Industry-sponsored symposia are separate from the Western Section AUA programming. The Western Section AUA is not a sponsor and assumes no responsibility or liability for the educational program or its content. These symposia have been approved to be conducted during the meeting to provide attendees with optional educational opportunities at their discretion.

Please RSVP via email or sign-up in advance on-site at the hotel

Sunday Symposium

SpaceOAR Hydrogel: What Every Urologist Should Know

3:30 PM - 4:30pm, Refreshments Served, Stanley Park Ballroom

Mitchell R. Humphreys, MD,  Mayo Clinic Phoenix

Non-CME Program Sponsored by Augmenix

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Monday Symposium

Use of Urinary Markers in the Management of Non Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer

6:15AM - Breakfast Served, Cypress Room

Siamak Daneshmand, MD, USC

Non-CME Program Sponsored by Pacific Edge

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Learn How Oncotype DX® GPS Personalizes Management Decisions for Low-risk Prostate Cancer Patients

12:30PM, Lunch Served, Bayshore Grand Ballroom

Marc Dall'Era, MD, UC Davis

Non-CME Program Sponsored by Genomic Health

Tuesday Symposium

New Data and Developments in the Management of Patients with Advanced Prostate Cancer

6:15AM, Breakfast Served, Stanley Park Ballroom

Panel led by Martin Gleave, MD, Univ. of British Columbia

Non-CME Program Sponsored by Tolmar


Promoting Wellness in 2017 - Save Time Reviewing What Works and What Is Worthless

12:00PM, Lunch Served, Bayshore Grand Ballroom

Mark Moyad, MD, Univ. of Michigan

Non-CME Program Sponsored by Abbvie

Wednesday Symposium


Elevate Care in Advanced Prostate Cancer

12:00PM, Lunch Served, Bayshore Grand Ballroom

William Aronson, MD, UCLA

Non-CME Program Sponsored by Astellas Pharma US & Pfizer Oncology

Thursday Symposium


Growing Evidence for Clinical Utility of Genetics, Genomics and Biomarkers

6:30AM, Breakfast Served, Bayshore Grand Ballroom

David Crawford, MD, Univ. of Colorado

Non-CME Program Sponsored by MDx Health & Ambry

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Thank You 2017 Exhibitors

Ambry Genetics
American Urological Association
Astellas Pharma US
Astellas Pharma US & Pfizer Oncology
Bard Medical
BK Ultrasound
Blue Earth Diagnostics
Boston Scientific
Cogentix Medical
Cook Medical
Dornier MedTech
Endo Pharmaceuticals
FusionRx Compounding
Genome Dx Biosciences
Genomic Health
Guerbet - Liebel Flarsheim
Janssen Biotech
Karl Storz
Kaweah Delta Health Care District
MDx Health
Mission Pharmacal
Myriad Genetic Laboratories
OPKO Health
Pacey Medtech Ltd.
Pacific Edge Diagnostics
Pacific Litho
Prometheus Laboratories
Richard Wolf Medical Inst
Siemens Healthineers
Tolmar Pharmaceuticals
United Medical Systems
Universal Hospital Services
University Compounding Pharmacy