The 2022 David M. Drylie, MD Visiting Professorship Lecture & UroGators Alumni Weekend | October 6 – 8, 2022

The University of Florida Department of Urology Welcomes the
2022 David M. Drylie, MD Visiting Professor

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Seth Paul Lerner, MD, FACS

Professor Urology, Baylor College of Medicine
Beth and Dave Swalm Chair in Urologic Oncology
Director of Urologic Oncology
Director of the Multidisciplinary Bladder Cancer Program
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Schedule of Events

Thursday, October 6, 2022
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Dinner with Dr. Seth Lerner and UF Urology Residents
Amelia’s Italian Restaurant
Behind the Hippodrome, 235 S Main St, Suite 107, Gainesville, FL 

Friday, October 7, 2022
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Bladder Preservation for Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer
2022 Visiting Professor Lecture with Dr. Seth Lerner
UF Health Shands Shands Auxiliary Conference Center
(The Auxiliary Conference Center is located at the UF Health Shands Cancer Hospital Atrium, to the right of main entrance)
1515 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 


Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to: 

1.   Define and describe the standard of care of neoadjuvant chemotherapy plus radical cystectomy
2.   Define the role of trimodal therapy as a standard of care treatment option
3.   Define the rationale for combining chemoradiation with immunotherapy
4.   Describe the data for neoadjuvant chemotherapy prior to radiation and the potential role for chemotherapy alone for bladder preservation 


Dr. Lerner  has disclosed the following:  Research Support—Endo, FDK, JBL (SWOG), QED Therapuetics, UroGen, Vaxiion, Veientia; Consultant—Aura Bioscience, BMS, C2iGenomics, FerGene, Genentech, Merck, Pfizer/EMD Serono, Stimit, UroGen, Vaxiion, Verify; Stock Shareholder—C2iGenomics-Options; Other—Patent TCGA Molecular Subtype Classifier.  Planning committee member Vincent Bird, MD has disclosed that he is a consultant for Boston Scientific. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose. Conflict of interest information for the CME Advisory Committee members can be found on the following website: All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated. 


The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.   


The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1
Credit™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Section # 2115 

Friday, October 7, 2022
6:00 pm  –  8:00 pm

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2022 UF Urology Visiting Professor/UroGators Alumni Society Welcome Reception Honoring
Robert C. Newman, MD, Professor Emeritus
UroGators Alumni Society Golden Gator Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient

Blue Gill Quality Food
1310 SW 13th St, Gainesville, FL
Free parking is available on the first floor of the parking garage above the restaurant, as well as the adjacent UF Health Heart & Vascular Hospital garage, in any spot not marked for valet. 

Attire: Business Casual

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Saturday, October 8, 2022
8:30 am

2022 UroGators Alumni Society Homecoming Tailgate
Reitz Union North Lawn | Tent Number 19
Tailgate open until 1 hour after game | Food & beverage provided until 1:30 pm

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12:00 pm

Missouri Tigers vs Florida Gators (Homecoming)
“The Swamp”
Steve Spurrier-Florida Field at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium

The 2022 David M. Drylie, MD Visiting Professorship Lecture is sponsored by the University of Florida Department of Urology UroGators Alumni Society. For information on how you can support this lectureship, please click here.

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