writing to mca.cme@mayo.edu. When cancelling a registration for a course 14 days or more before the course start date, a full refund (minus a $75 administrative fee) will be issued in the same form of payment the registration was received. No refunds are granted less than 14 days before the course start date.

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