International Academy of Pelvic Surgery

Dedicated to Improving the Skills and Knowledge of the Pelvic Surgeon.

Master Lecture Series

The Editors of IAPS are organizing a series of "Master Lecturers" by recognized experts in Ob/Gyn and Urology. These lectures last from 30 – 50 minutes and are in Grand Rounds format with accompanying Power Point slides. Members will have the option of getting CME credit with each lecture. New lectures will be added monthly with each edition of the on-line journal.

  • Diagnosis and Management of Life Threatening Postpartum Hemorrhage
    Baha M Sibai, MD.
    Diagnosis and Management of Life Threatening Postpartum Hemorrhage by Baha M Sibai MD, Professor, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.
  • Anatomy of Pelvic Support: Part I - Part II
    Matthew D. Barber, MD, MHS, Cleveland Clinic.
    In this lecture, Dr. Barber discusses basic and advanced concepts of pelvic anatomy, especially as it relates to pelvic organ and vaginal support.
  • Neuromodulation for Refractory Voiding Dysfunction
    Sandip Vasavada, MD.
    In this lecture, Dr. Vasavada discusses the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment options for refractory urge and voiding dysfunction. Techniques and the various steps of Sacral Nerve Stimulation are described in detail.
  • Surgical Therapy for Stress Urinary Incontinence
    Mark D. Walters, MD
    Dr. Walters describes the common surgical treatments for female stress urinary incontinence, including Burch colposuspension, pubovaginal slings, and both retropubic and transobturator mid-urethral slings. Studies addressing the comparative effectiveness and complication rates of Burch and slings are presented.