Department of Urology Grand Rounds: Samir Merheb, MD

The University of Florida Department of Urology invites you to attend Grand Rounds:

Wednesday, April 12, 2023
7:00 am – 8:00 am
Urology Conference Room M2-203C

“Mini PCNL: Does Size Matter?”

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Samir Merheb, MD
University of Florida
Department of Urology


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

  • Review guidelines, outcomes, and complications of standard percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL)
  • Define minimally invasive PCNL and describe various treatment modalities including “mini, super mini, ultra-mini and micro”
  • Compare minimally invasive techniques to current guideline recommendations for adult and pediatric populations.


Dr. Merheb has disclosed that he has no relevant financial relationships. 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. 

For additional information, contact Stephanie Stenner at 352/273-8634 or e-mail 

Section # 2115 

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