30th Congress of the ESPU
April 24-27th, 2019 - Lyon, France

Pre-Congress Seminar on Urethral Reconstruction

URETHRA2019 posterA 1-day seminar on urethral reconstruction is planned on April 23rd 2019, just before the start of the ESPU meeting.

Some world urological experts will discuss urethral reconstruction in hypospadias, epispadias, urethral trauma, urethral duplication and urethral substitution.
This meeting will take place at the congress centre.

We look forward to welcome you all for this challenging Seminar.

Marc-David Leclair
Pierre Mouriquand
Centre National de Référence Maladies Rares de l’Appareil Urinaire (MAVRU)



08.15 : Introduction : Pierre Mouriquand, Marc-David Leclair

Moderator : Philip Ransley

08.30-09.00 :     The construction of the urethra : Embryology and failures : Aurore Bouty
09.00-09.30 :     The function and the dysfunction of the urethra : Peter Cuckow
09.30-10.15 :     Urethral duplication : Alaa El Ghoneimi
                           Practical experience with Y-duplication : Bashir Ahmed

10.15-10.45 : Coffee

Moderator : Gianantonio Manzoni

10.45-11.15 :     Anterior hypospadias at a paediatric age : Gianantonio Manzoni
11.15-11.45 :     Posterior hypospadias at a paediatric age : Pierre Mouriquand
11.45-12.15 :     Hypospadias in adults : Margit Fisch
12.15-13.00 :     Discussion

13.00-14.00 : Lunch

Moderator : Marc-David Leclair

14.00-14.30 :     The urethra in epispadiac and exstrophy patients : Marc-David Leclair
14.30-15.00 :     Traumatic urethral stricture : Sajid Sultan
15.00-15.30 :     Long-term complications of the reconstructed urethra : Nicolas Morel-Journel

15.30-16.00 : Coffee

Moderator : Peter Cuckow

16.00-16.30 :     Urethra and phalloplasty : Piet Hoebeke / Nicolas Morel-Journel
16.30-17.00 :     Tissue engineering and urethra : Mohamed Kajbafzadeh
17.00-17.30 :     Final discussion and closure of the meeting



The registration fee is 150 €

The registration includes: Lunch and coffee breaks

Registration procedure:

  1. To register to the URETHRA 2019 seminar please go to the 'Pre-register' page and create your account. You will receive an email with a link to activate your account.
  2. Please sign in with your email address and password. Go to the "Pre-register" tab, accept the terms of the contract and complete your registration.
  3. Please select your rate, options and payment.

Contact information

Seminar Organization :

University Lyon 1
Cellule Congrès - URETHRA 2019
Batiment Géode
43, bd du 11 Novembre 1918
69622 Villeurbanne Cedex

Phone: +33 (0) 4 72 43 35 62

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