Preliminary Scientific Program  

download the programme in PDF

08:00-08:50

Registration 

08:50-09:00 


Introduction & Welcome
Faiz Mumtaz & Matin Sheriff

09:00-10:30

 
Upper Urinary Tract Cancer
Moderetors: Axel Bex, David Nicol, Prasad Patki, Ravi Barod

09:00-09:20



Screening and Surveillance -evolving concepts in the management of early renal cancer
Grant Stewart

09:20-09:40


Renal Biopsy: Reshaping the management of renal cancer
Maxine Tran

09:40-10:00


Endourological management of upper tract TCC -technological advances
Paras Singh

10:00-10:20


Paradigm shifts in the management of metastatic renal cancer
Axel Bex

10:20-10:30


Trends in imaging for complex renal cancer surgery
Navin Ramachandran

10:30-11:00
   
Coffee Break

11:00-13:00


Prostate cancer
Moderators: Matin Sheriff, Senthil Nathan, Paras Singh

11:00-11:20

 
Advances in MRI based imaging in localised and metastatic prostate cancer
Nina Tunariu

11:20-11:40


Role of PET and PSMA imaging in prostate cancer 
Jamshed Bomaji

11:40-12:00


Management of High Risk Prostate Cancer
Ghulam Nabi

12:00-12:20



Optimising functional and oncological outcomes for robotic radical prostatectomy
Greg Shaw

12:20-12:40


Avoiding complications of Robotic Radical Prostatectomy
Omer Karim

12:40-13:00


Focal therapy for prostate cancer – Who and how
Hashim Ahmed

13:00-14:00 Lunch Break 
14:00-15:30

Bladder Cancer
Moderators: Richard Bell, Peter Rimington, Sashi Kommu

14:00-14:20

Molecular tests and heamaturia: time to rethink the pathway
John Kelly 

14:20-15:10





Robot Assisted Radical Cystectomy in 2017: Can it survive the tide of opposition with emerging evidence for lack of its superiority and higher cost?
Yes: Anthony Koupparis
No: Richard Bell

15:10-15:30



Treatment of bladder cancer beyond chemotherapy:
is there a real hope for patients facing death sentence otherwise? 
Tom Powles

15:30-16:00

Coffee Break

16:00-17:30


SIU UK Section Guest Lectures
Chairmen: Noor Buchholz & Faiz Mumtaz

16:10-16:05


Introduction to Guest Lecture 1
Noor Buchholz

16:05-16:30


Targeted Therapies in Urological Cancer
Rob Jones

16:30-16:35


Introduction to Guest Lecture 2
Faiz Mumtaz

16:35-17:10


Imaging, Sensing and Robotic Technology - Improving the capabilities of Surgical Performance in the 21st Century
Guang-Zhong Yang

17:10-17:15

Thank you & Closing
Faiz Mumtaz & Matin Sheriff
17:15-18:00

SIU UK Section - Annual General Assembly 
Chairman: Faiz Mumtaz, National Delegate