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The R.O.C.K. Society
Friday April 24, 2020
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
REGISTRATION
*Lunch is not provided
1:00 pm - 1:15 pm
WELCOME
Dean G. Assimos, MD
Rock Society President
1:15 pm - 2:30 pm
SESSION ONE: STONE REMOVAL
1:15 - 1:30 pm
Ambulatory Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy: The Next Step in Surgical Evolution
Seth L. Bechis, MD, MS
1:30 - 1:45 pm
Risk Factors for Readmission Following 500 Consecutive Ureteroscopies for Stone Disease: Modern Single Center Experience
Stephen Y. Nakada, MD
1:45 - 2:00 pm
Measurement of Operator Duty Cycle During Ureteroscopy with Laser Lithotripsy: Implications for Thermal Dose Calculation
William W. Roberts, MD
2:00 - 2:15 pm
Ureteral Stent-Associated Symptoms following Ureteroscopy for Stones: Insights from the USDRN STENTS
Jonathan D. Harper, MD
2:15 - 2:30 pm
Pain Intensity and Interference after Ureteroscopy for Nephrolithiasis Without Post-Operative Opioid
Justin B. Ziemba, MD
2:30 - 3:15 pm
SESSION TWO: IMAGING
2:30 - 2:45 pm
Imaging in Suspected Renal Colic: A Multispecialty Consensus
Kevan M. Sternberg, MD
2:45 - 3:00 pm
Kidney Stone Recurrence and Postoperative Imaging Surveillance: Does Imaging Make a Difference?
Nicholas Kavoussi, MD
3:00 - 3:15 pm
The Influence of Radiology Report Terminology on Urologic Consultation, Admission, and Intervention
Ron Golan, MD
3:15 - 3:45 pm
BREAK WITH EXHIBITORS
3:45 - 4:30 pm
SESSION THREE: STONE PREVENTION
3:45 - 4:00 pm
Prevention of Urinary Stones with Hydration: Progress and Opportunities
Gregory E. Tasian, MD
4:00 - 4:15 pm
The Impact of Phone Counseling on Urinary Stone Prevention
Mira T. Kaddis, MD, FACP
4:15 - 4:30 pm
Selective versus Empiric Pharmacologic Therapy for Kidney Stone Prevention in a Privately Insured Population
Ryan S. Hsi, MD
4:30 - 5:05 pm
SESSION FOUR: INFECTIOUS COMPLICATIONS
4:30 - 4:45 pm
Evaluation of Infection in Obstructing Urolithiasis (eIOU): A Prospective Observational Study
Joseph J. Crivelli, MD
4:45 - 5:00 pm
Pre-operative Risk Factors of Post-Operative Sepsis Post PCNL
Johann P. Ingimarsson, MD
5:00 - 5:05 pm
END OF DAY INSTRUCTIONS
Dean G. Assimos, MD
6:30 - 9:00 pm
NETWORKING RECEPTION

Canary Art Gallery
2201 2nd Avenue North
Birmingham, Alabama 35203
* Bus will transport from meeting hotel to location

Saturday, April 25, 2020
8:00 - 8:30 am
BREAKFAST
8:30 - 9:30 am
SESSION FIVE: URIC ACID STONES, STONE DISSOLUTION
8:30 - 8:45 am
Does Urinary Alkalinization with Sodium Bicarbonate Exert a Calciuric Effect?
Kristina L. Penniston, MD
8:45 - 9:00 am
Is Medical Dissolution Therapy for Uric Acid Stones Cost-Fffective? A 10-year Analysis
Karen L. Stern, MD
9:00 - 9:15 am
The Effects of a High Fat Load on Urinary Acidification in Patients with Idiopathic Uric Acid Nephro
Khashayar Sakhaee, MD
9:15 - 9:30 am
In Vitro Dissolution of Feline Calcium Oxalate Stones with Ethylenediaminetetraacetic Acid
Jody P. Lulich, DVM
9:30 - 10:30 am
SESSION SIX: ENVIORNMENT, SYSTEMIC DISEASE, PREGNANCY, DIET
9:30 - 9:45 am
Screening for Primary Hyperparathyroidism among Veterans with Urinary Stone Disease
Alan Pao, MD
9:45 - 10:00 am
The Impact of Climate Change on Kidney Stone Presentations in South Carolina
Jason Kaufman, MS
10:00 - 10:15 am
The Association between Pregnancy and the Risk of Kidney Stones
Charat Thongprayoon, MD
10:15 - 10:30 am
Sodium Abnormality Linked to Diet (SALTD): Impact of Food Preparation on Urinary Values
David Schulsinger, MD
10:30 - 11:00 am
BREAK WITH EXHIBITORS
11:00 - 12:15 pm
SESSION SEVEN: LITHOTRIPSY/SIMULATION/STENTS/PAIN MANAGEMENT
11:00 - 11:15 am
Racial Disparities in Analgesic Use Amongst Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department for Acute
George E. Haleblian, MD
11:15 - 11:30 am
How to Incorporate Endourologic Simulation into Your Training Program
Sara L. Best, MD
11:30 - 11:45 am
Timing of Ureteral Stent Removal After Ureteroscopy on Stent-Related Symptoms
Daniel J. Heidenberg, MD
11:45 - 12:00 pm
Investigating Mechanisms of Lithotripsy
Michael R. Bailey, MD
12:00 - 12:15 pm
The Role of Cavitation in Energy Delivery and Stone Damage During Laser Lithotripsy Treatment
Russell Terry, MD
12:15 - 12:20 pm
Update from OHF (Oxalosis and Hyperoxaluria Foundation)
Kim Hollander
12:20 - 1:20 pm
INDUSTRY SPONSORED LUNCH
Sponsored by Alnylam
1:20 - 1:50 pm
BUSINESS MEETING
* Business Meeting for members only
1:50 - 3:20 pm
SESSION EIGHT: BASIC AND TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH
1:50 - 2:05 pm
Chloroquine Attenuates Hyperoxaluria-induced Renal Injury and CaOx Depositions
Xiaolu Duan
2:05 - 2:20 pm
Ca2+ Regulation and Luminal pH in Proximal Tubule Dictate Kidney Stone Formation in Vivo
Bidhan C. Bandyopadhyay, PhD
2:20 - 2:35 pm
Next Generation Sequence Analysis of Patients With Suspected Monogenic Cause of Kidney Stone Disease
Peter C. Harris, PhD
2:35 - 2:50 pm
Searching for the Elusive Basolateral Transport Pathway Contributing to Intestinal Oxalate Secretion
Jonathan Whittamore
2:50 - 3:05 pm
Oxalate Impacts Macrophage Immunometabolism and Response to Infection
Tanecia R. Mitchell, PhD
3:05 - 3:20 pm
Renal Papillary Mineral Changes Over Time in Recurrent Kidney Stone Formers
Charles U. Nottingham, MD
3:20 - 3:30 pm
AWARD CEREMONY
Presentations to be made by Dean G. Assimos, Rock Society President
3:30 - 3:50 pm
BREAK WITH EXHIBITORS
3:50 - 4:20 pm
SESSION NINE: CLINICAL EVALUATION, IMPACT OF DISEASE
3:50 - 4:05 pm
Clinical and Laboratory Features of Primary Hyperoxaluria Patients on RRT
David J. Sas, DO
4:05 - 4:20 pm
A Novel Estimate of Creatinine Excretion to Determine Adequacy of 24-Hr Urine Collection
Naim M. Maalouf, MD
4:20 - 5:05 pm
SESSION TEN: HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH, INTERNATIONAL
4:20 - 4:35 pm
Feasibility and Validation of Large-Scale Data Acquisition From the Electronic Health Record
Wilson Sui, MD
4:35 - 4:50 pm
Developing a Patient-Centered Stone Surgery Report
Kevin Koo, MD
4:50 - 5:05 pm
Initial Understanding of Health Literacy on Nephrolithiasis Outcomes
Naren Nimmagadda, MD
5:05 - 5:20 pm
PRESENTATION OF NEW ROCK SOCIETY PRESIDENT AND PRESIDENT ELECT
5:20 pm
MEETING ADJOURNED
6:00 - 9:00 pm
RECEPTION

Negro Southern League Museum
120 16th Street South
Birmingham, Alabama 35223
* Bus will transport from meeting hotel to location