Welcome to the inaugural kidney and bladder cancer workshop

Following the success of the inaugural 2010 meeting, we are pleased to convene the second
National Bladder and Kidney Symposium, 9-11th February 2012 in Melbourne. This is a
multidisciplinary meeting exploring updates in diagnosis and management of these conditions. In
addition to a faculty of local urologists, medical oncologists, and radiation oncologists, we are
delighted to announce the following international guests:
Professor Urs Studer, Berne, Switzerland
Professor Michael Blute, Massachusets, USA
Dr James Porter, Seattle USA
Professor Mary Gospodarowicz, Toronto, Canada
The program will consist of:
- plenary sessions
- case discussions
- state of the art lectures
- Surgical workshop on bladder cancer (Professor Studer)
- A breakfast session for urological nurses to discuss aspects of management pre- and postbladder cancer treatment
We look forward to welcoming you to Melbourne for what we hope will be a high quality and
productive scientific exchange.
Dr Daniel Moon and A/Prof Declan Murphy