2016 Annual Meeting
Grand Hyatt Kauai
October 23-28, 2016
Kauai, Hawaii

Abstracts reviewed by the Western Section AUA Program Committee and accepted to present at the 92nd Annual Meeting.

 


Congratulations to the following essay contest winners!

 

Miley B. Wesson Resident Essay Winners

  • 1ST PLACE: Samir Bidnur, MD, Univ. of British Columbia - “Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on Small Renal Mass Management- Implications for Transplantation and Urologists.”
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  • 2ND PLACE: Brian Winters, MD, Univ. of Washington - “Inhibition of ERG Activity in Patient Derived Prostate Cancer Xenografts using the Small Molecule Inhibitor YK-4-279.”
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  • 3RD PLACE: Samuel L. Washington, III, MD, UC San Francisco - “Incidence of Prostate Cancer within Skeletal Muscle at the Prostate Apex in Men Undergoing Radical Prostatectomy.”
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Joseph F. McCarthy Physician Essay Winners

  • 1ST PLACE: Thomas Chi, MD, UC San Francisco - “Feasibility of Antegrade Contrast-enhanced Ultrasound Nephrostograms.”
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  • 2ND PLACE: Sean McAdams, MD, Mayo Arizona - “Morcellation Efficiency in Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate: Wolf Piranha Outperforms Lumenis VersaCut with no Apparent Learning Curve.”
    ABSTRACT

 

Health Policy Essay Winners

  • 1ST PLACE:Brock O’Neil, MD, Univ. of Utah - “The Influence of Provider Characteristics and Market Forces on Response to Financial Incentives.”
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  • 2ND PLACE:Anobel Y. Odisho, MD, Univ. of Washington - “Beyond Classical Risk Adjustment: Socioeconomic Status and Hospital Performance in Urologic Oncology.”
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  • 3RD PLACE:Geolani W. Dy, MD, Univ. of Washington - “Variable Resource Utilization in the Prenatal and Postnatal Management of Isolated Hydronephrosis.”
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Key Dates
■ Presenter PowerPoint File Submission Available Onsite
■ Registration Available Onsite

 

Exhibit Companies

AbbVie Inc.
Allergan
Ambry Genetics
American Urological Association
Astellas Pharma, US
Augmenix
Bard Medical
Bayer HealthCare
Boston Scientific
CareCredit
Cogentix Medical
Coloplast
Cook Medical
Dendreon Corp.
Dornier MedTech America
Edap Technomed
Endo Pharmaceuticals
Ferring Pharmaceuticals
GenomeDx Biosciences
Genomic Health
HealthTronics
Janssen Biotech
Karl Storz
LABORIE
LUMEA
Lumenis

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