From May 18 to 21, the annual meeting of the American Urological Association (AUA) was held in San Francisco, USA. As the world’s most influential urological academic conference, AUA focused on the research progress and technical guidelines of urology within this year and attracted more than 16,000 professionals from over 100 countries and regions to be present there.
Together Prof. Wang Zengjun, Prof. Song Ninghong and Prof. Li Jie from Urology Department of our hospital participated in this AUA Annual Meeting. Prof. Wang Zengjun’s article titled Laparoscopic Retroperitoneal Lymphatic Cystectomy: Experience of Clinical Application and Prof. Song Ninghong’s article entitled ALDH1A3 Drives Prostate Cancer to Develop as Secretary Phenotype were selected for poster presentation by the Conference; Lu Qiang’s article named Application of Pelvic Peritonealization Technology in Rapid Rehabilitation Therapy for Patients with Radical Cystectomy and Li Jie’s article titled Androgen sensitive gene TRIM36 enhances the sensitivity of anti-androgen to prostate cancer by inhibiting MAPK/ERK signaling pathway were accepted for the oral presentation.
Through the opportunity to participate in the AUA, the experts from Urology Department of our hospital actively discussed the cooperation with the experts from the top hospitals in the United States to support the continued development of our department. This time, Prof. Wang Zengjun had an extensive and in-depth exchange of view and exchanged ideas on clinical and scientific research cooperation with Prof Jun Luo from the Department Urology of Johns Hopkins Hospital and Prof. Li Qiang from the Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center in order to lay the foundation for further exchanges in the future.