Latest research findings on urologic disease to be presented at 2000 American Urological Association annual meeting

April 25, 2000

Scheduled for April 29 -- May 4 in Atlanta More than 1,500 original research studies on the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and management of urologic diseases plus state-of-the-art plenary session presentations highlight the program for the 2000 American Urological Association Annual Meeting, scheduled for April 29 -- May 4 at Atlanta's Georgia World Congress Center.

More than 8,000 urologists will attend the meeting‹the largest and most comprehensive annual forum devoted exclusively to urology. Total attendance is expected to exceed 14,000 registrants, including non-urologist physicians, biomedical researchers and health care professionals. In addition to numerous podium and poster sessions at which new research findings will be presented, meeting registrants will be able to attend state-of-the-art lectures, panel discussions, point/counterpoint debates on controversial issues in urology, continuing education courses, and a exposition of over 300 exhibits demonstrating the latest products and technology of interest to urologists.

During the meeting, new research findings and state-of-the-art information will be presented on all urologic diseases, including prostate cancer, male and female sexual dysfunction, incontinence, benign prostatic hyperplasia or enlarged prostate, kidney stone disease, bladder cancer, testicular cancer, kidney cancer and infertility.

Highlights of the plenary program include:
Some of the important new research findings scheduled to be presented at the meeting include:
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For more information about the AUA Annual Meeting, please contact Bill Glitz by phone at 703-532-3797 or by email at wglitz@aol.com; or Lisa Goetz by phone at 410-223-6402 or by email at lgoetz@auanet.org. The telephone number for the press room in Atlanta is 404-222-5203. It will be activated on April 28 and discontinued at 12 noon on May 4.

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