Learning Objectives

ADULT

Topic Area: Prostate
  1. To critique high impact publications in robotic surgery for prostate cancer
  2. To demonstrate refined techniques for preserving urinary control after robot-assisted radical prostatectomy, and link them to patient reported outcomes
  3. To demonstrate nerve preserving surgical plane selection and recognition
Topic Area: Renal
  1. To demonstrate the surgical steps of robotic surgery procedures for kidney cancer
  2. Analyze the robotic techniques unique to the surgical management of kidney cancer
  3. Describe tips and tricks to manage difficult intra-operative situations and avoid complications
  4. Discuss the key complications and outline the intra-operative and post-operative management related to robotic surgery procedures
Topic Area: Reconstruction
  1. To demonstrate the surgical steps of robotic surgery procedures for reconstructive surgery
  2. Analyze the robotic techniques unique to the surgical management of reconstructive patients
  3. Describe tips and tricks to manage difficult intra-operative situations and avoid complications
  4. Discuss the key complications and outline the intra-operative and post-operative management related to robotic surgery procedures

PEDIATRICS

Topic Area I: Ureteral Reimplantation
  1. To discuss the role of pediatric robotic reimplantation for the treatment of VUR
  2. o analyze the key steps of pediatric robotic reimplantation as well as tips and tricks to maximize surgical success rates and minimize complications
Topic Area II: Pyeloplasty / Heminephrectomy / Uretero-ureterostomy / Pediatric Oncology
  1. To discuss the role of robotic surgery for pediatric kidney procedures such as pyeloplasty, nephrectomy / hemi-nephrectomy, and uretero-ureterostomy.
  2. To describe the key steps as well as tips and tricks of pediatric robotic kidney procedures.
Topic Area III: Complex Reconstruction
  1. To describe recent refinements and advances in robotic surgical technology that benefit pediatric complex reconstruction procedures
  2. To discuss the use and focused patient selection process for pediatric robotic reconstruction procedures

LIVE SURGERY Retzius Sparing RARP

EXPERT DISCUSSION Transitional Experiences in Robotic Surgery: The First Post-Graduate Years

Hosted by John Davis, MD, FACS

  • Tips for getting your early RARP cases in <4 hours
  • Case and technical selection early RAPN
  • Building a reconstruction program
  • Innovation Lecture: How Will Robotic Platforms Evolve for the Next Generation of Surgeons?
  • Panel Discussion

LIVE SURGERY Multiport Partial or Complex Radical

EXPERT DISCUSSION Advancing Your Technique and Complexity in Robotic Kidney Surgery

Hosted by Ronney Abaza, MD, FACS and Ketan Badani, MD

  • The Retroperitoneal Approach Made Easy
  • High Complexity Tumors: Tips & Tricks for a Successful Partial Nephrectomy
  • The Value of Robotic Radical Nephrectomy
  • Panel Discussion

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