​The Department of Urology at the South-West Regional Health Authority, together with IVUMed and the Société Internationale d’Urologie, will be hosting two urology surgical workshops at the San Fernando General Hospital. These workshops will take place from October 31st  to November 4th, and from November 6th to 8th, 2017. Persons such as Professor Arthur L. Burnett II from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and Dr Kurt McCammon from the Eastern Virginia Medical School will conduct the first and second workshops respectively. These workshops will equip the staff and residents in the Urology Department, with an abundance of knowledge in the field of Urology.  They will also assist in clearing the backlog of urethral reconstruction, pelvic organ prolapse, incontinence and radical prostatectomy cases at the San Fernando General Hospital.​