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Satellite Meeting – UGSA Workshop

The following satellite meeting is being held prior to the RCOG World Congress 2015 on Sunday 12 April 2015. 

Urogynaecology for Clinical Practice

Sunday 12 April 2015
Morning Session: 0830 – 1225
Afternoon Session: 1310 1600

Facilitators: Kate Moore, Jenny King, Yik Lim, Lynsey Hayward, Ian Tucker and Chris Maher

Venue: Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre


Both Morning Lectures
Stream A Workshops
Both Morning Lectures
Stream B Workshops

Session Lectures
Registration Category      
UGSA Member A$450 A$350 A$200
UGSA Non-Member A$550 A$450 A$220

Please note Stream A & B Workshops, Morning Lectures and Stream A Workshop – Member are now full.

All day session registrations includes tea break for morning and/or afternoon sessions and lunch.

Please note that the number of participants is limited so book early to reserve your place:
Morning Lecture: limited to 150 participants
Workshop Stream A: limited to 20 participants
Workshop Stream B: limited to 24 participants

Meeting Description

Spend your day exploring and collaborating with the Urogynaecological Society of Australasia (UGSA). Closely associated with the RANZCOG, both orgnisations assist each other in matters pertaining to urogynaecology.

This full day program will be split in two; the morning session consisting of lectures and the afternoon session taking the format of a two workshop streams designed to encourage a stimulating interactive experience for participants. Emphasis will be on practical evidence based ideas which can be incorporated into your own practice – what really works and what is just hearsay!

Morning Session (Lecture Based)
  • Who Benefits From Pelvic Floor Exercises for Stress Incontinence?
  • Understanding Urodynamics, Why Are They Valuable Prior to Stress Incontinence Surgery?
  • Occult Stress Incontinence – How to Diagnose and Manage
  • What is the Place for Colpocleisis?
  • Vaginal Vault Prolapse Surgery: Which Route for Which Patient
  • Tips & Tricks to Sacral Colpopexy
  • How to Manage Bowel and Bladder Injuries During Sacral Colpopexy
  • Sacral Colpopexy: Laparoscopic vs Robotic vs Open Approaches
Afternoon Session (Workshops)

Two workshop streams will be offered during the afternoon session; when registering you must select the stream you wish to attend.

Stream A: Sacral Colpopexy Workshop
Hosted by Johnson & Johnson

Steam B: Hosted by UGSA
Station 1. Tips & Tricks to Sling Implantation
Station 2. Hands on Interpretation of Urodynamic Reports
Station 3. Management of Post Operative Voiding Dysfunction (Suprapubic Catheters and CISC Technique)
Station 4. Tips & Tricks to Partial & Total Colpocleisis

UGSA Meeting CPD Point Allocation:

  • 7 CPD points will be allocated to the morning lectures
  • 7 CPD points will be allocated to the workshop component
  • 14 CPD points will be allocated to those who register for the full day of lectures and workshops.