Education Committee


Wassilios Meissner

Ron Postuma


MDS Staff Liaison: Sharon Baudry

Committee Purpose
To build a continuous, free-standing, education program to support physicians and other healthcare professionals around the world in their treatment of patients living with Movement Disorders; guide the International Executive Committee (IEC) in activities related to educating the professional and lay public on various aspects of Movement Disorders; and develop educational programs and enduring materials on Movement Disorders.

Committee’s mandate priorities for 2015-2017:

  • Develop educational courses
  • Enhance educational offerings on the website
  • Provide educational courses from the MDS Congress as "independent" regional courses

Committee Members
Ellen L. Air
Jawad Bajwa
Kelvin Chou
Robert Erro
Giovanni Fabbrini
Han-Joon Kim
Monica Kurtis
Sylvia Liew
John O'Sullivan
Santiago Perez-Lloret
Mayela Rodriguez-Violante
Ali Shalash
Per Svenningsson
Gertrúd Tamás
Ai Huey Tan

Ad Hoc Members
Charles Adler
Susan Fox
Jennifer Goldman
Irene Litvan
Hui Fang Shang
Pille Taba
Thiago Cardoso Vale