Lower Urinary Tract Endourology Course

Lower Urinary Tract Endourology Course

  • Course Dates

    2020/01/11 – 2020/01/12

  • Enrollment Dates

    2019/11/15 – 2019/11/29

  • Class Size


  • Who can Enroll

    Surgeons around Asia-Pacific region

  • Course Language


  • Price

    $100 USD (Free for selected participants)

This course is target for surgeons around Asia-Pacific region who are interested in minimal invasive urology procedures for lower urinary tracts and fine tuning of surgical skills by mean of hands on practices. 1.5 days intensive course combined with dialectic lectures and hands on session.  The course is suitable for urology trainees who have started their training.
Methods of the Training
Classroom lectures & Hands-on session.  During hands on session, participants will divided into small groups and the trainers will alternate between each station for support & guidance.
Lectures to be cover:
  • Principles of endoscopic transurethral surgery
  • Monopolar and bipolar resection technology
  • Understanding laser technology and laser prostatectomy
  • Transurethral resection of prostate procedure and update
  • Narrowband imaging and other endoscopic imaging in bladder cancer detection 
  • Transurethral resection of bladder tumor
  • En bloc resection of bladder tumor
  • Transurethral enucleation of prostate
  • Complication of endoscopic transurethral surgery and their management
  • Case Discussion 
  • Knowledge Check
Key Procedures cover during Hands on Learning:
  • TURBT 
  • Flexible Cystoscopy
Application & Registration (Deadline: 29 November 2019)
Please apply by filling in the online application form.  
Selection criteria: 
All eligible trainees should already have some basic endoscopic exposure and committed to attend the full course of the training.  Applicants are selected based on their background, experience and attitude to learn.  
Successful applicants will be notified approximately 1 month before the commerce of the course upon review by the course director and coordinators.
Expenses covered by AUSTEG:
  1. Round trip economy flights / train ticket to destination (max. USD $500)
  2. Maximum 2 nights of accommodation (Arranged by AUSTEG)
  3. Meals during workshop