The Second Annual Congress of the Urology Department, TBRI and NOSM (Canada)
Sunday 27 October 2019
Under the auspices of Prof. Wafaa Kandeel, TBRI President and Prof. Tarek El-Leithy, Head of Urology Department and congress president, the Second Annual Congress of Urology Department, TBRI was held in collaboration with the Urology Division of North Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM), Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada during the period 24-25 October 2019 at Nile El Gezirah Sofitel Hotel- Cairo and TBRI venue. The keynotes Speakers were Prof. Hazem El-Mansy and Prof. Walid Shahrour, Urology Department at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre-Ontario. They shared their experience in management of 1.5 cm lower calyceal stones, in addition to mases technology and reframing the laws of physics in stone management. The scientific activities of the second day took place at TBRI premises and included live transmission from the operation rooms and four surgical procedures carried by Prof. Hazem El-Mansy and Prof. Walid Shahrour demonstrating valuable practical tips. Participants included the Heads of the Egyptian Urology Association, the Pan Arab Urology Association and the Director of the Egyptian Urology Fellowship Program, in addition to the Heads of the Urology Departments at the Egyptian Universities, Ministry of Health and Population and the Military Academy of Medicine. The congress was also attended by 65 Urologists and 20 candidates of the Egyptian Fellowship Program who were sponsored by the Urology Department of TBRI.