13. Interdisciplinary Uro-Oncology Symposium 2023

Hot Topics in Uro-Oncology. Mit aktuellen Beiträgen zum Prostata-, Nieren- und Blasenkarzinom und der Mayor Lecture von Prof. Laurence Klotz, University of Toronto, Canada.


Careum Auditorium
8032 Zürich




9.45 - 16.30 Uhr


SGU 6, SGMO 5, SRO 5


9.00 Registration and coffee
9.40 Welcome address
Daniel Eberli, Prof. Dr. Dr., USZ Zürich, CH

Session I: Robotic Surgery

Moderation: PD Dr. Daniel Max Schmid, USZ Zürich, CH

9.45 Improving robotic minimally invasive surgery for urogenital malignancies
Dr. Ruben De Groote, Vaalst, BE

Session II: Genomic Profiling for Urogenital Tumors

Moderation: Matthias Guckenberger, Prof. Dr.

Discussion “Tumor genomic profiling for urogenital malignancies: Benefit or Non-sense?”

10.15 Pro
PD Dr. Aurelius Omlin, St.Gallen, Switzerland
10.30 Con
Prof. Dr. Jörg Beyer, Bern, Switzerland
10.45 Moderated Discussion and Summary

Georges Mayor Honorary Lecture

Moderation: Prof. Dr. Dr. D. Eberli

11.15 Practice Changing Research in Uro-Oncology… Lessons learnt from 25 years as a Clinician Scientist
Prof. Dr. Laurence Klotz, Toronto, Canada
12.00 Lunch break

Session III: Prostate cancer

Moderation: PD Dr. C. Poyet

Discussion “Routine Use of Magnetic Resonance Imaging for Early Detection of Prostate Cancer: Justified or Not?”

13.15 Pro
Prof. Dr. Jochen Walz, Marseille, France
13.45 Con
Prof. Dr. Andrew J. Stephenson, Chicago, USA
14.15 Coffee break

Session IV: Upper tract urothelial cancer

Moderation: Prof. Anja Lorch

14.45 Current surgical standards and the role of robotic surgery for the treatment of upper tract urothelial carcinoma
Dr. Rajesh Nair, London, UK
15.15 The role of perioperative systemic therapy in patients with upper tract urothelial carcinoma
Prof. PhD Dr. Morgan Rouprêt
15.45 Closing remarks
PD Dr. C. Poyet, USZ Zürich, CH
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  • Jörg Beyer, Prof. Dr.
    University Cancer Center Inselspital Inselspital, University Hospital Bern
    Bern, CH
  • Ruben De Groote, Dr.
    Onze Lieve Vrouw Hospital Department of Urology
    Aalst, Belgium
  • Laurence Klotz, Prof. Dr.
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Division of Urology & Department of Surgery, University of Toronto
    Toronto, Canada
  • Aurelius Omlin, PD Dr.
    Onkozentrum Zürich
    Zürich, CH
  • Rajesh Nair, Dr.
    Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, The Prostate Centre
    London, UK
  • Morgan Rouprêt, Prof. PhD Dr.
    Hôpital Pitié-Salpétrière, Academic Urology Department Sorbonne University
    Paris, FR
  • Andrew J. Stephenson, Prof. Dr.
    Department of Urology, Rush Medical College, Rush University
    Chicago, Illinois US
  • Jochen Walz, Prof. Dr.
    Institut Paoli-Calmettes Cancer Centre Department of Urology
    Marseille, FR