The Virtual Platform includes session streaming, a virtual exhibition, an attendee news feed to post comments & photos, live Q&A, and the ability to interact with fellow attendees and sponsors via instant messaging, and to engage in seamless video meetings.
Click here to download a graphical overview of the programme and here to download the conference programme.
There will be up to five streams playing content at various times each day. All sessions will have Q&A available throughout, where delegates can ask questions and engage in further debate.
Once a session has finished, the content will be moved to the "Watch it Again" area on the virtual platform for delegates to view at a later stage. Session recordings will be available to view for up to 12 months.
For further guidance on the Virtual Platform features, download the How-To-Guide. The meeting platform will include:
- Live Streaming of Sessions
- Activity Challenge
- Virtual Exhibition
- Interactive Home Feed – Share Comments & Photos
- Discussion & Comments Area
- Augmented Reality
- Dynamic & Exciting Programme
- Virtual 1:1 or Group Meetings
- Ability to Watch for 12 Months
Join in the Activity Challenge, running between 21 & 23 June 2021, and complete tasks on the virtual platform to earn points for a chance to win prizes - including a pair of Apple AirPods. Download the Activity Challenge How-To-Guide.
Abstracts will be published in the Conference Edition of the Journal of Clinical Urology ( JCU), and are now available on the Journal website by clicking here. You can also click here to download a PDF of the BAUS 2021 abstracts
BAUS Medals & Awards
These will be presented on-line between 12.30 & 13.00hr on Tuesday 22 June 2021. The recipients of the 2021 awards are:
|St Paul's Medal
||DR MANI MENON, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, USA
Citation by Professor Prokar Dasgupta, Guy's and St Thomas’s NHS Trust
|St Peter's Medal
||PROFESSOR HOWARD KYNASTON, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff
Citation by Mr Owen Hughes, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff
|BAUS Gold Medal
||MR ANDREW DICKINSON, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth
Citation by Miss Jo Cresswell, Vice-President of BAUS and James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough
|Karl Storz Golden Telescope
||PROFESSOR BHASKAR SOMANI, University Hospital, Southampton
Citation by Professor Ghulam Nabi, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee
|John Anderson Award
||PROFESSOR SRI SRIPRASAD, Darent Valley Hospital, Dartford, Kent
Citation by Mr Wasim Mahmalji, Hereford County Hospital
|Certificate of Distinction
||MR LUKE GORDON, Boston Scientific
Citation by Mr Oliver Wiseman, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge
You can view all previous recipients of these awards by clicking here.
CPD Accreditation & Certification
BAUS 2021 Virtual has been accredited with 6 CME points for each day (i.e. a total of 18 points for the full meeting). Certificates of attendance will be emailed automatically to delegates from Monday 28 June 2021 onwards.
Teaching & Skills Courses
All Teaching and Skills Courses will be pre-recorded and uploaded on the BAUS 2021 Virtual Platform. They will remain available to view, on demand, for 12 months. The following courses will have a Live Q&A session on Wednesday 23 June, 15.30-18.00:
- Research Methodology;
- Management of Andrological Emergencies;
- Genomics for Urologists;
- Optimising Bladder Cancer Care - a “Real-World” Masterclass; and
- Good Urodynamics Practice.
Certificates for Teaching & Skills courses will only be issued to those who complete the relevant assessment form, and obtain a pass mark of 80% or higher