For Residents Be sure to get involved! There are many recognition awards &
educational opportunities that will benefit your career!

For Our Residents- Special Lunch Program – Please RSVP to
Sunday, October 7, 2012: 11:30AM – 2:00PM

Surviving after Residency, Learning the Business Side of Practice

Course Director:
Jonathan Perley, MD, Clinical Instructor, Harbor UCLA & Private Practice, Long Beach, CA

Eugene Rhee, MD, Kaiser San Diego
Ja-Hong Kim, MD, UCLA

  • How to decide on the right job
  • Academic vs. private vs. HMO
  • Groups large and small
  • Partnership
  • Understanding insurance, reimbursement and coding
  • How to get started in a practice and what is expected of me
  • Understanding the economic landscape and how it relates to medicine today
  • Panel discussion with academic and Kaiser faculty
  • Update on ancillary care services (surgery centers, pathology labs, & radiation centers)


Educational Opportunity:
No charge for Residents to attend five-day WSAUA Annual Meeting – (register before deadline) – (Value of $2500)
No charge for Residents to attend Postgraduate Review & Exam Preparation Courses
No charge for Residents to attend Practice Management workshops
Award opportunity:
Health Policy Essay Contest For Residents & Young Urologists. Two Winners Selected. Prize: Trip to Joint Advocacy Conference in Washington DC 2012. Each winner receives $2,000 for travel costs to attend the JAC in Washington, DC.
$1000 scholarship for the outstanding Resident from each training facility who will be presenting at the meeting (award determined by Dpt. chair)
Three Resident essay contest awards 1st:$1,000 /2nd:$700 /3rd:$300 – be sure to have them submit their research
Three cash Poster awards 1st:$500/2nd:$300/3rd:$200 and best of session ribbon award recognition
Eligibility for cash award of $500 for the best trick – presented at the Round Table Program
Social Event & Spouse Recognition:
Residents are invited at no charge to the Sunday, Presidents Welcoming Reception and the Western Section Night — as well as your spouse. Spouses of Residents will receive a badge and be able to utilize the Spouse Hospitality Lounge. (Value of $500)
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Important Dates & Info

  • September 17: Pre-Registration Deadline - NOW CLOSED
  • September 1: Hotel Room Reservation Cut-Off Date
  • CME Approved: Earn a max of 33.50 AMA PRA Category 1 credits™