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A urologist is a physician who has specialized knowledge and skill regarding problems of the male and female urinary tract and the male reproductive organs. Urology is classified as a surgical suburology. Urologists are trained to provide both medical and surgical treatment.

Randall F Randazzo, M.D.
Board-certified urologist

Dr. Randazzo completed his undergraduate studies at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, graduating with honors in 1978. He received his M.D. degree from Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago Illinois, in 1982. He served his residency in urologic surgery at UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA.

Dr. Randazzo is board certified in Urology. He is a member of numerous professional medical organizations, and has published extensively the field of Urology.

CURRICULUM VITAE

Randall Francis Randazzo, M.D., F.A.C.S.

 

OFFICE ADDRESS:

Woodfield Urology
Courtyards on Woodfield
806 E. Woodfield Road
Schaumburg, IL 60173-4714
Phone: (847) 278-1243
Fax: (847) 466-7936
E-Mail: orchardurology@yahoo.com
Website: Woodfieldurology.com

EDUCATION: 

The Latin School of Chicago High School, Chicago, IL
Received a 4 year scholarship.Graduated Cum Laude and in top 10% of class, 1974

The Johns Hopkins University,Baltimore, MD
B.A. Natural Sciences, 1978, Dean's List 1974 to 1978
President's List, Fall 1975, Graduated with honors and in top 10% of class, GPA3.72/4.0


Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
M.D. Degree, March 26, 1982
Received Honors in Urology, Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Anesthesia, Radiology, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Pathophysiology, Neurosurgery and Community Medicine

The Johns Hopkins University Schools of Medicine and Business. Baltimore, MD. Business of Medicine through the Caliber Learning Center, Chicago, IL, April 8, 1998 to April 28, 1999. Received a graduate certificate.

CHRONOLOGY OF EMPLOYMENT:

The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
Division of Transplant Surgery. Immunology and Cancer Research, 1974 to 1976
Supervisor: Ronald Rolly, M.D.

The Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD.
Cardiovascular research, 1976 to 1978
Supervisor: Walter Ehrlich, M.D.

Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
Cell biology research 1978 to 1980. Supervisor: David W.E. Smith, M.D.

University of Illinois School of Medicine, Champaign, IL
Interval Internship in Internal Medicine, June 1981 to June 1982

UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA. Internship and Assistant Residency in Surgery,1982 to 1984

UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA. Residency in Urologic Surgery, 1984 to 1988

UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA. Assistant Clinical Professor in Surgery/Urology.
1987 to 1988

Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL. Consulting Urologist
1988 to 2000, Director of Urodynamics Laboratory, 1988 to 1989

University of Illinois Hospital, Chicago, IL. Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery/Urology, 1988 to 2000

North Suburban Clinic, Skokie, IL. Staff Urologist 1989 to 1999

Northwestern University Medical School, Assistant Adjunct Professor of Urology,
1994 to 2000

Orchard Grove Urology, Ltd., January 1999 to 2010, President

Randazzo Partnership, September 1999 to January, 2006, Partner

Woodfield Urology Partnership, 2006 to 2009, Partner.

Woodfield Urology, 2010 to present; President

LICENSURE:

California, November, 1984 G051423
llinois, July, 1988 036-077481

LEADERSHIP SOCIETY

Omicron Delta Kapa, 1977 to 1978

BOARD CERTIFIED:

  • Passed Part I of Urology Boards June 1988 - Scored in the top 25%.
  • Passed Part II on March 17, 1990 - Candidate #1272.
  • Recertified February 28, 1998 - Candidate #9872
  • Recertified October 11, 2007- Candidate #9872

  SPECIAL AWARDS:

City of Chicago High School Science Fair, First Prize, 1974
The Morphologic Changes Associated with Compensatory Renal Hypertrophy: A Rat Model

Illinois State Scholar, 1975. Studied at Northwestern University

Los Angeles Urologic Association, Second Prize, 1986. The in vitro and in vivo effects of extracorporeal shock waves on malignant cells.

Western Section, American Urological Association, Seattle, WA, First Prize in Basic Science Poster Session, 1986; Dynamic Characteristics of Ideal Reservoirs: An Experimental Study.

SPECIAL ACKNOWLEDGEMENT:

Voted by other physicians as one of the best Urologists in Chicago.
Chicago Consumers Checkbook, Summer/Fall 2003, Vol. 1, No. 2
Listed by Chicago Consumers Checkbook As Best Surgeon for Prostatectomy Surgery Fall 2015/ Winter 2016. Volume 6, No. 3.

INTERESTS:

Architecture, restoring classical homes and gardening. European languages including studying Latin,Spanish,French,German and Italian; Italian Culture and Ancient History.
Coaching grammer school football and basketball for the Wilmette Park District, 1994 through 2010.

SOCIETIES:

  • American Association of Clinical Urologists, Member, 1990 to Present
  • American Cancer Society, Illinois Division, CIER Committee, Member 1989 to 1992
  • American Cancer Society, Illinois Branch, Vice-President of Hoffman Estates, 1992 to 1996
  • American College of Surgeons, Fellow, 1993 to Present
  • American Institute of Cancer Research, 1989 to 1996
  • American Medical Association, Member, 1982 to 1996, 2004, 2009 to present
  • American Urologic Association, Member, 1992 to Present
  • American Urologic Association, North Central Section, Member, 1991 to Present
  • American Urologic Association, Western Section, Candidate 1985 to 1988
  • California Medical Society, 1982 to 1988
  • Chicago Medical Society, Member, 1989 to 1996, 2009 to present
  • Chicago Urological Society, 1989 to Present
  • Erasmus Society, Latin School of Chicago
  • Illinois State Medical Society, Member, 1989 to 1996, 2009 to present
  • Illinois State Urological Society, Member, 1989 to Present
  • International Microsurgical Society, 1985 to 1987
  • International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War, 1983 to 1996
  • Los Angeles County Medical Society, 1982 to 1988
  • Northwestern University Medical School; The Nathan Smith Davis Society
  • President's Advocate Society of the Johns Hopkins University, 1995
  • Physicians for Social Responsibility, 1983 to 1995
  • Saint Luke Society of Alexian Brothers Medical Center, 2011 to 2014
  • Second Decade Society of John Hopkins University, member 1991 to 1996
  • Society of Southern Obstetricians and Gynecologists, 1989 to 1996
  • Union of Concerned Scientists, 1983 to 1987
  • Nominated to the New York Academy of Sciences in 1990

ELECTED COLLEGIATE OFFICES:

  • Representative to the Honor Society, The Johns Hopkins University, 1974
  • Representative to the Undergraduate Student Council, The Johns Hopkins University, 1977
  • Vice President of the Undergraduate Student Body, The Johns Hopkins University, 1978

SPECIALTY TRAINING:

  • Trained with Dr. Joseph Kaufman in renovascular surgery and partial nephrectomy..
  • Trained with Dr. Christian Chaussy (inventor of the lithotripsy machine) in extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy and endourology.
  • Trained with Dr. Sun Lee in microsurgery.
  • Trained with Dr. Willard Goodwin in renal transplantation, organ procurement and organ preservation.
  • Extensive training in radical nerve sparing prostatectomy, cystoprostatectomy and retroperitoneal node dissection and continent urinary diversion.
  • Trained with Dr. Shlomo Raz (originator of the Raz bladder neck suspension) in urodynamics, female urology and genitourinary prosthetic surgery.
  • Genitourinary ultrasonography
  • Certified in laser surgery.
  • Trained in basic, advanced laparoscopy, and robotic surgery.

REFERENCES:

Available upon request from: Jean B. deKernion, M.D.; Shlomo Raz, M.D.; Neal Friedman, M.D Christian G. Chaussy, M.D.

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS:

  • The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, 1974 to 1978
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL, 1978 to 1982, 1994 to 2000
  • Danville VA Hospital, Danville, IL 1981 to 1982
  • UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, 1982 to 1988
  • Olive View Medical Center, San Fernando Valley, CA. 1982 to 1985
  • Harbor General Hospital, Torrence, CA.,1985 to 1986
  • Los Angeles VA Hospital, Los Angeles, CA 1982 to 1988
  • Sepulveda VA Hospital, San Fernando Valley, CA.,1982 to 1985
  • Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL, 1988 to 2001
  • Rush-Presbyterian-Saint Lukes, Chicago, IL, 1988 to 1992
  • Rush North Shore Medical Center, Skokie, IL, 1989 to 2001
  • St. Alexius Medical Center, Hoffman Estates, IL, 1989 to Present
  • Evanston Northwestern Health Care, 1997 to 2003
  • Saint Francis Hospital, Evanston, IL, 1989 to 1996
  • Highland Park Hospital, Highland Park, IL, 1989 to 2001
  • Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove Village, IL, 1989 to Present

SURGICAL AND TREATMENT CENTERS:

  • North Shore Surgical Center, Evanston, IL, 1991 to 2007
  • Northwest Surgical Center, Arlington Heights, IL, 1991 to Present
  • Poplar Creek Surgical Center, Hoffman Estates, IL, 1994 to 2000
  • United Therapies, Park Ridge, IL, 1989 to Present
  • Chicago Prostate Cancer Center, Westmont, IL 1999 to Present

HOSPITAL COMMITTEES:

  • St. Alexius Medical Center, Cancer Committee, 1991 to 2013
  • St. Alexius Medical Center, Surgical Quality Assurance, 1992
  • Rush North Shore Medical Center, Tissue and Transfusion, 1991
  • Saint Francis Hospital, Education Committee, 1991
  • Rush North Shore Medical Center, Continuing Medical Education, 1994
  • Rush North Shore Medical Center, Operating Room Committee, 1994 to 1995
  • Rush North Shore Medical Center, Institutional Review Board, 1996
  • Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Cancer Committee, 2005 to 2006; 2011 to 2013

MEDICAL SOCIETY ACTIVITIES:

Chicago Medical Society (CMS) delegate at the Illinois State Medical Society 2012, 2013 and 2014. Annual House of Delegates, April 20, 2012 and April 2013. Current member of CMS.

PRESENTATIONS:

1. The in vitro effects of extracorporeal shock waves on malignant cells. Presentation at the Los Angeles Urological Association, Los Angeles, CA - June 3, 1986

2. The effects of extracorporeal shock waves on human renal cell carcinoma cells and normal Human embryonic kidney cells. Western section, American Urological Association, Seattle, WA - July 28, 1986

3. The effects of extracorporeal shock waves on FANFT bladder tumors in C3H/He mice. Western Section, American Urological Association, Seattle, WA - July 28, 1986

4. Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy treatment and the management of complicating associated diseases. Western Section, American Urological Association, Seattle, WA - July 28, 1986

5. Dynamic characteristics of ileal reservoirs: an experimental study. Western Section, American Urological Association, Seattle, WA - July 28, 1986

6. The in vitro and in vivo effects of extracorporeal shock waves on malignant cells. American College of Surgeons. New Orleans, LA - November 22, 1986

7. The in vitro and in vivo effects of extracorporeal shock waves on malignant cells; American Urological Association, Anaheim, CA - May 17, 1987

8. The treatment of symptomatic nephrocalcinosis with extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy. American Urological Association, Boston, MA - June 3, 1988

9. Tumor and transplantation immunology. University of Illinois College of Medicine, Division of Urology, Chicago, IL - October 22, 1988

10. An overview of renal transplantation. University of Illinois College of Medicine, Division of Urology, Chicago, IL - October 29, 1988

11. Upper urinary tract infections. Cook County Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine, Chicago, IL - February 16, 1988

12. The diagnosis of urinary incontinence. University of Illinois College of Medicine, Division of Urology. Chicago, IL - March 20, 1989

13. Acute urologic emergencies of the penis, scrotum, and urethra. Cook County Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine, Chicago, IL - March 23, 1989

14. The role of lymph node dissection in the treatment of renal cell carcinoma. American Urological Association, Dallas, TX - May 9, 1989

15. An Overview of Urinary Incontinence. St. Francis Women’s Center, Evanston, IL - June 6, 1989

16. An Update on Urinary Incontinence. Cook County Hospital, Grand Rounds for the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chicago, IL - July 24, 1989

17. An Overview of Nephrolithiasis. Cook County Hospital. Department of Emergency Medicine, Grand Rounds, Chicago, IL - October 18, 1989

18. What’s New In Urology: New Technologies and Treatments. Benchmark Retirement Center, Hoffman Estates, IL November 6, 1989

19. An Update on Urinary Incontinence. Saint Francis Hospital Obstetrics and Gynecology, Grand Rounds, Evanston, IL - February 4, 1990

20. The Diagnosis and Treatment of Urinary Incontinence. Cook County Hospital, Division of Urology, Chicago, IL - March 14, 1990

21. Stone Wars: An Update on the Treatment of Nephrolithiasis. Mount Sinai Hospital. Internal Medicine Grand Rounds, Chicago, IL - March 15, 1990

22. Disorders of the prostate gland. Hoffman Estates Medical Center Health Fair, Hoffman Estates, IL - May 2, 1990

23. Urinary Incontinence Center for Women=s Health, St. Francis Hospital, Evanston, IL June 14, 1990

24. Acute Urologic Emergencies of the Penis, Scrotum and Urethra, Chicago, IL, August 9, 1990

25. An Overview of Urinary Incontinence. Cook County Hospital, Department of Internal Medicine Grand Rounds, Chicago, IL - October 17, 1990

26. An Overview of Genitourinary Trauma. St. Francis Hospital, Department of Surgery, Evanston, IL - March, 1991

27. An Update on Renal Cell Carcinoma. Rush North Shore Medical Center Cancer Conference, Skokie, IL - September, 1991

28. Controversies with Prostate Cancer: Fact and fiction. Saint Francis Hospital Professional Lecture, Evanston, IL - November, 1992

29. Prostate Ultrasonography. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Continuing Medical Education Program, Elk Grove Village, IL - March 30, 1993

30. Urinary Incontinence in Males. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Continuing Medical Education Program, Elk Grove Village, IL - August 3, 1993

31. An Update on Renal Cell Carcinoma. Saint Francis Hospital, Professional Lecture Series, Evanston, IL - September 14, 1993

32. Urinary incontinence: An update on diagnosis and treatment. St. Francis Hospital Professional Lecture Series, Evanston, IL - October 31, 1995

33. An overview of prostate diseases. Schaumburg Civic Center, Schaumburg, IL, May 22, 1996

34. Controversies in Prostate Cancer. American Cancer Society Lecture, Mount Prospect, IL June, 1996

35. Prostate Cancer Treatment, Alternatives and Side Effects: Us Too, Hoffman Estates, IL July 22, 1996

36. Bladder Matters: Through Highland Park Hospital, Northbrook, IL, September 24, 1998

37. Female Urology Issues: Sponsored by Alza Pharmaceuticals, Schaumburg, IL, March 8, 2001

38. Prostate Cancer in the New Millennium, Winnetka Community Center, October, 2000, June 13, 1996

39. An Update on Prostate Cancer, American Cancer Society Lecture, Rotary Club of Glenview, May, 2001

40. Risk Factors for Prostate Cancer, Pharmacia Pharmaceuticals, American Cancer Society Lecture, Skokie, IL, August, 2002

41. Program Coordinator for Symposium on Female Urinary Incontinence and Voiding Disorders. October 31, 2002. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove, IL; and presented Surgical Treatment of Urinary Incontinence

42. An Update on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Female Urinary Incontinence, Family Practice Grand Rounds. March 4, 2003, Alexian Brothers Medical Center

43. New Treatments for Female Urinary Incontinence, Alexian Brothers Medical Center June 17, 2003, Elk Grove, IL

44. Program Coordinator for Recent Advances in the Treatment of Prostate Cancer. November 15, 2003, Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove

45. PSA, To Do or Not to Do: A Review of the U. S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation on PSA Screening, St. Alexius Medical Center, May 3, 2012, Presented to the Department of Internal Medicine

46. US Prevention Task Force Recommendations for PSA Screening. August 8, 2012, Alexian Brothers Medical Center.

47. An Update on PSA and Prostate Cancer. Presentation to Internal Medicine Grand Rounds at Alexian Brothers Medical Center, September 17,2012

48. Prostate Cancer Detection and Treatment. Surgery Grand Rounds. Nov. 19, 2012, Alexian Brothers Medical Center.

49. An Update on PSA and Prostate Cancer. Family Practice Grand Rounds. February 18, 2013 St. Alexius Medical Center Hoffman Estates, IL

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

1. Ehrlich, W. Baer, R.W., Bellamy, RF. And Randazzo, RF: Instantaneous femoral artery pressure-flow relations in supine anesthetized dogs and the effects of unilateral elevation of femoral venous pressure. Circ. Res. 47 (1):88, 1980

2.  Smith, DWE., Randazzo, RF. and McNanara, ALT.: The tRNA content of non-hemoglobinized red cell precursors: Evidence that tRNA content is controlled by tRNA utilization. Biochem. and Biophys. Res. Comm. 95 (1): 468, 1980

3. Ehrlich, W., Baer, RW., Paidipathy, BB. and Randazzo, RF: Instantaneous renal artery pressure-flow relations in anesthetized dog. Am. J. Physiol. 246:H702, 1984

4. Randazzo, RF.,  Neustein, P. and Koyle, M.: Spontaneous perinephric hemorrhage from an extrarenal angiomyolipoma. Urol. 29 (4): 428, 1987

5. Randazzo, RF.,  Huletta, CM.,  Gottlieb, MS. and Rajfer, J.: Cytomegaloviral epididymitis in a patient with Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome. J. Urol. 136 (5): 1095, 1986

6. Agatstein, EH., Kaplan, LM., Farrer, J., Randazzo, RF., Glassrock, RJ. and Kaufman JJ: The beneficial  effects of verapamil on dog renal autotransplants after 24 hours of  Hypothermic storage. Transplantation 44 (3): 355, 1987

7. Randazzo, RF., Chaussy, CG., Fuchs, GJ., Bhuta, SM., Lovrekovich, H. and deKernion, JB.: The Invitro and in vivo effects of extracorporeal shock waves and chemotherapy on malignant cells. Urological Research. 16:419, 1988

8. Gritsch, AH.,  Randazzo, RF.,  Layfield, LJ  and  deKernion, JB.:  Invasive giant condyloma acuminata: a case report. J. Urol. 141 (4): 950, 1989

9.  Guinan, P.,  Vogelzag, N.,  Randazzo, RF., Fremgen, A., Chmiel, J., Sylvester, J. and Sener, S. Renal pelvic transitional cell carcinoma: The role of the kidney in Tumor-Node-Metastasis staging. Cancer 69: 1773-1775, 1992

10.  Guinan, P.,  Vogelzang, NJ.,  Randazzo, RF.,  Sener, S., Chmiel, J., Fremgen, A., Sylvester, J. Renal pelvic cancer: A review of 611 patients treated in Illinois 1975-1985. Urology 40 (5): 393-399, 1992

PUBLISHED ABSTRACTS:

1. Chaussy, GC.,  Randazzo, RF., and Fuchs, GJ:  The effects of extracorporeal shock waves on FANFT bladder tumors in C3H/He mice. J. Urol. 135 (4, part 2): 289A, 1986

2. Chaussy, GC., Randazzo, RF., and Fuchs, GJ: The effects of extracorporeal shock waves on human renal cell carcinoma cells and normal embryonic kidney cells.  J. Urol. 135 (4, part 2): 320A, 1986

3. Randazzo, RF: Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy and the management of complicating diseases. J. Urol. 137 (4, part 2): 284A, 1987

4. Randazzo, RF., Guinan, P., and Kester, S: The role of lymph dissection in the treatment of renal cell carcinoma. J. Urol. 141 (4, part 2): 586, 1989

5. Chinn S., Randazzo, RF., Claton, M., and Sharifi, R: CT scan as the definitive test for diagnosing retrocaval ureters. J. Urol. 141 (4, part 2): 1553, 1989

HOSPITAL PUBLICATIONS:

1. The 1990 Report on Bladder Carcinoma. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove, IL

2.  The 1991 Report on Bladder Carcinoma. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove, IL

3. The 1991 Report on Prostate Carcinoma. Hoffman Estates Medical Center (St. Alexius Medical Center), Hoffman Estates, IL

4. The 1992 Report on Bladder Carcinoma. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove, IL

5.  The 1992 Report on Prostate Carcinoma. Hoffman Estates Medical Center, (St. Alexius Medical Center), Hoffman Estates, IL

6.  The 1993 Report on Bladder Carcinoma. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove, IL

7.  The 1994 Report on Prostate Carcinoma. Hoffman Estates Medical Center, (St. Alexius Medical Center), Hoffman Estates, IL

8.  The 1994 Report on Bladder Carcinoma. Alexian Brothers Medical Center. Elk Grove, IL

9.  The 1995 Report on Bladder Carcinoma. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove, IL

10. The 1995 Report on Bladder Carcinoma. Columbia Hoffman Estates Medical Center, (St. Alexius Medical Center), Hoffman Estates, IL

11. The 1998 Report on Prostate Carcinoma. St. Alexius Medical Center, Hoffman Estates, IL

12. The 1999 Report on Prostate Carcinoma. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove, IL

13. The 2001 Report on Prostate Carcinoma. St. Alexius Medical Center, Hoffman Estates, IL

14. The 2001 Report on Prostate Carcinoma. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove, IL

15. The 2002 Report on Prostate Cancer. St. Alexius Medical Center, Hoffman Estates, IL

16. The 2002 Report on Prostate Cancer. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove, IL

17. The 2003 Report on Prostate Cancer. Alexian Brothers Hospital Network, Elk Grove, IL

18. The 2008 Report on Prostate Cancer. St. Alexius Medical Center, Hoffman Estates, IL

ARTICLES IN PROGRESS:
  1. Stenzyl, A., Randazzo, RF. and Fuchs, G.: The treatment of symptomatic nephrocalcinosis with extracorporeal shock waves.
  2. Randazzo, RF., Guinan, P., Vogelzang, N., Fremgen, A., Sylvester, J. and the Illinois Section of the American Cancer Society.  The role of l ymph node dissection in the treatment of renal cell carcinoma.
  3. Vogelzang, N., Guinan, P., Randazzo, RF., Fremgen, A., Sylvester, J. and the Illinois Division of the American Cancer Society. A review of 3,347 patients with adenocarcinoma of the kidney; new trends, treatment and prognosis.
CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION COURSES:

1. Update on Impotence and Infertility.  October 25 and 26, 1985, University of  California at  San Francisco, San Francisco, CA. 14.5 hours category 1 credit.

2. The Current Status of Renal Transplantation,1986. April 19, 1986, Harbor UCLA Medical Ctr., Los Angeles, CA. 8 hours category 1 credit.

3. American Urological Association Annual Meeting, Anaheim, CA. May 17 to May 22, 1987. 15 hours category 1.

4. American Urological Association Annual Meeting. Post-graduate course in Operative Urology, Anaheim, CA. May 18, 1987. 1.5 hours category 1 credit.

5. Strategies in Renal Transplantation. February 13 and 14, 1987. University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA. 11 hours category 1 credit.

6. American Urologic Association Annual Meeting. May 9 to May 13, 1988. Boston, MA. 16 hours category 1 credit.

7. Prostate Ultrasound. February 17 and 18, 1989. American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, Marco Island, FL. 10 hours category 1 credit.

8. American Urological Association Annual Meeting. May 7 to May 10, 1989. Dallas, TX. 18.75 hours category 1 credit and 4.0 hours category 2 credit.

9. American Urological Association Annual Meeting. May 7 to May 10, 1989. Post-graduate course in Prostate Ultrasonography. 1.5 hours category 1 credit.

10. Advances  in  Urogynecology  with Hands-on Role. June 30 to July 1, 1989.  Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL. 14 hours category 1 credit.

11. Alternatives in the Management of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia. November 10, 1989. University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI.  6 hours category 1 credit.

12. Chicago Urological Society,  1989.  Lectures: Complications  of  Urologic  Surgery,  February 1, 1989; Prostate Cancer, March 1, 1989;  Incontinence, November 1, 1989; and Renal Tumors, December 6, 1989. 4 hours category 1 credit.

13. Genitourinary Pathology and Radiology.  American Urologic Association, February 17 to February 22, 1990. Dearborn, MI. 35.5 hours category 1 credit.

14. Practical Review in Urology. Volume 4, issues 10, 11 & 12.  6 hours of category 1 credit; 3 hours of category 2 credit.

15. Prostate  Cancer  Series B An Update. Duke University, June 22 and 23, 1990. Bloomingdale, IL. 6 hours category 1 credit.

16. Chicago Urological Society. 1990 Lecture Series: Infectious Disease, February 7, 1990; Bladder Tumors, March 17, 1990; Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Alternative, December 5, 1990. 10 hours category 1 credit.

17. Alexian Brothers Medical Center. Tumor Board and Cancer Update Series. January 10, 1990, July 11, 1990 and August 22, 1990. Elk Grove Village, IL. 4 hours category 1 credit.

18. HIV In the Health Care Worker Lecture. November 19, 1990, Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove Village, IL. 1 hour category 1 credit.

19. Female Urology and Incontinence, Cancun, Mexico, February 18 - February 22, 1991, 15 hours category 1 credit.

20  Chicago Urologic Society, November 13, 1991. Nephrolithiasis. 1 hour category 1 credit.

21. Clinical Problems in Urology. April 19 to April 20, 1991. Chicago, IL. 13 hours category 1 credit.

22. Physicians and Their Families. July 21 to July 26, 1991. Menninger Institute, Crested Butte, CO.

23 hours category 1 credit.

23. Chicago Urologic Society. December 11, 1991. Erectile Dysfunction. 1 hour category 1 credit.

24. Alexian Brothers Medical Center: CME Lectures. Drug Reactions, Perioperative Management and Evaluation of Medical Practice. May 20, 1991, August 19, 1991 and September 11, 1991. Elk Grove Village, IL. 3 hours category 1 credit.

25. Practical Reviews in Urology. Volume 5, issues 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 11, 12. December, 1980 to November 1991. 10 hours category 1 credit.

26. Laparoscopy in Urology. January 30 and 31, 1992. UCLA, Los Angeles, CA. 12 hours category 1 credit. Practical Course

27. Chicago Urologic Society. February 5, 1992. Oncology. 1 hour category 1 credit.

28. Advanced Laparoendoscopic Techniques. February 22, 1992. Alexian Brothers Medical Center. 3 hours category 1 credit.

29. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, OSHA Regulations on Bloodborne Pathogens, May 18, 1992. 1 hour category 1

30. Loss Prevention Seminar. Illinois State Medical Society. October 14, 1992. 2 hours category 1 credit.

31. Frontiers in Urology:  Laparasocopic Nephrectomy and Beyond. June 26 to June 28, 1992. Washington University, St. Louis, MO. 22 hours category 1 credit.

32. Practical Reviews in Urology. Volume 6, Issues 1-12, 1992. 36 hours category 1 credit.

33. Practical Reviews in Urology. Volume 7, Issues 1-12, 1992 to 1993. 36 hours category 1 credit.

34. Contigen Implant Training Program. November 20, 1993. Chicago, IL. University of Pennsylvania.  3 hours of category 1 credit.

35. Chicago Urologic Society. November 9, 1992. Prostate Cancer. 4.5 hours category 1 credit.

36. Chicago Urologic Society. December 2, 1992. Bladder Cancer. 4.5 hours category 1 credit

37. Alexian Brothers Medical Center Lecture Series and Tumor Board. May 8, 1992, August 12, 1992,

 September 16, 1992, October 19, 1992 and December 21, 1992. 5 hours category 1 credit.

38. Alexian Brothers Medical Center Lecture Series. March 31 to May 17, 1993, August 3, 1993.

5 hours category 1 credit.

39. Practical Reviews in Urology. Volume 8, Issues 1-12, December 1993 to November 1994.

36 hours category 1 credit.

40. Chicago Urologic Society. Prostate Cancer. November 3, 1993. 4.5 hours category 1 credit.

41. Contigen Implant Training Program, November 20, 1993. 3 hours category 1 credit

42. Chicago Urologic Society. Urolithiasis. February 2, 1994. 4 hours category 1 credit.

43. Chicago Urologic Society, Update in Oncology. March 2, 1994. 4 hours category 1 credit.

44. Southern Obstetrics and Gynecology Seminar. July 24 to July 28, 1994. Grove Park Inn, Asheville, NC.

13 hours category 1 credit.

45. Clinical Problems in Urology. October 7 and 8, 1994. Northwestern University. 13.5 hours category 1 credit.

46. Advances in Urological Diseases. Loyola School of Medicine. December 1, 1994. 7 hours category 1 credit.

47. Audio Digest in Urology. 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, Monthly Lectures

48. Chicago Medical Society, Male Infertility. March 1, 1995. 3.5 hours category 1 credit.

49. American Urologic Association (AUA), April 24, to April 27, 1995. Annual Meeting.

50. 1995 AUA Post B Graduate Courses:

  • Continent Diversion, April 27, 1995 1.5 hours category 1 credit
  • Continent Urine Diversion, April 25, 1995 1.5 hours category 1 credit
  • Diversion/Neobladders, April 25, 1995 3.5 hours category 1 credit
  • Leak Pt Pressure/Collagen Injection Therapy, April 25, 1995 3.5 hours category 1 credit
  • Ileal Neobladder, April 25, 1995 1.5 hours category 1 credit

51. Clinical Problems in Urology, October 6 and 7, 1995, Chicago, IL, Northwestern University 10 hours category 1 credit.

52. Alexian Brothers Medical Center Tumor Board Conference Presentation, February 8, 1995 and November 29, 1995.  2 hours category 1 credit

53. Chicago Urologic Society, December 3, 1995. 3.5 hours category 1 credit.

54. Practical Reviews in Urology, Volume 9, 1994 to 1995, Issues 1 thru 12. 36 hours of category 1 credit.

55. Practical Reviews in Urology, Volume 10, 1995. Issues 1, 2, and 5. 30 hours category 1 credit.

56. Audio Digest in Urology, Volume 18, #10, December 1995, 100% score. 2 hours category 1 credit.

57. Chicago Urologic Association, January 3, 1996. Cryosurgical Ablation of the Prostate. 1 hour category 1 credit.

58. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Tumor Board Presentations, January 24, 1996, March 20, 1996, April 17, 1996, 

June 26, 1996, July 24, 1996, October 16, 1996. 7 hours category 1 credit.

59. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Current Health Issues, March 13, 1996. 1 hour category 1 credit.

60. Columbia Hoffman Estates Medical Center, Tumor Board, May 28, July, November, December, 1996.

61. Clinical Problems in Urology, September 20, 1996. Northwestern University, Chicago, IL.

8 hours AMA category 1.

62. Chicago Urologic Association, November 13, 1996. Renal Cell Carcinoma. 3 hours category 1 credit.

63. Columbia Hoffman Estates Medical Center, (St. Alexius Medical Center), Tumor Board, May 28, 1996, July, 1996,

November 1996, December, 1996. 4 hours category 1 credit.

64. Chicago Urologic Association, December 11, 1996. Zebras - Uncommon Urologic Problems and Penile Cancer.

3 hours category 1 credit.

65. Practical Reviews in Urology, Volume 11, 1996. 1 hour category 1 credit.

66. Hoffman Estates Medical Center, (St. Alexius Medical Center), Tumor Board, April, 1997. 1 hour category 1 credit.

67. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, February 17, 1997. Update B Cancer Patient Management, Tumor Boards June 4, 1997, June 11, 1997, September 10, 1997, September 24, 1997, and Thrombosis Prophylaxis Update, November 13, 1997.

68. American Urological Association, Inc., Post-graduate courses in Male Infertility, Pediatric Urology, Vasovasostomy and Vasoepididymostomy, April 17, 1997. 16 hours category 1 for general meeting and 8.5 hours of category 1 credit.

69. Chicago Medical Center, VidaMed TUNA System, Surgical Management of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia. October 1997. 3 hours category 2 credits.

70. Northwestern University Medical School, Clinical Problems in Urology, October 4, 1997. 11.5 hours category 1 credit.

71. Lutheran General Hospital, Transurethral Microwave Thermotherapy, January, 1998. 6 hours category 1 credit.

72. The Johns Hopkins University B Schools of Medicine and Professional Studies in Business and Education B Managed Care: Perspectives and Practices, Caliber Learning Centers, Baltimore, MD. April 8 thru June 10, 1998, Grade B Pass. 30 credit hours category 1.

73. Prostate Cancer: New Strategies for Diagnosis, Staging and Management. Chicago, IL, July 10, 1998.  Sponsored by Medical Education Collaborative (MEC). 7 hours category 1 credit.

74. The Johns Hopkins University B Schools of Medicine and Business B Accounting and Finance. Caliber Learning Centers, Baltimore, MD. September 9 thru November 23, 1998. Grade B+. 30 credit hours category 1.

75. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Tumor Board, February 11, 1998 and September 30, 1998. 2 hours category 1.

76. Hoffman Estates Medical Center, (St. Alexius Medical Center), Tumor Board. December and October 1998. 2 hours category 1 credit.

77. The Johns Hopkins University Schools of Medicine and Business, Baltimore, MD, through the Caliber Learning Centers. Managerial Finance for Medical Services, December 2, 1998 thru February 17, 1999. Grade: A-. 30 hours category 1 credit.

78. The Johns Hopkins University Schools of Medicine and Business. Baltimore, MD, through the Caliber Learning Centers. Leadership and Behavior Styles, February 24, 1999 thru April 28, 1999. Grade: A-.  30 hours category 1 credit.

79. Chicago Medical Society. Alternative Medicine and Practice of Urology, April 14, 1999. CME Credit. 1 hour category 1 credit.

80. Alexian Brothers Medical Center. Tumor Board Conferences, June 30, 1999, September 8, 1999, November 17, 1999 and December 22, 1999.  4 hours category 1 credit.

81. Alexian Brothers Medical Center. Changing Criteria for Blood Usage: Transfuse or Not to Transfuse. Department of Surgery. November 15, 1999.  1 hour of category 1credit.

82. Chicago Medical Society, Chicago, IL, Surgical Treatment for Prostate Cancer, November 3, 1999. 3.5 hours category 1 credit.

83. Chicago Medical Society, Chicago, IL, BPH Update, December 1, 1999. 4.5 hours, category 1 credit.

84. Evanston Hospital. Genitourinary Oncology Conference. February 24, 2000. 1 hour category 1 credit.

85. Lutheran General Hospital, Park Ridge, IL. Indigo Laser Prostatectomy. March 26, 2000. 3 hours category 1 credit.

86. Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL. Clinical Problems in Urology, March 31, 2000 thru April 1, 2000. 10.5 hours, AMA category 1 credit.

87. Chicago Urological Society, May 24, 2000. An update on Coding and Reimbursements.  4.5 hours category 1 credit.

88. Northwestern University, Chicago, IL. March 31, 2000 to April 1, 2000. 10.5 hours of category 1 credit.

89. Chicago Prostate Cancer Center through Lutheran General Hospital, Park Ridge, IL. Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer, May 15 and 16, 2000, 12 hours category 1 credit.

90. Urology Workshop at the Lodge, through Chicago Medical Society, Oakbrook, IL., McDonald University. 4.5 hours category 1 credit.

91. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Tumor Board, February 2 & 16, 2000, March 8, 15, 22, 2000, September 27, 2000, October 11 & 25, 2000. 8 hours category 1 credit.

92. St. Alexius Medical Center, Tumor Board, May 9, 2000. 1 hour category 1 credit.

93. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Interventional Cardiovascular Conference, December, 2000. 1 hour category 1

94. St. Alexius Medical Center, Multidisciplinary Cancer Conference, February 13, 2001, April 10, 2001, July 10, 2001, December 11, 2001. 4 hours category 1 credit.

95. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Tumor Board, February 28, 2001, April 11, 2001, May 9 and 23, 2001, August 8, 2001, October 24, 2001, December 19, 2001. 7 hours category 1 credit.

96. Chicago Urological Society, Complications & Reoperative Urology, Current Management of Renal Cell Cancer, November 7, 2001. Sexual Dysfunction, Peyronies Disease: New Aspects of Medical and Surgical Therapy, December 5, 2001. Resident Essay Contest, Evolving Treatment for Localized Renal Carcinoma,January 9, 2002.  Surgical Stone Disease, Management of Patients with Comp[lex Calculus Disease, February 6, 2002. Benign & Malignant Testicular Disease, Testis Cancer Update: Low & High Stage Disease, March 6, 2002. Complying with the Transaction, Privacy and Security Requirements of HIPPA, Chicago Urology 100 Years Ago, April 3, 2002.  Total 14 hours category 1 credit.

97. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Tumor Board, January 9 & 23, February 18 & 27, March 13 & 20, May 29, 2002. PET Scanning for Surgeons, June 26, 2002. 7 hours category 1 credit.

98. St. Alexius Medical Center, Multidisciplinary Cancer Conference, February 13, 2001, April 10, 2001, July 10, 2001, December 11, 2001. 4 hours category 1 credit.

99. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Tumor Board, February 28, 2001, April 11, 2001, May 9 and 23, 2001, August 8, 2001, October 24, 2001, December 19, 2001. 7 hours category 1 credit.

100. International Conference for Postgraduate Medical Education, Golden CO., Continuing Medical Education, Recent Advances in Management of Prostate Cancer, Chicago, IL, March 22, 2002. 5.25 hours category 1 credit.

101. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Computer Classes: Intro to Power Point 97, February 28, 2002, 3 hours. Intro to Windows 95, March 7, 2002, 2 hours. Intro to Word 97. 2 hours.

102. Recent Advances in the Management of Prostate Cancer, March 22, 2002. International Center for Postgraduate Medical Education, Chicago, IL 5.25 hours category 1 credit.

103. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Symposium on Female Urinary Incontinence and Voiding Disorders, Program Director, October 31, 2002. 3 hours category 1 credit. 

104. Chicago Urological Society, Prostate Cancer Management, Prostate Cancer Prevention B Current Status November 6, 2002. 3 hours category 1 credit.

105. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Case of the Week Radiology Program, December 1, 2002. 6 hours category 2.

106. Chicago Urological Society, Trauma, What's New in Urologic Trauma, December 4, 2002. 4 hours of AMA category 1 credit.

107. Chicago Urological Society, Ureteroureterstomy and Other Unconventional Utterances in Management of Ureteral Duplication, January 8, 2003.  1 hours category 1 credit.

108. Chicago Urological Society, Female Urology; Evaluation and Management of Refractory Cases of OAB, Meeting the Urologic Challenge,  February 5, 2003. 5 hours category 1 credit

109. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, An Update on Female Urinary Incontinence, Family Practice Grand Rounds, March 4, 2003. 1 hour category 1 credit.

110. Chicago Urological Society, BPH; Medical Treatment of BPH, March 5, 2003. 4 hours category 1 credit.

111. Treatment of Cystoceles, Rectoceles, Enteroceles and Urinary Incontences. Course Director: Gary Leach, M.D. Los Angeles, CA, March 21 & 22, 2003. 5 hours category 1 credit.

112. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Tumor Board, February 12, March 19, May 8 and 21,June 18, July 16 and 23, August 6, September 3 and 17, October 8 and 15, November 5 and 12, 2003. 14 hours category 1 credit.

113. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Female Urinary Incontinence, March 4, 2003. 1 hour category 1 credit.

114. Chicago Urological Society, Focus Endourology 2003, Advanced Ureteroscopy, High Power Halmium Laser & PCN, Chicago, IL, April 25, 2003. 8 hours category 1 credit.

115. American Urological Association, Annual Meeting, General Session, Chicago, IL. Ureteropelvic Junction; Radical Retropubic Prostate, April 26 to May 1, 2003. 30.5 hours category 1 credit.

116. Alexian Brothers Medical Center Cancer Institute, Photodynamic Therapy: Update on Existing and Emergency Applications, May 14, 2003. 2 hours category 1 credit.

117. University of Illinois at Chicago, Hand Assisted Laparoscopic Nephrectomy (HALN), June 27, 2003. 4.74 hours category 1 credit.

118. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Basic Life Support (BLS), August 20, 2003. 2 hours category 1 credit.

119. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, From Genetics to Genomics, October 18, 2003. 5.5 hours category 1 credit.

120. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Recent Advances in the Treatment of Prostate Cancer. November 15, 2003. 6 hours category 1 credit.

121. Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, Interstim E-learning Program and Implantation Observation, October 22, 2003. 2 hours category 1 credit.

122. Chicago Urological Society, Laparoscopic Urology and Minimally Invasive Approaches to Renal Masses, December 3, 2003.  4.5 hours category 1 credit. Sexual Dysfunction and Is Adam an Eve, February 4, 2004. 3.75 hours category 1. Male Infertility and the Failing Testis, March 3, 2004. 4 hours category 1 credit.

123. Reviewed 12 monthly editions of Journal of Urology. Audio digests in Urology and Practical Reviews in Urology for 2003.

124. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Tumor Board, January 14, March 17, April 28, August 11 and 25, September 15, October 13, November 17, 2004. 8 credits category 1 credit.

125. Mentor Corporation and Dr. Carl Klutke, Trans-Orbturator Training, January 28, 2004. 2 hours category 2 credit.

126. Medtronic, InterStim Therapy Training Program, February 1, 2004. 2 hours category 2 credit.

127. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Antibiotic Prophylaxis Appropriate Use, February 16, 2004. 1 hours category 1.

128. St. Alexius Medical Center, Multidisciplinary Cancer Conference, March 9 & August 10, 2004. 4 hours category 1.

129. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Radiofrequency ablation Application in Oncology, May 4, 2004. 1.5 hours category 1 credit.

130. Allegheny General Hospital, San Francisco, CA, Perspectives in Minimally Invasive Genitourinary Cancer Care, May 7, 2004. 6.5 hours category 1 credit.

131. SUO Annual Meeting, May 8, 2004. 4 hours category 1 credit. San Francisco, Ca., 4 hours category 1 credit.

132. The FCG Institute for Continuing Education, San Francisco, CA., The New Face of Prostate Cancer: A Risk- Stratified Approach to Multimodal and Novel Treatment, May 7, 2004. 2 hours category 1 credit.

133. American Urology Association, Office Ultrasound B Kidney, Bladder, Scrotum and Digital Photography for the Physician, May 9, 2004. 7 hours category 1 credit.

134. American Urology Association 2004 Annual Meeting, San Francisco, Ca., May 8 thru May 13, 2004. 24 hours category 1 credit.

135. St. Alexius Medical Center, Hoffman Estates, Illinois 8/10/04 Multi-disciplinary Cancer Conference on Testes Cancer, 1 hour of category 1 credit.

136. Lutheran General Hospital, Sponsored by United Shockwave Therapies, Green Light PVP Laser System Training Course, February 19, 2005. 2 hours category 2 credit.

137. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove, Illinois. Deep Venous Thrombosis Prophylaxis, February 21, 2005, 1 hour of Category 1 credit.

138. Chicago Urological Society, Chicago, IL, December 1, 2004, Reconstructive Urology (3.5 hrs.)  and March 2, 2005, Voiding Dysfunction (3.5 hrs. of Category 1 Credit) Total 7 Hrs.

139. Innovations in the Surgical Management of Locally Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma, April 16, 2005, Chicago, IL, Sponsored by Antigenics. 5.5 hrs. of Category 2 Credit.

140. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove, Illinois. Continuing medical education program. 2/21/05 DVT prophylaxis (1 hour), 5/2/05 Cox-2 Inhibitors: Efficacy and Safety Update, (1 hour), 5/4/2005 Tumor Board (1 hour), Surgical mortality/morbidity conference 6/20/05 (1 hour) and Tumor Board 7/20/05 (1 hour). Tumor Board 8/10/05, Beta blocker and perioperative acute myocardial infarction.  Total 7 hours of category 1 credit.

141. American Urology Association 2005 Annual Meeting, May 21 thru May 25, 2005. Post graduate courses Prostate Cancer Update with Dr. William Catalano and Nerve Sparing Radical Cystectomy with Dr. Urs Studer 33 hrs. of Category 1 Credit.

142. Advocate Health Care, Windy City Shoot Out: Lively Debates regarding Treatment Options for Early Stage Prostate Cancer, Drake Hotel, Chicago, IL B July 24 & 25, 2005 (7.25 hrs. Category 1 Credit).

143.  Giornata Internazionale Di Formazione. Ordine Degli Psicologi Della Regione Siciliana, Organizzazione dei servivi di cura psicologica negli USA Il Mordello del Behavioral Health Hospital, dell Alexian Brothers, Elk Grove Village, IL, USA. Termini Inerese Italy, October 20, 2005. 3.5 hours of category 1 credit.

144.  Alexian Brothers Medical Center (ABMC), CME program, Elk Grove Village, IL. Tumor Board on 2/8/06 and 3/15/06. The AElective@ Preop. EKG 5/15/06. 3 hours of Category 1 credit.

145.  Alexian Brothers Hospital Network CME Consortium Elk Grove Village, IL (ABMC) Tumor board on 3/7/07 and St. Alexius Tumor Board on 9/11/07, 2 hours category 1 credit.

146.  Chicago Urologic Society, X-ray Conference and How I do It and AThe 20 year Evolution of Stone Management: Where Are We Now@, April 4, 2007. Chicago, Illinois. 5 hours of category 1 credit.

147. Condition Critical- Documentation and High-Risk Clinical Situations. St. Alexius Medical Center, Hoffman Estates, Illinois, May 8, 2007. 2 hours of category 1 credit.

148. American Urologic Association, Anaheim, California. 5/21/07 through 5/23/07. 33.5 hours of category 1 credit.

149. Treatment of Early Stage and Advanced Stage Prostate Cancer. Sponsored by Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove Village, Illinois, June 6, 2007. 4 hours of category 1 credit.

150. 2005 AUA Self Assessment Program. Linthicum, M.D. October 11, 2007. 20 hours of Category 1 credit.

151. 2006 AUA Self Assessment Program. Linthicum, M.D. October 11, 2007. 20 hours of Category 1 credit.

152. Review of AUA News. Monthly review of various topics in Urology. January 2008 through December 2008, 12 hours of category 2 AMA credit.

153. Alexian Brothers Hospital Network CME Consortium, Elk Grove Village, IL. St. Alexius tumor board 2/12/2008. 1 hour of Category 1 credit.

154. Alexian Brothers Hospital Network CME Consortium, Elk Grove Village, IL. St. Alexius tumor board 5/14/2008, 9/3/2008, 9/10/2008 and 12/20/08. 4 hours of Category 1 credit.

155. Alexian Brothers Hospital Network CME Consortium, Elk Grove Village, IL. Alexian Brothers Medical Center.  Deep Venous Thrombosis Perioperative Prophylaxis 6/18/2008. 1 hour of Category 1 credit.

156. Risk Management Strategies for Surgeons. Alexian Malpractice Insurance Solutions, September 8, 2008 at Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove Village, Illinois. 2 hours Category 2 credit.

157. DaVinci Renal Surgery sponsored by Intuitive Medical, Rosemont, IL. September 16, 2008. 1 hour of Category 2 credit.

158. Alexian Brothers Hospital Network CME Consortium, Elk Grove Village, IL. St. Alexius Medical Center. Multidisciplinary Cancer Conference 11/11/2008.  1 hour of Category 1 credit. Alexian Brothers Medical Center Tumor Board 9/13/08, 9/10/08 and 12/10/08. 3 hours of category 1 credit.

159. Alexian Brothers Hospital Network CME Consortium, Elk Grove Village, IL. Alexian Brothers Medical Center. Present on Admission. Presentation by Dr. Carlotta Rinke. 1 hour of Category 1 credit.

160. Practical Reviews in Urology. Monthly reviews of Urologic articles. January 2008 through December 2008. 1 hour per month. 12 hours of Category 1 AMA credit.

161. Review of Journal of Urology monthly articles. January 2008 through December 2008. 12 hours of Category 2 AMA credit.

162. Chicago Urological Society Meeting on Endoscopy of the urinary tract on 2/4/09, Chicago, Illinois. Credit through the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine. 3.75 hours of Category 1 credit.

163. Chicago Urological Society Meeting on Prostate Cancer 1/7/09, Chicago, Illinois. 3.25 AMA PRA Category 1 credit. Presentation by and moderator: Dr. Patrick Walsh.

164. Chicago Urological Society Meeting 3/4/09, Chicago, Illinois. 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 credit. Moderator:  Leslie Deane, M.D. and Presentation by Dr. Victor Nitti. Topic: Morbidity of Urologic Surgery.

165. Chicago Urological Society Meeting 4/15/09, Chicago, Illinois. 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 credit. Moderator:  Leslie Deane, M.D. and Presentation by Dr. Victor Nitti. Topic: Morbidity of Urologic Surgery.

166. American Urological Society Meeting 4/15/09, Chicago, Illinois. April 25 through April 30, 2009. Advances in the Pharmacologic Treatment of the Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms 4/29/09. 1 hour of AMA Category 1 credit. Hands on post-graduate course in Basic Laparoscopic Suturing 4/25/09. 3 hours of category 1 credit. Post-graduate course on Electronic Medical Records 4/27/09 2 hours of category 1 credit. Role of PSA as a Marker for Prostate Cancer 4/29/09. 1.5 hours of category 1 credit. Radical Prostatectomy, post-graduate course with Dr. Paul Walsh on 4/28/09. 4.5 hours of category credit. Essentials of Laparoscopy and Robotics for Pelvic and Renal Robot-Assisted Procedures, post-graduate course 3.25 hours of category 1 credit. Plenary Sessions 4/25/09-4/30/09. Total number category 1 hours for 2009 AUA meeting was 31.25.

167. Emerging Trends – Loss Prevention for Today and the Future sponsored by ProAssurance Indemnity at St. Alexius Medical Center in Hoffman Estates, IL. September 29, 2009. 2 hours of AMA category 1 credit.

168. Chicago Urologic Society Presentations: Urodynamics, Uterine Sparing Prolapse Repair, Prolapse Repair with Mesh, and Anti-Incontinence Surgery in 2009 by Drs. Tracy Beck, Elizabeth Mueller and Carl Klutke. Chicago, Illinois, November 4 2009. 2 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

169. Chicago Urologic Society. December 2, 2009, Chicago, Illinois. Impotence, benign prostatic hyperplasia, voiding disorders and new therapeutic directions for preserving post prostatectomy penile health. Speakers included Rrs. Lawrence Levin, Elizabeth Mueller and Arthur Burnett. 3 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

170. Practical Reviews in Urology credited through the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions. Monthly reviews of urologic articles. January 2009 through December 2009. 1 hour per month. 12 hours of category 2 AMA credit.

171. Review of Journal of Urology monthly articles, January 2009 through December 200. 12 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

172. Chicago Urologic Society, January 6, 2010. Debate: "Should we be using Chemo Prevention for Prostate Cancer". Dr. Robert Flanigan & Wm. Catalona. "From Maniifestations to Mechanisms of Disease. A New Paradigm in Cancer Medicine." Andrew Van Eschenback, M.D. 1-1/2 hours of category 1 AMA credit. 

173. Communication in the Office Setting for Risk Reduction sponsored by Alexian Malpractice Insurance Solutions, May 20, 2010. Presenter Geraldine Amori, Ph.D. 2 hours of category 1 credit.

174. Case Studies in Prostate and Bladder Cancer; Current Strategies and Future Visions. Speakers: Drs. David Crawford and Michael Shawn Cookson. May 29, 2010. 1-1/2 hours of category 1 credit sponsored by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Miller Medical Communications, LLC. AUA Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

175. Robotic Assisted Radical Prostatectomy (RARP). Live Surgery with Tips and tricks for High Risk and Complex Cases. May 29, 2010. 4 hours of category 1 credit. AUA Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

176. Society of Urologic Oncology (SUO). Assorted Topics in Testes, Prostate, Renal and Bladder Cancer. Saturday 5/29/10. 5 hours of category 1 credit. AUA Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

177. Plenary Session of the AUA Meeting, Podium and Video sessions. 5/30/10 San Francisco, CA 5.5 hours of category 1 credit. Randall Francis Randazzo, M.D., F.A.C.S..

178. Plenary Session I of the AUA Meeting. 1 hour category May 31st, 2010. San Francisco, CA. Various topic.

179. AUA News Monthly review of various topics in Urology, January 2010 through December 2010. 12 hours of category 2 AMA credit.

180. AMA News. Weekly review of various topics in medicine. January 1, 2010 through December 31, 2010. Half hour per wek, 26 hours of category 2, AMA credit.

181. Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy, presented by Patrick Walsh, M.D., May 30, 2010. 3 hours of category 1 credit. AUA Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

182. Plenary Session II of the AUA Meeting. Various topics: Intestitial Cystitis and Female Urinary Incontinence. 3 hours of category 1 credit. May 31st. San Francisco, CA.

183. Bladder Cancer: Strategy. Podium Session #26. Various topics. 2 hours of category 1 credit, May 31, 2010. AUA Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

184. PVP: Photoselective KTP/LBO Laser Vaporization of Obstructive BPH. Postgraduate course offered by Reza Malek et al. 2 hours of category 1 credit. June 1, 2010. AUA Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

185. Plenary Session III of the AUA Meeting. Topics included BPH Guidelines and Treatment, Penile Prosthetics, Prostate Cancer, Renal Cancer and Immunotherapy for Urologic Cancer. June 1, 2010. 2-1/2 hours of category 1 credit. San Francisco, CA.

186. Advanced Kidney Cancer; Podium Session 49. June 1, 2010. 2-1/2 hours of category 1 credit. AUA Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

187. Plenary Session IV of the AUA Meeting. Various topics including Prostate Cancer, Bladder Neck Contractures andErectile Dysfunction, June 1, 2010. 1.5 hours of category 1 credit. San Francisco, CA.

188. Plenary Session V of the AUA Meeting. Various topics including Prostate Cancer, orchalgia, sexual dysfunction, nocturia, bladder neck contractures, robotic surgery, urinary incontinence and tissue engineering. June 2, 2010. San Francisco, CA. 4 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

189. Tumor Board Conferences at Alexian Brothers Medical Center., Elk Grove Village, IL 3/3/10, 6/9/10 and 10/27/10. 3 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

190. Sleep apnea in the perioperative patient. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove Village, IL 5/7/10. 1 hour of category 1 AMA credit.

191. Venous Thrombosis Embolism in the Surgical Patient. Alexian Brothers Medical Center., Elk Grove Village, IL, November 15, 2010. 1 hour of category 1 AMA credit.

192. Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). Weekly Journal Review Jan. 1, 2010 through December 31, 2010. 30 minutes per week. 26 hours of AMA category 2 credit.

193. Practical Reviews in Urology Credited through the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions. Baltimore, MD. Monthly reviews of urologic articles. January 2010 through December 2010. 12 hours of category 2 AMA credit.

194. Review of the Journal of Urology monthly articles. New York, New York. January 2010 through December 2010. 12 hours of category 2 AMA credit.

195. Infertility Lectures. Chicago Urologic Society, January 12, 2010. 4-1/2 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

196. Basic Life Support for Health Care. Providers sponsored by the American Heart Association March 30, 2011. Alexian Brothers Medical Center. Elk Grove Village, IL. 3 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

197. Johns Hopkins University Lectures on Medicine and Public Health, Biomarkers in Medicine and Water Resources throughout the World. Catherine DeAngelis, M.D., M.P.H. and other speakers from Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions. April 2, 2011. Standard Club, Chicago, IL. 2 hours of category 2 AMA Credit.

198. Chicago Urological Society. Symposium on Testicular Cancer. Moderator: Scott Eggener, M.D., Lead Speaker:: Professor Dr. Dr. Lawrence Einhorn from University of Indiana. April 20, 2011, Chicago, IL. 4.0 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

199. New pain medications for post-operative pain. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove Village, Illinois. May 6, 2011. Jay Joshi, M.D. Speaker. 1 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

200. Journal of American Medical Association (JAMA). Weekly Journal Review, January 1, 2011 through December 31, 2011. 30 minutes per week. 16 hours of category 2 AMA credit.

201. Turning Points: Tough Decisions in Loss Prevention, Presenter: Mark J. Hakim, M.A., M.B.A. June 8, 2011 at Alexian Brothers Medical Center. Elk Grove Village, IL. 2 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

202. An Update on Hypogonadism in Men and Testosterone Supplementation given by Professor Laurence Levine of Rush Medical School, June 15, 2011. South Barrington, IL. 1 hour of category II AMA credit.

203. Treatment of Metastatic Castrate Resistant Prostate Cancer with Abiraterone. Presention by Drs. David Crawford and Phillip Febbo. June 16, 2011, Oakbrook, IL. 1 hour of category 2 AMA credit.

203B. Use of New Parenteral Medications for Diabetes Mellirus. Presentation by Dr. Peter Lastowiecki. June 2011 at Alexian Brother Medical Center. Elk Grove, IL. 0.75 hours of category 1 credit.

204. Basic Coding and Practice Management Seminar. August 19 and 20, 2011. Rosemont, IL. Sponsored by the American Urology Association and credited by the Accreditation Council Medical Education (ACCME). 15.50 AMA PRA category 1 credits.

204B. Practical Reviews in Urology. April 30, 2011 completed July 3, 2011. Various Topics. Vol 27, No 11. 4 hours of Category 1 AMA credit.

205. Mock Trial in Risk Management, September 26, 2011. Sponsored by Alexian Malpractice Insurance Solutions. 2 hours of category 2 AMA credit.

206. Chicago Urologic Society. Symposium on Prostate Cancer Program, Moderator Dr. Christopher Coogan, Lead Speaker: Dr. Alan Partin, M.D., Professor of Urology from Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, November 9, 2011, Chicago, IL 4.25 hours of category 1 AMA PRA credit.

207. Chicago Urologic Society. Symposium on Sexual Health. Moderator Robert Brannigan, M.D. Keynote Speaker Culley Carson, III, M.D. Professor at University of North Carolina, December 14, 2011. Chicago, IL. 2.5 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

208. Multidisciplinary Cancer Conference, Oct. 11, 2011 at Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove Village, IL. 1 hour of category 1 credit through the Illinois State Medical Society.

209. Quality Updates in Anesthesia. November 21, 2011 at Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove Village, IL. 1 hour of category 1 credit through the Illinois State Medical Society.

210. Practical Reviews in Urology: monthly reviews credited through the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutes in Baltimore MD from January 2011 through December 2011. 18 hours of category 2 AMA credit.

211. Chicago Urological Society. Symposium on Genitourinary Reconstruction and Prosthesis. Moderator Christopher Gonzalez, M.D. Keynote Speaker Richard Santucci, M.D. Professor at Detroit Receiving Hospital, January 11, 2012. Chicago, IL. 3 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

212. Proton Therapy – Science Fact or Science Fiction. Alexian Brothers Medical Center, January 16, 2012. 1 hour of AMA category 1 credit.

214. An Update on New Medications for Post-Op Pain and Anxiety presented by Dr. Joseph Belmonte at Alexian Brothers Medical Center, January 25, 2012. 1 hour of category 1 AMA credit.

215. Alternative Strategies to Manage Anxiety and Pain Management in Hospitalized Patients at Alexian Brothers Medical Center, January 25, 2012. 1.5 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

216. Focus on Focus for Physicians (Training for AlexiCare/Meditech 6.0), at Alexian Brothers Medical Center, January 30, 2012. ½ hour of Category 1 AMA credit.

217. Chicago Urological Society. Symposium on Female Urology. Program chairperson: Traci Beck, M.D., Keynote Speaker J. Christian Winters,, M.D. An Update on Vaginal Mesh; The Post FDA Perspective, February 1, 2012. Chicago, IL 4.25 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

218. Presentation on Small Cell Cancer of the Prostate. Tumor Board, February 8, 2012, Alexian Brothers Medical Center. 1 hour of category 1 AMA credit.

219. Chicago Urological Symposium on Minimally Invasive Surgery. Program Chairman; Arieh Shalhav, M.D. Keynote Speaker Vipul R. Patel, M.D. Robotic Radical Prostatectomy: Lessons Learned after 5,500 cases March 7, 2012. Chicago, IL 3.25 hours of category 1 credit granted through the Chicago Medical Society.

220. Northwestern University Center for Advanced Surgical Education Laser Prostatectomy presentations by Professors KcCary and Matthew Rutman. Course including laboratory use of The Green Light AMS XPS laser. 8 hours of category 2 AMA credit.

221. 2012 Occupational Safety and Health Administration presented by Sukhuir Kaur on March 24, 2012 Oakbrook, IL. Sponsored by the Chicago Medical Society. 2 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

222. Cyber TM Laser (Thulium laser) Sponsored by United Therapies. March 29, 2012 LaGrange, IL. Presentation by Professor Mark Feneley from University College London, 3 hours of category 2 AMA credit.

223. Chicago Urological Meeting. Program Chairman: Mark Wille, M.D. Afternoon Topic: Urolithiasis. Presential Address by Dr. Courtney Hollowell, M.D. Smoking Cessation and the Urologists Role April4, 2012 3.25 hours of category 1 credit granted through the Chicago Medical Society.

224. Preparation for lecture given on May 3, 2012 to the Department of Medicine at St. Alexius Medical Center on PSA, To Do or Not to Do; A Review of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation on PSA Screening. 13 hours of category 2 AMA credit plus 2 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

225. Presentation on Renal Cell Carcinoma at St Alexius Medical Center, Hoffman Estates, IL, Multidisciplinary Cancer Conference,1 2 hour of AMA category l credit.

226. Novel Approaches to Advanced Prostate Cancer; What Should We Target and Why. Dr. Christopher Logethetis. May 19, 2012, Atlanta, GA. AUA Meeting l hour of AMA category 1 credit. Virginia Commonwealth University.

227. An Update on Testosterone Supplementation in Men. Dr. Jacob Rajfer, May 19, 2012, Atlanta, GA., AUA Meeting ½ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

228. Robot-Assisted Surgery: Advances in Oncology, Image Guidance, and Reconstruction, May 19, 2012, Atlanta, GA., AUS Meeting 3.50 hours of AMA category 1 credit.

229. Society for Urologic Oncology (SUO) May 19, 2012, Atlanta, GA, AUA Meeting 3 hours of AMA category 1 credit.

230. Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) Surgical Therapies with Live Surgeries, May 19, 2012, Atlanta GA AUA Meeting 1 hour of AMA category 1 credit.

231. General & Epidemiological Trends &I Socioeconomics; Practice Patters, Cost Effectiveness 1, May 19, 2012, Atlanta, GA. AUA Meeting, 2 hours of AMA category 1 credit.

232. Active Surveillance in Prostate Cancer, May 20, 2012, Atlanta. GA. AUA Meeting 2 hours of AMA category 1 credit.

233. Point-Counterpoint: Is there a Need for Penile Vascular Testing in the Modern Age?, May 20, 2012, Atlanta, GA, AUA Meeting ¼ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

234. Late Breaking News: HOXb13 Mutations and Prostate Risk May 20, 2012, Atlanta, GA, AUA Meeting ¼ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

235. John K. Lattimer Lecture: Targeting the Cancer Epigenome for Therapy May 20, 2012, Atlanta, GA, AUA Meeting ½ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

236. Hands-on Course on Percutaneous Nephrostomy May 20, 2012, Atlanta, GA, AUA Meeting 3 hours of AMA category 1 credit.

237. Prostate Cancer; Localized, May 20, 2012, Atlanta, GA, AUA Meeting 2 hours of AMA category 1 credit.

238. Challenges in the Evaluation and Management of Post-prostatectomy Incontinence in 21st Century, May 20, 2012, Atlanta, GA, AUA Meeting 3.25 hours of AMA category 1 credit.

239. Prostate Cancer: Advanced 1, May 20, 2012, Atlanta, GA. AUA Meeting 2 hours of AMA category 1 credit.

240. Highlights: Sexual Function/Dysfunction, BPH/LUTS, Pediatric Urology, May 21, 2012, Atlanta, GA. AUA Meeting ½ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

241. Point-Counterpoint: The Future of Transplantation: Tolerance vs. Regenerative Medicine, May 21, 2012, Atlanta, GA. AUA Meeting ¼ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

242. State-of-the-Art Lecture: Management Options for Renal Masses in Renal Transplant Allografts, May 21, 2012, Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting ¼ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

243. State-of-the-Art-Lecture: Posterior Urethral Complications of the Treatment of Prostate Cancer, May 21, 2012, Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting ¼ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

244. Late Breaking News: The Value of Patient Reported Outcome Measure in Reconstructive Urology (PROMS) May 21, 2012 Atlanta, GA. AUA Meeting ¼ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

245. AUA Guideline Presentation: OAB May 21, 2012 Atlanta, GA. AUA Meeting ¼ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

246. Panel Discussion: Vaginal Prolapse Surgery – Mesh or Mess? May 21, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting ¼ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

247. State-of-the-Art: Lessons from the UITN and PFDN: What Have We Learned? May 21, 2012 Atlanta, GA. AUA Meeting ¼ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

248. AUA Guidelines Presentation: Urodynamics May 21, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting ¼ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

249. Point-C Management of Pelvic Organ Prolapse in Elderly Women, May 21, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting ¼ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

250. Panel Discussion: Extending the Indications for Minimally Invasive Partial Nephrectomy Using Robotic Surgery May 21, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting ½ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

251. State-of-the-Art Lecture: Osteoporosis and Bone Health in Elderly Men Receiving Androgen Ablation May 21, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting ½ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

252. Panel Discussion: Influence of Vitamin D and Calcium Supplements on Stone Risk May 21, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting ½ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

253. Critical Discussion: Voiding Dysfunction in Elderly Patients with Parkinson’s Disease, May 21, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting ¼ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

254. Point-Counterpoint: Is Shock Wave Lithotripsy becoming extinct? Latest Advancements in Ureteroscopy May 21, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting ¼ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

255. State-of-the-Art Lecture: The Use of Imaging in the Management of Ureteral Calculus Disease May 21, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting ½ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

256. PSA: A Town Hall Debate May 21, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting 2 hours of AMA category 1 credit.

257. Prostate Cancer: Localized VI May 21, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting 2 hours of AMA category 1 credit.

258. Technology & Instruments: Robotics – Malignant Disease &I Benign Disease II, May 21, 2012 Atlanta GA AUA Meeting 2 hours of AMA category 1 credit.

259. Highlights: Infection// Inflammation, Infertility, Urodynamics/Female Urology, May 22, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting ½ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

260. EAU Lecture: The Role of Surgery in N + M Prostate Cancer, May 22, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting ½ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

261. Basic and Advanced Laparoscopic and Robotic Oncology; Renal, Prostate, Bladder and Testis (RPLND) May 22, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting 3-1/4 hours of AMA category 1 credit.

262. Defining the Candidate for Surveillance or Targeted Focal Therapy May 22, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting 3-1/4 hours of AMA category 1 credit.

263. Prostate Cancer: Detection and Screening III May 22, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting 2 hours of AMA category 1 credit.

264. Highlights: Bladder/Kidney, Prostate Cancer, Basic Research, May 23, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting ½ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

265. AUA Guideline Presentation Evaluation of Microscopic Hematuria May 23, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting ¼ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

266. Point-Counterpoint: Surgery for BPH – We Need More/Less LasersPCNL for Pediatric Calculi: The Asian Perspective May 23, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting ½ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

267. How to Perform Extraperitoneal Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery May 23, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting 3-1/4 hours of AMA category 1 credit.

268. Take Home Messages – Part 1 Prostate Cancer, Basic Science Research, Infection/Inflammation May 23, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting ½ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

269. Take Home Messages – part 2 Infertility, Stone Disease/Endourology, Transplantation/Vascular Surgery May 23, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting ½ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

270. Take Home Messages – Part 3 Penile Testis and Urethral Cancer, Trauma/Reconstruction/Diversion, Sexual Function/Dysfunction May 23, 2012 Atlanta, GA AUA Meeting ½ hour of AMA category 1 credit.

271. Case Closed, A Retrospective Approach to Loss Prevention. Presenter Mark J. Hakim, M.A., M.B.A. sponsored by ProAssurance. June 6, 2012 at Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk grove Village, IL. 2 hours of category 2 AMA credit.

272. Presentation at Family Grand Rounds on August 7, 2012 at Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Gove Village, IL An Update on the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) 2012. Recommendation on PSA testing.

273. Presentation on Bladder Cancers. Tumor Board, August 8, 2012, Alexian Brother Medical Center. 1 hours of Category 1 AMA credit.

274. Dabigatran, Rivaroxaban, Apixaban, Confusiban; Mysteries of Anticoagulation presented at Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove Village, IL on 8/20/12 by Dr. Paul Grunenwald. I hour of AMA category one credit.

275. Chicago Medical Society. Behaviors that Undermine a Culture of Safety; A Physician Workshop on Professionalism, Behaviors that Undermine a Culture of Safety; A Physician Workshop on Professionalism, Nov 12, 2012. Chicago, IL 1 hour of AMA category1 credit.

276. Behaviors that Undermine a Culture of Safety: A Physician Workshop on Professionalism, Chicago Medical Society, November 27, 2012. 1 hour of AMA category 1 credit.

277. The Chicago Urological Society. An Update on Renal Cell Carcinoma, Targeted Therapies and Partial Nephrectomy. Presentations by Joseph Clark, M.D. and Stephen Campbell, M.D. Ph.D. December 5, 2012. 4.15 hours of Category of AMA 1 credit.

278. Practical Reviews in Urology: monthly reviews credited through the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutes in Baltimore MD from January 2012 through December 2012. 18 hours of category 2 AMA credit.

279. The Chicago Urological Society. Practice Guidelines from the American Urological Association and PA Guidelines. Presentations by Drs. Scott Eggener, William Catalona and J. Stuart Wolf. January 9, 2013. 2.5 hours of AMA category 1 credit.

280. The Chicago Urological Society. Nephrolithiasis Presentations by Drs. Mark Wille, Christopher Coogan, Robert Nadler, Elaine Worchester and Professor Glenn Preminger. February 6, 2013. Chicago, IL 4.25 AMA PRA category 1 credits.

281. An Update on PSA and Prostate Cancer. Presentation to Family Practice Grand Rounds on February 18, 2013. St. Alexius Medical Center, Hoffman Estates, IL. 2 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

282. The Chicago Urological Society. An Update on the Treatment of Benign Prostate Hyperplasia. Presentations by Drs. Mark Wille, Doreen Chung, Ervin Kocjanic and Professor James Lingeman. March 6, 2013. Chicago, IL. 2.45 hours of AMA PRA category 1 credits.

283. The Chicago Urological Society. Prostate Cancer Update. Joshua Meeks, M.D. PhD program director and presentations by Drs. Wm. Stadler, Christopher Coogan, Scott Eggener, Brian Helfand, Chris Gonzalez, W. Catalona and Professor Joel Nelson. November 6, 2013. Total of 4.25 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

284. Saint Alexius Cancer Conference. Prostate Cancer Presentation November 26, 2013. Hoffman Estates, IL

285. Practical Reviews in Urology: monthly reviews credited through the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutes in Baltimore MD from January 2013 through December 2013. 18 hours of category 2 AMA credit. 1 hour of AMA category 1 credit.

286. The Chicago Urological Society. Testicular, Urethral and Penile Cancer. Brian Helfand, M.D.,PhD program chairman. Lectures by Drs. Kristian Novakovic, Shilajit Kundu, Scott Eggener and Professor Jerome Ritchie. January 8, 2014. 2 hours and 15 minutes of category 1 AMA credits.

287. The Chicago Urological Society. Laparoscopy, Robotics and Minimally Invasive Surgery. Bradley Schwarz, D.O. Program director. Lectures by Drs. Robert Nadler, Michael McGuire, Norm Smith, Thomas Turk, Leslie Deane and Professor Ralph Clayman. February 5, 2014. 3 hours of AMA category 1 credit.

288. The Chicago Urological Society. Urothelial Cancer. Program Director: Marcus Quek, M.D. Lectures by Drs. Michael Abern, Shalajit Kundu, Gopal Gupta, Elizabeth Henry and Norm Smith and Professor Colin Dinney, M.D. March 4, 2014. Chicago,IL. 4 hours of category 1 AMA credit

289. Saint Alexius Medical Center Cancer Conference presentation March11, 2014. Presentation of Adenocarcinoma invading the bladder and Adenocarcinoma of the Uterus. Hoffman Estates, IL. 0.5 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

290. The Chicago Urological Society. April 2, 2014. Reconstructive Urology. Presentations by Dr. Laurence Levine and Elizabeth Mueller. Presidential presentation by Dr. Christopher Gonzalez.- Urology Man Power Now and In The Future. Chicago IL. 3.16 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

291. Saint Alexius Medical Center May 27, 2014. Presentation to the Cancer Conference on Small Cell Carcinoma of the Prostate. Hoffman Estates, IL 0.5 hours of category 2 AMA credit.

292. The North Central Section Meeting of the American Urological Society. September 11, 2014 Presentations on Radical Prostatectomy by Dr. Joel Nelson, Urinary Incontinence Treatment by Drs. E. Ann Gormley and Karl Kreder and Endourology by Drs. Dean Assimos, Krurshid Ghani and Manoj Monga. September 11, 2014. At the Swissotel, Chicago IL. 2 hours and 20 minutes of category 1 AMA credit.

293. The Chicago Urological Society. November 5, 2014 Prostate Cancer. Presentations by Drs. Brian Helfand, Michael Ahern and Professor Inderbir Gill. Chicago, IL. 4.25 hours of category 1 credit.

294. Saint Alexius Medical Center. October 14, 2014. Presentation to the Cancer Conference on Bladder Cancer. Hoffman Estates, IL. 0.5 hours of category 2 AMA credit.

295. Alexian Brothers Health System. November 20, 2014. Hoffman Estates, IL. Treatment options for Heart disease, Management of Coronary Total Occlusions and Misunderstanding of Major Causes of Sudden Cardiac Death in Young Adults. Presentations by Andrei Pop, M.D., Parag Doshi, M.D. and Joseph Marek, M.D. 3 hours of category 1 AMA credits.

296. The Chicago Urological Society: December 3, 2014. Renal Cell Carcinoma. Presentations by Drs. Mark Wille, Kent Perry, Nicklas Pfanzelter, Gopal Gupta, Arieh Shalhav, Shilajit Kundu, Michael Abern and Professor Robert Uzzo. Chicago, IL. 4 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

297. Practical Reviews in Urology: monthly reviews credited through the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutes in Baltimore MD from January 2014 through December 2014. 18 hours of category 2 AMA credit.

298. The Chicago Urological Society February 4, 2015. Female Urology Presentations by Drs. Larissa Bresler, Elizabeth Mueller, Stephanie Kielb, Gregory Bales and Professor Kathleen Kobashi. Chicago, IL 2 hours and 40 minutes of category1 AMA credit.

299. Review of the Journal of Urology Vol. 193 (3) March 2015 done February 26, 2015. 1 hour of category 2 AMA credit.

300. The Chicago Urological Society: March 4, 2015. Urolithiasis. Presentations by Mark Wille, Glenn Gerber, Thomas Turk, Albert Osei, John Houston, Robert Nadler, Dheerj Gopireddy and Professor Manoj Manga. Chicago, IL , 4.25 hours of AMA category1 credit.

301. The Chicago Urological Society: April 1, 2015. Men’s Health. Presentations by Craig Niederberger, Ahmer Farooq, Laurence Levine, William Lin and the Presidential address by Dr. Christopher Coogan. Chicago, IL 5 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

302 The Chicago Urological Society: October 28, 2015 Prostate Cancer. Presentations by Drs. Benedito Caneiro, Rich Harris, Sarah Psulka, Michael Abern, Aytekin Oto, Gopal Gupta, Adam Murphy, Brian Moran, Greg Zagaja, William Catalona and the Presidential Lecture by Professor Daniel W. Lin. Chicago, IL 4.25 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

303. The Chicago Urological Society. December 2, 2015. Men’s Health. Presentations by Drs. Jeffrey Brach, Robert Dieter, Nasrin Azad, Glenn Gerber, Laurence Levine, Patricia Mumby, Tobias Kohler and the presidential Lecture by Professor Abraham Morgenthaler. Chicago, IL. 4.5 hours of AMA category 1 credit.

304. Practical Reviews in Urology: monthly reviews credited through the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutes in Baltimore, MD from January 2015 through December 2015. 18 hours of category 2 AMA credit.

305. The Chicago Urological Society: January 6, 2016 Global Health. Presentations by Drs. Adam Murphy, Soo Kwon, Joel Cornfield, Robert Flanagan, Professor Catherine de Vries and others. Chicago, IL. 2.25 hours of AMA category 1 credit and 2.5 hours of AMA category 2 credit.

306. The Chicago Urological Society. February 3, 2016. Urothelial Cancer. Presentations by Drs. Brian Helfand, Guliz Barkan, Joshua Meeks, Marcus Quek, Peter O’Donnell, Courtney M.P. Hollowell, Gary Steinberg, and Professor Seth Lerner. Chicago, IL. 4 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

307. The Chicago Urologic Society. March 2, 2016. Health Policy. Presentaitons by Drs. Harold Pollack, Christopher Gonzalez, Matthew Meadows, Norm Smith and William Gee. Chicago, IL. 4 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

308. The Chicago Urological Society. April 6, 2016. Genitourinary Reconstruction and Trauma Symposium. Resident Case presentations and lectures by Sarah Faris, John Hairston, Dheeraj Gopireddy, R. Corey O’Connor, Laurence Levine and Professor Scott Eggener’s Presidential Lecture on Prostate Cancer Detection and Treatment. 3 hours of category 1 AMA credit and 2.5 hours of catergory 2 AMA credit.

309. The Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the American Urological Association in Chicago, IL. September 7th through the 10th 2016. Topics included Urologic Oncology, Urinary Infections, Urinary Incontinence, Trauma and Renal Transplantation. 31.5 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

310. The Anatomy of a Claim. Proassurance Loss Prevention Seminar. Alexian Brothers Medical Center. Elk Grove Village, IL. June 22, 2016. Two hours of category 1 AMA credit.

311. The Evolving Treatment of Landscape For Metastatic Castrate-Resistant Prostate Cancer. September 7th, 2016 Chicago, IL given Dr. Michael A. Carducci. 1 hour AMA category 1 credit.

312. AUA University. MR US Fusion guided Prostate Biopsy: Beginner and Advanced Techniques. September 24, 2016. Chicago Illinois at Rush Medical Center. 8 and ¾ hours of course and lab time and 1.5 hours of video review for 10.25 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

313. The Chicago Urological Society. November 2, 2016. Prostate Cancer. Presentations by Drs. Peter Gann, Brian Helfand, Adam Murphy, Daniel Moreira, Kalyan Latchamsetty, Andre Kajdacsy-Balla, Edward Schaeffer and Professor Peter Carroll. 3.25 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

314. The Chicago Urological Society. December 7, 2016. Reconstructive Urology. Presentations by Drs. Nejd Alsikafi, Sarah Faris, Gregory Bales, R. Corey O’Connor, Michael Guralnick, Lawrence Levine, John Hairston, and Professor Kenneth Angermeier. 4 hours of category 1 AMA

315. The Chicago Urological Society. February 1, 2017. Bladder Cancer. Presentations by Drs. Srinivas Vourganti, Shilajit Kundu, Maha Hussain, John Kalapurakal, Norm Smith, Joshua Meeks, Gary Steinberg and Professor Bernard Bochner. Four hours of category 1 AMA credit.

316. The Chicago Urological Society. March 2, 2017. Urolithiasis. Pesentations by Drs. Kristin Baldes, Glenn Gerber, Aziz Khambati, Leslie Dean, Mark Wille, Frederic Coe, Thomas Turk and Professor Dean Assimos. Four hours of catergory 1 AMA credit.

317. Saint Alexius Medical Center Multidisciplinary Cancer Conference on March 14, 2017 in Hoffman Estates, IL. Case Presentation on prostate cancer and an Update on Prostate Cancer. 30 minutes of AMA category 1 credit.

318. Alexian Brother Medical Center Cancer Conference on March 15, 2017 in Elk Grove Village, IL. Case presentations and an Update on Prostate Cancer. 1 hour of AMA category 1 credit.

319. Northwestern University Medical School. The Promise of Transplantation given by Dr. Michael Abecassis on April 28, 2017, Chicago IL. 0.75 hour of category 1 AMA credit.

320. Northwestern University Medical School. Cancer Immunotherapy given by Dr.Orin Bloch on April 28, 2017, Chicago, IL. 0.75 hour of AMA category 1 credit.

321. Saint Alexius Medical Center Cancer Conference. May 23, 2017. Presentations on Liposarcoma of the Retroperitoneum and Pancreatic Cancer. 0.5 hours of category 1 AMA credit.

322. Monthly review of HemOnc Today. 1 hour per month. 12 hours of category 2 AMA credit for 2017.

323. Monthly review of the ASCO post. 1 hour per month. 12 hours of category 2 AMA credit for 2017.

324. Practical Reviews in Urology: credited through the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions in Baltimore, MD for 2016. 18 hours of AMA category 2 credit.

325. Practical Reviews in Urology: credited through the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions in Baltimore,MD for 2017. 18 hours of AMA category 2 credit.

326. Monthly review of Urology Times for 2015. 12 hours of AMA category 2 credit.

327. Monthly review of Urology Times for 2016. 12 hours of AMA category 2 credit.

327. Monthly review of Urology Times for 2017. 12 hours of AMA category 2 credit.

328. Monthly review of Nephrology and Urology for 2015. 12 hours of AMA category 2 credit.

328. Monthly review of Nephrology and Urology for 2016. 12 hours of AMA category 2 credit.

329. Monthly review of Nephrology and Urology for 2017. 12 hours of AMA category 2 credit.

330. Bladder and Prostate Cancer Update; Conversations with Oncology Investigators. June 5, 2017 with Professors Matthew Galsky, Elizabeth Plimack, Robert Motzer and Brian Rini. 2.75 hours of AMA category 1 credit. Credited through Research to Practice and ABIM.

331. Monthly review of AUA News for 2015. 12 hours of AMA category 1 credit.