AUA Summit - APP Program


APP Program

Urologic Care for the Advanced Practice Provider

2019 Program

Saturday, May 4

7:30 – 8 a.m.


8 – 8:10 a.m.


Session I: Oncology

8:10 – 8:20 a.m.

ARS Pre-test Session I

8:20 – 9 a.m.

Management of Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma
Mary Dunn, MSN, RN, NP-C, OCN

9 – 9:40 a.m.

Bladder Cancer: Optimizing Post-Operative Care and Complications
Michael Woods, MD

9:40 – 10:20 a.m.

The Emerging Role of Genetic Counseling and Testing in Urologic Cancers
Ashlynn Messmore, CGC

10:20 – 10:35 a.m.


10:35 – 10:55 a.m.

Evolution of a Nurse Practitioner-led Testicular Cancer Survivorship Clinic
Mary Dunn, MSN, RN, NP-C, OCN

10:55 – 11:25 a.m.

Penile Cancer: What an APP Should Know about Post-Operative Care
Michael Woods, MD

11:25 – 11:55 a.m.

Session I: Panel Discussion Q&A and ARS Post-test

Session II: Podium Presentations

11:55 a.m. – 12:40 p.m.

Podium Presentations (10 minutes each (5-minute PowerPoint/5 minute Q&A)
Moderator: Brooke Zilinskas

Risk Management for Urologic Advanced Practice Providers
Debbie Sullivan, PhD, PA-C

A Case Discussion of Chronic, Unexplained Penile Pain
Susanne Quallich, PhD, ANP-BC, NP-C, CUNP, FAANP

Pediatric Urologic Physical Examination for Neonatal Circumcisions: Careful Identification of Structures to Prevent Disastrous Complications
Kaity Colon-Sanchez, PA-C

Not all Incontinence in Toilet Trained Children is Voiding Dysfunction
Kaity Colon-Sanchez, PA-C

12:40 – 1:55 p.m.

Non-CME Lunch Symposium
"Treating Patients with Non-Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer: Considerations for Operationalizing Patient Identification"

Sponsored by Janssen Biotech

Session II: Podium Presentations (continued)

1:55 – 3:40 p.m.

Podium Presentations (10 minutes each (5-minute PowerPoint/5 minute Q&A)
Moderator: Brooke Zilinskas

Review of 2016 AUA NMIBC Guidelines: Including New Diagnostic Tools and an Overview of Intravesical Therapies
Kevin Wayne, PA-C

Developing a Prostate Cancer Survivorship Program
Ashley Brown, PA-C

Patients Receiving Androgen Deprivation Treatment for Prostate Cancer: Managing Side Effects
Anne Calvaresi, DNP, CRNP, RNFA

Prostate Cancer Management for the Advanced Practice Provider
Aneesa Husain, PA-C

Chromophobe Renal Cell Carcinoma: A Case Report
Mary W. Dunn, MSN, RN, NP-C, OCN

Urinary Diversion in a Case of Solitary Ectopic Pelvic Kidney and Malrotated Bowel
Jennifer Henderson, CNP

Kidney Stones: Exploring Treatment Options, Management and Prevention
Heidi Digennaro, MSN, CNP, CUNP

"Kidney Stone Catcher"
A Novel Solution for a Common Problem - Ghadir Omran, MD, MBBS

Advanced Male Urethral Catheterization (AMUC) Skills for APPs and Nurse-Led Urethral Catheterization Services: Development and Implementation of the AMUC
Mariya Dragova, MA, CNP

Individual Therapies for IC/BPS, PFD: Novel Approaches to Intravesical Therapy
Marina Ruzimovsky, MSN, NP-C

3:40 – 3:55 p.m.


Session III: Urolithiasis

3:55 – 4:05 p.m.

ARS Pre-test Session III

4:05 – 4:45 p.m.

The Use of Imaging in Kidney Stone Management
Davis Viprakasit, MD

4:45 – 5 p.m.

Session III: Panel Discussion Q&A and ARS Post-Test

Sunday, May 5

7:30 – 8 a.m.


8 – 8:05 a.m.


8:05 – 9:05 a.m.

Personal and Professional Practice Management

Moderator: Heather Schultz, NP

Panel Members: Jim Kovarik, PA; Sara Drummer, NP

  • Pearls: Collaborating Effectively with Your Team
  • Taking your Role to the Next Level
  • Balancing Work/Life and Avoiding Burnout

9:05 – 9:20 a.m.

Panel Discussion Q&A

Session IV: Voiding Dysfunction

9:20 – 9:30 a.m.

Session IV ARS Pre-Test

9:30 – 10:10 a.m.

The Resistance: UTIs and the Antibiotic Crisis
Lori Guelman, NP

10:10 – 10:25 a.m.


10:25 – 11:05 a.m.

Urologic Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndromes and Men – How Do We Manage?
Susanne Quallich, PhD, NP

11:05 – 11:45 a.m.

Female Pelvic Pain/Pelvic Floor Dysfunction
A. Lenore Ackerman, MD

11:45 a.m. – 12:05 p.m.

Panel Discussion Q&A

12:05 – 1:20 p.m.

Non-CME Lunch Symposium
"Latest Perspectives in Overactive Bladder"

Sponsored by Astellas Pharma US, Inc.

1:20 – 2:20 p.m.

Case Discussion: New OAB Guideline Amendment
Sandip Vasavada, MD

2:20 – 2:35 p.m.

Session IV: Panel Discussion Q&A and ARS Post-test

Session V: Reconstructive Urology

2:35 – 2:45 p.m.

Session V: ARS Pre-test

2:45 – 3:25 p.m.

Gender-affirming Genital Surgery for the APP
Daniel Dugi, MD

3:25 – 3:40 p.m.

Session V: Panel Discussion Q&A and ARS Post-test

Session VI: Infertility

3:40 – 3:55 p.m.


3:55 – 4:05 p.m.

Session VI: ARS Pre-test

4:05 – 4:45 p.m.

Evaluation and Management of the Sub-fertile Male: Everything You Always Wanted to Know but Have Been Afraid to Ask
Aaron Milbank, MD

4:45 – 5 p.m.

Session VI: Panel Discussion Q&A and ARS Post-test