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August 29-31, 2019
The Advanced Prostate Cancer Consensus Conference (APCCC) was initiated to provide a forum for discussion and debates on current management options for men with advanced prostate cancer in these unclear situations. Two days of the conference are dedicated to high-level presentations, discussions and debates, summarizing and conceptualizing the available literature and evidence.
The conference concludes with voting by the panel on pre-defined consensus questions, targeting areas of clinical relevance. Following the conference a manuscript with containing the expert recommendations is published in a peer reviewed journal (2015 Annals of Oncology, 2017 European Urology).

Aims of APCCC

  • Provide an update on the current standard of advanced prostate cancer management with a focus on situations with no high level evidence for a specific treatment option.
  • Advanced prostate cancer is defined by APCCC as locally advanced disease and men with biochemical recurrence or metastatic disease.
  • Program is highly educational, consisting of invited lectures, debates and discussions led by the panel of international and interdisciplinary prostate cancer experts.
  • The entire conference is focused on “knowledge translation” by summarising and conceptualising the current standards of advanced prostate cancer management and disseminating the results of the consensus discussions and votings.
  • The conference will culminate with an interdisciplinary expert consensus panel meeting that will discuss and vote on predefined questions relating to key areas where there is lack of evidence or conflict regarding the optimal treatment of men with advanced prostate cancer. The process of the conference and the development of the questions have been described in detail (Ref APCCC 2015 und APCCC 2017).
  • Participants will be able to attend the two days of the discussions as well as the voting of the panellists as part of the conference.
  • The consensus summary is published after the meeting in a high impact medical journal.
  • Attendees will be able to interact with panel members, facilitating and encouraging international collaboration.

See APCCC 2017 Coverage

Preview of the APCCC 2019 - Interview with Silke Gillessen
Silke Gillessen, in conversation with Alicia Morgans provides an overview of many of the changes we are experiencing in clinical practice since the 2017 APCCC. 
September 8-14, 2019
September 11-14, 2019
Swissôtel Chicago, IL

93rd Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA

September 11 - 14, 2019

Swissotel Chicago
Chicago, IL

More Information Coming Soon!
September 12-14, 2019
The New England Section of the American Urological Association, Incorporated supports the New England urological community in providing the highest quality patient care.

Omni Providence Hotel & Rhode Island Convention Center
Providence, Rhode Island, United States

2019 Program
September 19-21, 2019
Now in its fourth year, Prostate Cancer Academy is a unique opportunity for attendees to interact with the top thought leaders who play pivotal roles in advancing the treatment of prostate cancer. 

In addition to lectures and discussions on prostate cancer diagnosis and management, advanced monitoring and care options, novel pharmaceutical therapies, and surgical advancements, attendees will have exclusive opportunities to network with residents, fellows, and industry.

Los Angeles Airport Marriott
Los Angeles, California, United States

2019 Program

September 19-21, 2019
The Northeastern Section of the AUA will stand at the forefront of education and research promoting excellence in the specialty of urology serving both its members and the public. The Section will be driven by the different challenges and socioeconomic conditions between the United States and Canada fostered by our unique geographic boundaries.

Syracuse, New York, United States

2019 Program

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