16th Course – April 2015

16th Course – April 2015 2017-02-25T19:50:24+00:00

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Ettore Majorana Foundation
and Centre for Scientific Culture

International School
of Urology and Nephrology

Directors of the School
Michele Pavone-Macaluso
Vito Pansadoro
Cora N. Sternberg

16th Course
ADVANCES IN UROLOGICAL ONCOLOGY

Erice – April 14th/19th 2015

Directors of the Course
Gigliola Sica, Giario Conti

Under the auspices of the Italian Society of Urological Oncology – SIUrO

Tuesday, April 14th 2015

Arrival

Wednesday, April 15th 2015

Opening of the Course
Welcome by the Directors of the School
Welcome by the SIUrO President

PROSTATE CANCER
Basic Research and Pathology Session

– Revisitation of Gleason Score
– Liquid biopsy in prostate cancer
– MicroRNA in prostate cancer


Coffee Break


CLINICAL SESSION

– Bioptic approach in prostate cancer
– Management of low-risk prostate cancer
– Imaging in diagnosis and follow-up
– Precision medicine in prostate cancer


Lunch time


ROLE PLAYING ON DAILY ISSUES (in small groups)


Coffee Break


PLENARY SESSION: REPORTS OF WORKING GROUPS

Thursday, April 16th 2015

PROSTATE CANCER
Basic Research and Pathology Session

– AR Biology in health and disease
– Androgen deprivation: past, present and future
– Recent approaches in castration resistant prostate cancer


Coffee Break


CLINICAL SESSION

– Agonists and antagonists in prostate cancer
– High-risk tumor management
– Principles of hormone therapy in prostate cancer
– New drugs and sequences in castration resistant prostate cancer

Lecture: Bone targeting agents


Lunch time 


ROLE PLAYING ON DAILY ISSUES (in small groups)


Coffee Break


PLENARY SESSION: REPORTS OF WORKING GROUPS

Friday, April 17th 2015

RENAL CANCER
Basic Research and Pathology Session

– Vancouver classification two years later
– New genetic technologies in diagnosis and prognosis of RCC
– MicroRNA in renal cancer


Coffee Break


CLINICAL SESSION

– The question of renal biopsy
– Radical vs partial nephrectomy
– Mini-invasive techniques and active surveillance
– Treatment of advanced / metastatic disease
– Precision medicine in renal cancer


Lunch time


ROLE PLAYING ON DAILY ISSUES (in small groups)


Coffee Break


PLENARY SESSION: REPORTS OF WORKING GROUPS

Saturday, April 18th 2015

BLADDER AND TESTIS  CANCER
Basic research and pathology session

– Urinary and blood based markers
– MicroRNA in bladder cancer
– Classification and variants in bladder cancer


Coffee Break


CLINICAL SESSION

– New technologies in diagnosis and treatment of non-muscle invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC)
– Bladder-sparing protocols in muscle invasive bladder cancer (MIBC)
– New adjuvant chemotherapy in muscle invasive bladder cancer (MIBC)
– Precision medicine in urothelial tumors
– Management of stage I testicular cancer


Lunch time


ROLE PLAYING ON DAILY ISSUES (in small groups)


Coffee Break


PLENARY SESSION: REPORTS OF WORKING GROUPS

ECM Test
Conclusion of the Course 

Sunday, April 19th 2015

DEPARTURE

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