PUOWG Open Meeting Minutes

Saturday May 7th at 5:30 pm

Location: Gas Lamp CD room of the Manchester Grant Hyatt Attendees: 35

Introduction (5 min by Jonathan Ross)

  1. Welcome
  2. Thank the outgoing PUOWG Executive Committee Members:
    • Jonathan Ross, Mike Ritchey, Margarett Shnorhavorian
  3. Announcement of 2016 Executive Committee (To assume duties following Spring Meeting):
    • President - Ferd Ferrer
    • President Elect - Armando Lorenzo
    • Secretary - Nick Cost
    • At-large members - Jonathan Routh, Kathleen Kieran, Patricio Gargollo, Kristina Suson

Case Presentations (60 min)

  1. Cases (12min each, 12min at the end for discussion)
    • “Surgical Resection and Buccal Mucosa Vaginoplasty for Local Control in Vaginal Botryoid Rhabdomyosarcoma.” Presented by: Rodrigo Romao
    • “Bilateral Wilms Tumor with Ureteral Extension.” Presented by: Gina Lockwood
    • “Renal Hemangioma and Ureteroscopic Resection.” Presented by: Bruce Schlomer
    • “Invasive High-Grade Urothelial Carcinoma of the Ureter in a 14 Year Old Girl.” Presented by: Michael Lam
  2. Moderator – Jonathan Ross
  3. Judges – Kathleen Kieran, Jonathan Routh and Kristina Suson
  4. Urology-Gold Journal - mini-supplement on the presented PUOWG oncology case reports
  5. Presentation by Dr. Lam “Invasive High-Grade Urothelial Carcinoma of the Ureter in a 14 Year Old Girl” was awarded the Outstanding Presentation Certificate.

Business Meeting (30 min)

  1. Updates from SPU Coordinating Council (5min by Jonathan Ross) 1 PUOWG on schedule for 2017 AUA/SPU for 1.5hr Educational Session 2 Need to see how program chair of meeting will be and then we will go from there 3 We are open to suggestions on topics
  2. Discussion of Current/Future Working Group studies (10min total)
    1. Current Work Force Survey Study
      • Presented during SPU, to be submitted to JU soon
    2. Preoperative Risk Factors in Loco-Regional Wilms Tumor (Contact Nick Cost if interested)
      • Open at Denver, Dallas, Cincinnati, Maine Med
      • Working with Duke, Phoenix Children’s to Open Soon
      • Nick will re-send details if interested (nicholas.cost@childrenscolorado.org)
    3. Testicular Microlithiasis Survey on Management:
      • Distributed (194 responses thus far)
      • Will send a reminder email after SPU – plan to close at the end of May
      • Link to survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DBN5C92
    4. Stone study in patients on chemotherapy
      • Kristina Suson is the lead person on this, please contact if interested
    5. ABU Case Logs Study
      • Submitted to the Fall Congress
  3. Discuss status of Website and Logo (Lead on this is Elias Wehbi)
    • Jonathan Ross volunteered his wife to help
    • Anyone interested please contact Elias
  4. Open time for Q&A, Comments (5min)
    • Cases were a success, will be continued in the future
    • Suggestion to do Business Meeting first followed by Cases to allow for time after to continue discussion on cases
    • Margarett Shnorhavorian was congratulated on her recent RO1 award looking at Long Term Gonadal Function in Osteosarcoma survivors!