Continuing Medical Education

Visiting Professor Grand Rounds

This program offers monthly Faculty Lectures during the academic year focused on clinically relevant topics from a local or visiting professor. Two hours of CME credits are available for each lecture.

  • The first hour is an open forum for discussion of cases. Please bring cases to discuss.
  • Next lecture: January 18, 2017, 5:30pm - 8:00pm.
  • Visiting Professor: Thomas F. Kolon, MD, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Topic: TBD
  • Our annual Prentiss Lecture Series is funded by the San Diego Urological Society
  • Location: UCSD Moores Cancer Center, 2nd Floor; Goldberg Auditorium. Directions
  • See Visiting Professor Grand Rounds  for a complete schedule.

UC San Diego Robotic Urologic Oncology Course

UCSD Urology offers a Robotic Urologic Oncology Course for both experienced and novice robotic surgeons. This year's course will be held October 13-14, 2016, at the Lodge at Torrey Pines, in La Jolla, Calif.

The focus will be on procedural details of robotic urologic oncology with discussion of topical controversies and new techniques to improve outcomes. The conference will feature extensive video instruction and a live surgery (robotic radical prostatectomy with nerve sparing and pelvic lymph node dissection). The target audience for this course includes urologists, trainees, and allied health professionals who seek to gain a greater understanding of robotic urologic oncology.

Information on registration can be found here.

Annual UC San Diego Urology Postgraduate Course

UCSD Urology offers an Annual Postgraduate Course for physicians, residents, fellows, trainees, and other allied health providers. The 10th Annual Course dates and location are to be determined.

More information coming soon. The 2016 meeting featured benign prostatic hyperplasia and stones, reconstruction, men's health, urologic oncology, female urology, radiation safety, and a hands-on workshop, "MRI-Guided Prostate Biopsy".

Teaching Conferences

Urology Teaching Conferences are held weekly. Current schedule is for May 2017.

Questions? Please contact Adela Lopez at or (619) 543-2659.