Upcoming Events
January 7-11, 2019
Mayo Clinic Radiation Oncology: Current Practice and Future Direction is intended to provide balanced and multidisciplinary discussion of contemporary cancer treatment using didactic lectures, panel discussions, and poster sessions. The course will cover several specific clinical areas including Breast, Prostate, and CNS cancers as well as Lymphoma and Sarcomas. The course will also address several important advances in the field, such as the use of hypofractionation, integration of surgery, new chemotherapies including immunotherapy and their integration into clinical practice.

This course is designed for radiation oncologists, radiation oncology residents, radiation biologists, radiation physicists, dosimetrists, oncologists working in related specialties, radiation therapists, radiation oncology nurses, oncologic surgeons, radiation oncology administrators, diagnostic radiologists, and all other health professionals involved in the field of radiation oncology.

Course Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the planning techniques for Lung SBRT for Metastases
  • Identify new chemotherapy options for NSCLC
  • Explain updated radiation for Thymoma treatments
  • Determine the role of PCI in 2019
  • Discuss the evolving role of RT for Pancreas CA
  • Identify the target delineation for GI tumors
  • Examine ablation and RT for liver tumors
  • Discuss radiotherapy treatment for bile duct, gastric, and anal cancer
  • Examine radiotherapy and surgical management for esophageal cancer
  • Review MRI Staging, modern radiotherapy, and non-operative management of rectal cancer
  • Explain surgical staging of and radiotherapy target delineation for cervical cancer
January 10-12, 2019
CUOG and the CUA are pleased to announce the first annual premiere meeting for Uro-oncology specialists entitled, Canadian Uro-Oncology Summit (CUOS). In consultation with GUMOC, GUROC and CNUP we have decided to all come together and establish a meeting where Canadian expertise can exchange ideas, new research findings and clinical expertise.

This meeting will include poster, podia and plenary sessions. Separate breakout sessions for specialty-specific concerns also will be featured. All abstracts will be published in the Canadian Urological Association Journal (CUAJ).

Dr. Neil Fleshner
January 18-20, 2019
Online registration for the SWIU 8th Annual Clinical Mentoring Conference is now open. We will be meeting on January 18 - 20, 2019 at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Scottsdale Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Our program committee is currently working on finalizing the program schedule to ensure that we will once again have a phenomenal and educational meeting.

Abstract submissions will be opening soon.

Please check the SWIU website regularly for updates regarding the program schedule and CME information.

We look forward to seeing you Scottsdale!
January 19-22, 2019
This meeting will summarize for practicing urologists and other interested professionals, new concepts in diagnosis and treatment for conditions including local and advanced prostate, renal and bladder cancer, lower urinary tract symptoms, incontinence, urinary tract infection, reconstructive urology, andrology, stone disease and medical malpractice. At the completion of the meeting, urologists will have been exposed to methods to optimize patient care and maintain patient centricity of care delivery.
January 30-February 3, 2019
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Colorado School of Medicine and Jackson Hole Seminars. The University of Colorado School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for
February 14-16, 2019
The 2019 Genitourinary (GU) Cancers Symposium is a three-day scientific and educational meeting designed to meet the needs of physicians and other members of the cancer care and research community who diagnose, treat, and study GU malignancies. In educational sessions, expert faculty will discuss new research and its clinical application with an emphasis on multidisciplinary care across the spectrum of GU cancers. Oral abstract presentations and poster sessions will highlight the latest, cutting-edge science in the field of GU oncology. The 2019 Symposium will feature interactive case-based discussions and debates, and ample time for networking with faculty members and fellow attendees.

San Francisco, CA

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