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Canterbury Urology Research Trust are proud to present the annual Urology Interest Group Study Day. The study day will be held on Saturday 13th September 2013 at the Majestic Centre at 85 Moorhouse Ave.

This is a great opportunity to learn and network if you are involved with or interested in urology.

Registration is $40 and includes morning tea and lunch, plus you are invited to join us for an evening  cocktail party to celebrate 20 years of Urology Interest Group. NZUNS Members – you can use your voucher from NZUNS for free registration

Draft Programme

8:15 am Registration
9:00 am Welcome
9:20 am Anatomy and physiology of the prostate
9:40 am Diagnosis of prostate conditions
10:00 am Benign prostate conditions and treatment
10:10 am Patient communication and education after prostate cancer diagnosis
10.30am Morning Tea
11:00 am Active Surveillance
11:15 am Robotic prostatectomy – a nurse perspective
11:30 am Robotic prostatectomy – a surgeons perspective
11.50 pm Curative radiation treatment vs surgery for prostate cancer
12:10 pm Open radical prostatectomy – is there still a role
12.30 pm Lunch
1:30 pm Urinary incontinence post prostate cancer treatment
1:50 pm Erecticle dysfunction – causes and treatment
2:00 pm PATIENT – implanted artifical sphincter
2:20 pm Patient outcome measures in prostate cancer: a national programme
2:40 pm The role of the Urology Nurse Practioner
3:00 pm MMT Fellowship talk: Improving patient outcomes
3:20 pm MMT Fellowship talk: Renal cancer surgery in high risk patients
3.50 pm A very merry Urology Christmas
4:15 pm Finish

Cocktail party starts at 7.00pm held at Chateau on the Park