SIU Academy is a digital learning resource for urologists. All you need is a computer and an internet connection to get access to clinical case studies, electronic annotated publications, live surgeries, Congress materials and more.

Access to SIU Academy is currently free for all urologists who register for a limited time. SIU members are automatically registered.  For more information, please see the "How to access the portal" section below.


SIU@U

Can’t join us in Glasgow? You can still be part of the SIU 2014 Congress.
A simple, user-friendly web platform that offers online access to key plenaries, CME credits, a virtual Exhibit Hall, and other unique content from the Congress.
Free for all Urologists – Click here to register now!”



Feature of the Week

View our Latest Expert Reviews on SIU Academy  
 

Expert Review by Dr. Sero Andonian (Canada)
Re: Dissolution Therapy versus Shock Wave Lithotripsy for Radiolucent Renal Stones in Children: A Prospective Study. 
Elderwy AA et al. J Urol. 2014 May;191(5 Suppl):1491-5. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2013.10.060. [Epub 2014 Mar 26.]


Expert Review by Dr. Stephen Williams and Dr. Ashish Kamat (United States)
Re: Randomized Trial of Narrow-band Versus White-light Cystoscopy for Restaging (Second-look) Transurethral Resection of Bladder Tumors. 
Harry W. Herr. Eur Urol. 2014 Jul 17. pii: S0302-2838(14)00623-X. doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2014.06.049. [Epub ahead of print] 

Expert Review by Dr. Pilar Laguna (The Netherlands)
Re: Commentary on Incidence of Complications Other than Urinary Incontinence or Erectile Dysfunction After Radical Prostatectomy or Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer: a Population-based Cohort Study. 
Robert K Nam, et al. Lancet Oncol. 2014 Feb;15(2):223-31. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(13)70606-5. [Epub 2014 Jan 17]


Expert Review by Dr. Michael Rink (Germany)
Re: How to Select the First-line TKI of Choice in Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma? – Results of the PISCES Study.
Bernard Escudier et al. J Clin Oncol. 2014 May 10;32(14):1412-8. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2013.50.8267. [Epub 2014 Mar 31].


Log in to the portal to view their Expert Reviews and update your knowledge. Take the post-test after reading each of these reviews and contact your accreditation body to claim self-learning CME credits.


Don’t forget to join us for the SIU Academy Awards Presentation

When: Monday, October 13th at 4:30 PM 
Where: Exhibit Hall of the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC) – uTech Bar 

Click here for more information. 



 Earn CME Credits with our Newly Accredited Clinical Case Study


Want to expand your knowledge on management of male LUTS and concomitant ED? Log in to SIU Academy and search for the Accredited Course in the Type of Content tab to complete this case study today!


The AIM: on Male LUTS and ED case study is accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) for 1 European CME credit (ECMEC). See more details on the CME accreditation below.



The “AIM: on Male LUTS and ED - Assess, Investigate and Manage Your Patients with Male Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS) and Erectile Dysfunction (ED)”,  made available on “ http://academy.siu-urology.org/siu/2013/casestudy/48760/” and organized by “Société Internationale d’Urologie”,  is accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME)  to provide the following CME activity for medical specialists.

The “AIM: on Male LUTS and ED - Assess, Investigate and Manage Your Patients with Male Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS) and Erectile Dysfunction (ED)", made available on “http://academy.siu-urology.org/siu/2013/casestudy/48760/” and organized by “Société Internationale d’Urologie”,  is awarded “1” European CME credits (ECMEC's).

Each medical specialist should claim only those credits that he/she actually spent in the educational activity. The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS). Only those e-learning materials that are displayed on the UEMS-EACCME website have formally been accredited.


This activity was made possible  by SIU’s corporate sponsor, Lilly.

Testimonials

“A detailed, up-to-date discussion of medical treatment options for one of the most common clinical problems in Urology. Based on the best current evidence, presented in a clinically relevant format that makes learning easy and interesting.”
Prof. Chris Heyns, South Africa

“This case and the information linked to it provide a comprehensive but clinically relevant overview of drug therapy for BPH. The case is structured logically and is easy to follow. Various multimedia components are integrated to keep it interesting.”
Dr. Peter Black, Canada

 

How to access the portal: 

Online: Haven’t signed up for SIU Academy yet? Register for full access to SIU Academy by clicking here
SIU members can use their existing username and password to access the site. Forgot your password? Please click here

Via your mobile device: Visit the Talks on the Go website for more information on how to download the "Talks on the Go" app from your tablet or cell phone and log in using your username and password.

SIU makes every effort to protect your privacy. Access to SIU Academy is provided to all SIU members and registered users only. Registration is free to anyone interested and access will be free until after the 2013 SIU Congress.


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