13th Uro-Oncology Meeting - São Paulo, Brazil VL

Introducing the 13th International Uro-Oncology Conference in São Paulo, Brazil - Phillip Koo

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Phillip Koo travels to the 13th International Uro-Oncology Conference in São Paulo, Brazil, one of the largest scientific meetings in the world with over 5000 Latin American urologists, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, pathologists, and other health care providers of genitourinary malignancies convene. Dr. Koo conducts interviews with presenters of the meeting discussing clinical trial...

13th International UroOncology Congress in Brazil - Fernando Maluf

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Phillip Koo is joined by Fernando Maluf to discuss the development of the International UroOncology Congress from the start when it hosted 200 medical oncologists to hosting over 5000 Brazilian urologists, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, pathologists, and other health care providers who care for genitourinary malignancies. This is one of the largest GU Oncology Meetings worldwide. This...

Systemic Therapy in Patients with a Biochemical Recurrence in Prostate Cancer Latin America - Fabio Schutz

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Phillip Koo is joined by Fabio Schutz at the 13th International Uro-Oncology Conference in São Paulo, Brazil in a discussion highlighting hormonal blockade and biochemical recurrence as well as targets and biomarkers in advanced prostate cancer. Dr. Schutz brings attention to the lack of accessible genetic testing in Brazil and Latin America. Biographies: Fabio Schutz, MD, Medical Oncologist, A Be...

The Role of Radiotherapy in Prostate Cancer - Icaro Carvalho

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Icaro Carvalho, radiation oncologist joins Phillip Koo at the Uro-Oncology Congress in São Paulo, Brazil in a discussion on the role of radiotherapy in prostate cancer. They discuss adjuvant or salvage radiotherapy in patients with recurrent disease. They also discuss the impact of PSMA PET CT molecular imaging that Dr. Carvalho has experienced in his practice and how radiotherapy fits with locall...

Latin American Perspective on Bladder Cancer Clinical Trials - Fabio Kater

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Medical oncologist, Fabio Kater joins Phillip Koo at the 13th International Uro-Oncology Congress here in São Paulo, Brazil in a discussion on various bladder cancer trials. He starts by highlighting the VESPER trial which was presented at ESMO 2021 before moving on to discuss the use of enfortumab vedotin in the neoadjuvant setting for patients who are ineligible for cisplatin, the combination of...

Metastases Directed Therapy and Radiation in Oligometastatic Disease Patients - Robson Ferrigno

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Robson Ferrigno joins Phillip Koo at the 13th International Uro-Oncology Congress in São Paulo, Brazil in a discussion on salvage treatment after radiation failure and the concept of re-irradiation in prostate cancer. They also discuss metastases-directed therapy (MDT) and oligometastatic disease and treating these patients with radiation. Biographies: Robson Ferrigno, MD, Medical Director of Radi...

Future Perspectives in Prostate Imaging in Developing Countries - Ronaldo Hueb Baroni

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Ronaldo Baroni joins Phillip Koo at the 13th Uro-Oncology Congress in São Paulo, Brazil in a discussion highlighting Dr Baroni's lecture he gave on future perspectives in prostate imaging. Prostate MRI is already established as the standard modality for prostate detection prior to biopsy. Future perspectives include more rational and widespread use of prostate MRI including a more widely available...

Barriers and Opportunities in Active Surveillance, HIFU, and Focal Therapy in Latin American Countries - Laurence Klotz

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Laurence Klotz joins Phillip Koo at the 13th International Uro-Oncology Congress in São Paulo, Brazil in a discussion on Active Surveillance (AS), High-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU), and focal therapy in Latin America and developing countries. There are challenges with active surveillance in developing countries that might not have formal prostate cancer screening programs, a lack of resourc...

The Management of High-Risk Localized Disease and Double Therapy in the mCRPC Setting - Andrey Soares

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Andrey Soares joins Phillip Koo at the 13th International Uro-Oncology Conference in Sao Paulo, Brazil in a conversation on challenges and opportunities in the management of patients with high risk localized disease in Latin America as well as the ARASENS data in the metastatic castration sensitive prostate cancer setting. Dr, Soares elaborates on the work that still needs to be done in Brazil to...

The Use of Robotics and HIFU for Prostate Cancer Treatment in Latin America - Arie Carneiro

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Phillip Koo is joined by Arie Carneiro at the 13th International Uro-Oncology Conference in Brazil where he gave two presentations, one on robotics and one on high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) treatment for prostate cancer in Latin America. Dr. Carneiro provides his perspective on who the ideal candidate is in his opinion for these treatment options in Latin America. Biographies: Arie Carne...
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