Main Conference


2013 - Does not include preconference workshops.

Contact hours for this conference are no longer available.

Standard: $200.00
Members: $0.00

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Pediatric Urology Nemesis - Day and Night Wetting

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Pediatric Urology Nemesis - Day and Night Wetting

Oct 13, 2013 4:00pm ‐ Oct 13, 2013 5:00pm

Diurnal and nocturnal enuresis will be described and discussed. The evaluation, management and treatment of dysfunctional voiding will be outlined including the etiology of related congenital anomalies and other differential diagnosis. Diagnostic studies are not always needed but will be highlighted as will surgical intervention for those cases of incotinence secondary to pathology. Treatment strategies will be outlined with discussion of multidisciplinary and multimodal approaches including behavioral techniques, medications and biofeedback. Select case studies will be analyzed for practical application of various treatment modalities including cases refractory to treatment.

Contact hours available until 10/11/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Commitee Disclosures:
    Lee Ann Boyd, MSN, ARNO-C, CUNP / Presenter Bureau :Warner Chilcott
    Leanne Schimke, MSN, CRNP-C CUNP/ Presenter :Amgen-Xgeva, Warner Chilott

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.   

Objectives:

  • Review continence development from infancy through toddler to early childhood along with social implications.
  • Identify tools of investigation when day and night wetting occur including standardized definitions.
  • Discuss management strategies.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

Pearls for Post-Urologic Intervention Care

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Pearls for Post-Urologic Intervention Care

Oct 13, 2013 4:00pm ‐ Oct 13, 2013 5:00pm

This presentation will focus on the post-operative care of patients with specific urologic needs associated with bladder, renal and prostate surgery. Trouble­shooting problems associated with urinary cathe­ters, drains and ureteral stents will be discussed. Learn a mnemonic to assist you in caring for your patients!

Contact hours available until 10/11/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Commitee Disclosures:
    Lee Ann Boyd, MSN, ARNO-C, CUNP / Presenter Bureau :Warner Chilcott
    Leanne Schimke, MSN, CRNP-C CUNP/ Presenter :Amgen-Xgeva, Warner Chilott

Speaker disclosures:
Lee Ann Boyd, MSN, ARNP-C, CUNP   
Presenter Bureau: Warner Chilcott

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.   

Objectives:

  • List 4 areas of assessment of the post-surgical patient.
  • Describe the symptoms associated with ureteral stent placement in patient's undergoing renal surgery.
  • Name the most common source of hemmorhage following radical prostatectomy.
  • Name three common urostomy problems encountered postoperatively.

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Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

The Aging Underactive Bladder

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The Aging Underactive Bladder

Oct 13, 2013 4:00pm ‐ Oct 13, 2013 5:00pm

This presentation will provide discussion of the aging underactive bladder in the elderly and risk factors associated with an underactive bladder. Underactive bladder and current standards will be discussed including definition, causes, and treatments as they pertain to the elderly. Case studies will be presented to discuss medical and surgical management of the elderly with an emphasis on minimal intervention and optimizing quality of life. Current research and evidence-based practice will be presented. 

Contact hours available until 10/11/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Commitee Disclosures:
    Lee Ann Boyd, MSN, ARNO-C, CUNP / Presenter Bureau :Warner Chilcott
    Leanne Schimke, MSN, CRNP-C CUNP/ Presenter :Amgen-Xgeva, Warner Chilott

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.   

Objectives:

  • Define Underactive Bladder.
  • Discuss Current treatments for UAB.
  • Describe new therapy for UAB.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

Painful Bladder Syndrome/Interstitial Cystitis

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Painful Bladder Syndrome/Interstitial Cystitis

Oct 13, 2013 4:00pm ‐ Oct 13, 2013 5:00pm

This lecture will provide advanced practice providers with the most current clinical information on managing painful bladder syndrome/interstitial cystitis. A review of current trends in pharmacological treatments will also be included. 

Contact hours available until 10/11/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Commitee Disclosures:
    Lee Ann Boyd, MSN, ARNO-C, CUNP / Presenter Bureau :Warner Chilcott
    Leanne Schimke, MSN, CRNP-C CUNP/ Presenter :Amgen-Xgeva, Warner Chilott

Speaker disclosures:
Saundra Sturdy, APRN-BC, CUCNS   
Consultant: Medtronic

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.   

Objectives:

  • Describe the AUA IC/painful bladder guideline.
  • Identify patient self care practices and behavioral modifications.
  • Describe specifics about male patients with IC/painful bladder symptoms.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

Business Meeting

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Business Meeting

Oct 13, 2013 6:15pm ‐ Oct 13, 2013 7:00pm

Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

Castrate Resistant Prostate Cancer: The New Frontier in Treatment

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Castrate Resistant Prostate Cancer: The New Frontier in Treatment

Oct 14, 2013 8:15am ‐ Oct 14, 2013 9:30am

In the last few years, advances in pharmacotherapy and immunotherapy have given new hope in castrate resistant prostate cancer with increases in overall survival up to 5.6 months. Advanced practice providers and nurses need to have an understanding of these treatments. This lecture will cover abiraterone, enzalutamide, sipuleucel-t, radium 223, docetaxel and cabazitaxel. There will also be discussion on current clinical trials showing promise.

Contact hours available until 10/11/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Commitee Disclosures:
    Lee Ann Boyd, MSN, ARNO-C, CUNP / Presenter Bureau :Warner Chilcott
    Leanne Schimke, MSN, CRNP-C CUNP/ Presenter :Amgen-Xgeva, Warner Chilott

Speaker disclosures:
Leanne Schimke, MSN, CRNP-C, CUNP   
Presenter: Amgen-Xgeva, Warner Chilcott-Enablex

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.   

Objectives:

  • Discuss prostate cancer disease progression and identify the new drugs currently available and promising research for the treatment of castrate resistant prostate cancer.
  • Indicate the appropriate monitoring of individuals on abiraterone.
  • Describe how Sipuleucel-T is given and possible side effects that may be encountered.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

Evidence-Based Preparation for Prostate Biopsy: UK Perspective

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Evidence-Based Preparation for Prostate Biopsy: UK Perspective

Oct 14, 2013 11:00am ‐ Oct 14, 2013 12:00pm

Presenters will discuss the evidence-base for preparing the patient in terms of antibiotic prophylaxis, analgesia, cleansing enema, bowel preparation and the evidence for the equipment (disposables) required. The European Guidelines will be incorporated giving an alternative view to the recent AUA white paper. A recently reported study discussing UK complications and the management of such complications will be discussed.

Contact hours available until 10/11/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Commitee Disclosures:
    Lee Ann Boyd, MSN, ARNO-C, CUNP / Presenter Bureau :Warner Chilcott
    Leanne Schimke, MSN, CRNP-C CUNP/ Presenter :Amgen-Xgeva, Warner Chilott

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.   

Objectives:

  • Explain the evidence base for antibiotic choice.
  • Discuss the preparation of the nurse for undertaking prostate biopsies independently.

Speaker(s): Speaker(s):
Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

Urinary Incontinence in a School-Aged Boy: Unexpected Cause - Posterior Urethral Valves

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Urinary Incontinence in a School-Aged Boy: Unexpected Cause - Posterior Urethral Valves

Oct 14, 2013 11:00am ‐ Oct 14, 2013 12:00pm

Urinary incontinence in a school-aged child is not unusual. Significant undiagnosed posterior urethral valves (PUV) in this child is unusual. PUV can be benign enough to present with difficulty initiating a urinary stream or persistent enuresis. PUV can also be severe enough to lead to end stage renal disease and renal transplant. This session will review the pathophysiology, diagnostic evaluation, treatment options and nursing interventions for the child with PUV. Individual cases will be presented.

Contact hours available until 10/11/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Commitee Disclosures:
    Lee Ann Boyd, MSN, ARNO-C, CUNP / Presenter Bureau :Warner Chilcott
    Leanne Schimke, MSN, CRNP-C CUNP/ Presenter :Amgen-Xgeva, Warner Chilott

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.   

Objectives:

  • Define posterior urethral valves(PUV).
  • Discuss appropriate  management of the child with PUV.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

Palliative Primer for Pain, Anorexia and Nausea Management

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Palliative Primer for Pain, Anorexia and Nausea Management

Oct 14, 2013 11:00am ‐ Oct 14, 2013 12:00pm

This presentation will begin with a brief overview of palliative care and how it differs from hospice. We will explore language to use with your urological cancer patients when curative treatment may no longer be appropriate. Symptom management strategies for treating pain, nausea and anorexia will include both pharmacological and non-pharmacological options. Formulating a comprehensive approach to support both patients and their family requires a team effort. Case studies will be presented.

Contact hours available until 10/11/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Commitee Disclosures:
    Lee Ann Boyd, MSN, ARNO-C, CUNP / Presenter Bureau :Warner Chilcott
    Leanne Schimke, MSN, CRNP-C CUNP/ Presenter :Amgen-Xgeva, Warner Chilott

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.   

Objectives:

  • Explore the role of palliative care strategies in patients with urological cancer(s).
  • Identify options to manage symptoms in advanced cancer.
  • Identify the resources available to support patients & families with life-limiting illness.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

Dermatological Manifestations of Urologic Diseases

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Dermatological Manifestations of Urologic Diseases

Oct 14, 2013 11:00am ‐ Oct 14, 2013 12:00pm

Dermatologic manifestations of urologic diseases reflect a variety of conditions that range from benign diseases to malignant tumors. Color slides will help enhance identification of these lesions and help optimize care and treatment of these patients. The importance of the correct steps in the evaluation process will be stressed. A discussion of evidence-based treatment algorithms will round out this session for advanced practice providers.

Contact hours available until 10/11/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Commitee Disclosures:
    Lee Ann Boyd, MSN, ARNO-C, CUNP / Presenter Bureau :Warner Chilcott
    Leanne Schimke, MSN, CRNP-C CUNP/ Presenter :Amgen-Xgeva, Warner Chilott

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.   

Objectives:

  • Identify cutaneous lesions caused by a GU disorder in 2 different organs.
  • Discuss the elements of the evaluation process for identification of the lesion.
  • Describe 1 treatment option for the 2 sites identified.

Speaker(s):
  • Leslie A. Deane, MB.BS, MS, FRCSC, FACS, Associate Professor of Urology, Rush University Medical Center
Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00
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