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Urogyn Update Schedule

Please note, this schedule is subject to change. 

Thursday, February 22

6:00 am  Registration/Attendee Services Opens  
6:30 am Breakfast in AUGS Pavilion  
7:00 am Industry Expert Theater: Desara® Sling System for Female Stress Urinary Incontinence
Supported by Caldera Medical
Shazia A. Malik, MD
8:00 am Welcome Remarks  
8:15 am Avoiding Laparoscopic Surgical Misadventures  Javier F. Magrina, MD
9:00 am The "Special Sauce" of Native Tissue Repair – How to Optimize Results Efficiently Jeffrey L. Cornella, MD
9:45 am Avoiding and Managing Mid-urethral Sling Complications Miles Murphy, MD, MSPH
10:15 am Panel Q & A  
10:30 am  Break in AUGS Pavilion   
11:00 am Urethral Surgery – Managing Diverticulae and Urethral Prolapse Jeffrey L. Cornella, MD
11:30 am  Refractory OAB Karen L. Noblett, MD
12:00 pm  Panel Q&A  
12:15 pm  Lunch Break in AUGS Pavilion  
12:30 pm Industry Expert Theater: Altis® Single Incision Sling in an Ambulatory Setting
Supported by Coloplast
Vincent Lucente, MD
1:30 pm  The "Special Sauce" of Straight-stick Laparoscopic Sacrocolpopexy – How to Optimize Results Efficiently  Peter L. Rosenblatt, MD
2:15 pm The "Special Sauce" of Robotic Sacrocolpopexy – How to Optimize Results Efficiently Patrick Culligan, MD
3:00 pm Panel Q&A  


Friday, February 23

6:30 am Registration/Attendee Services Opens  
6:30 am Breakfast in AUGS Pavilion  
7:00 am Industry Expert Theater: Connecting with OAB Patients - A Guide for Productive Communication
Supported by Allergan

Michael Kennelly, MD

8:00 am Avoiding and Managing Sacrocolpopexy Complications Patrick Culligan, MD
8:45 am Latest Treatments for Fecal Incontinence Peter L. Rosenblatt, MD
9:15 am The "Special Sauce" of Vaginal Mesh Placement – How to Optimize Results Efficiently Miles Murphy, MD, MSPH
10:00 am Break in AUGS Pavilion   
10:30 am Painful Bladder/IC – What’s New? What’s Tried and True? Charles Rardin, MD
11:00 am Case-based Presentation: Mesh-related Pain – When to Operate and How Much to Remove Patrick Culligan, MD
11:30 am  Vaginal Lasers and Cosmetic Gynecology – Latest Techniques and Information  Miles Murphy, MD, MSPH
12:00 pm Panel Q & A  
12:15 pm Lunch Break in AUGS Pavilion   
12:30 pm Industry Expert Theater: Advancing Robotic Pelvic Floor Surgery with DA VINCI XI
Supported by Intuitive
Nahla Merhi, MD 
1:30 pm Innovative Approaches to Minimally Invasive Prolapse Repair Peter L. Rosenblatt, MD
2:00 pm Panel Discussion: Ways to Surgically Manage Stage IV Prolapse Halina M. Zyczynski, MD; Patrick Culligan, MD; Miles Murphy, MD, MSPH
2:30 pm Panel Q & A  


Saturday, February 24

6:30 am Registration/Attendee Services Opens  
6:30 am Breakfast in AUGS Pavilion  
7:00 am  Industry Expert Theater: Anchorsure: Do It Simple 
Supported by Neomedic
Conrad Duncan, MD
8:00 am The "Special Sauce" of Urogynecology Practice Management – Key Tips That Will Positively Impact Your Practice Immediately Ryan Stratford, MD, MBA
8:45 am Curated Prolapse Surgery Videos  
9:45 am Curated Continence Surgery Videos  
10:45 am Break in the Pavilion  
11:00 am Moderated Surgical Film Fest Discussion Peter L. Rosenblatt, MD
12:30 pm Adjourn  


"Special Sauce" Series - recognized experts will present "deep dive" discussions of their personal "go to" surgical procedures. The audience will be treated to surgical nuances and "pro tips" that they believe make up the "special sauce" of their cases. These sessions will be video-heavy and full of details that cannot be gleaned from textbooks. 

Surgical Film Fest - this unique half-day session will be audience driven featuring a wide variety of video titles/icons displayed for them to choose from. A faculty panel, led by Dr. Peter Rosenblatt, will engage the audience in thought provoking discussions of each case. 

Industry Expert Theater - leading experts will provide a cutting-edge lecture highlighting new products, services or developments in the FPMRS field. (Non-CME and industry supported)

AUGS Pavilion - Your Hub for Innovation, Education and Connection
The AUGS Pavilion is the place to network with peers, meet with industry experts, experience education beyond sessions and engage with key leaders in the field. View videos in the Video Center, engage with industry in the lounge area, and connect with faculty and attendees. Breakfast, lunch and refreshments will be available.