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2022 Society Meeting Program

 R.O.C.K. Society Meeting at the AUA

Monday, May 16, 2022
7:55 am - 8:00 am
Introduction
Vernon M. Pais, Jr.
ROCK Society President
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Session I: Epidemiology; Pediatric and Pregnant Stone Disease
Moderator:
Necole Streeper
8:00 am
Disparities in Stone Epidemiology and Stone Care
Karen Stern
Mayo Clinic, Phoenix, AZ
8:10 am
Considerations for Surgical Management of Stones in Children
Gregory E. Tasian
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
8:20 am
What "Not to Miss" in Evaluation of Pediatric Stone Formers
Michelle A. Baum
Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA
8:30 am
Strategies for Diagnosis and Management of Suspected Renal Colic during Pregnancy
Amy E. Krambeck
Northwestern Medicine, Chicago, IL
8:40 am
Group Discussion
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Session II: Perioperative
Moderator:
Michael Lipkin
9:00 am
Perioperative Analgesia Strategies for Stone Surgery
Kevan Sternberg
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT
9:10 am
Assessing and Optimizing Stent-Related Quality of Life
Sero Andonian
McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Canada
9:20 am
Safety for the Urologist during Endourologic Surgery
Michelle J. Semins
West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia
9:30 am
Reducing Perioperative Infectious Complications
Nicole L. Miller
Vanderbilt University Med Center, Nashville, TN
9:40 am
Group Discussion
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Break
10:30 am - 11:15 am
Session 3: Surgical Management
Moderator:
Kelly A. Healy
10:30 am
Selecting a Laser –- Holmium vs Thullium
Bodo E. Knudsen
Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
10:40 am
Optimizing miniPCNL
Seth K. Bechis
San Diego Health, San Diego, CA
10:50 am
Updates on Burst Wave Lithotripsy
Jonathan Harper
University of Washington, Seattle, WA
11:00 am
Group Discussion
11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Session 4: Medical Management
Moderator:
Sara Best
11:15 am
Urinary Ammonium – An Unsung Diagnostic Hero
Ryan Hsi
Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN
11:25 am
Exploring Options for Urinary Alkalinization
Justin Friedlander
Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
11:35 am
Breakthroughs in Management of Hyperoxaluria
Kyle Wood
University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL
11:45 am
Group Discussion
1:00 pm
Closing Remarks
Vernon M. Pais, Jr.
ROCK Society President