Education Committee

Charles H. Adler


Wassilios Meissner

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
Roongroj Bhidayasiri
Kelvin Chou
Mark Edwards
Lawrence Elmer
Giovanni Fabbrini
Stewart Factor
Thomas Foltynie
Emilia Gatto
Janis Miyasaki
John O'Sullivan
Ron Postuma
Maria Rodriguez-Oroz
Mayela Rodriguez-Violante
Laura Silveira-Moriyama
Per Svenningsson


Ad Hoc Members
Angelo Antonini
Joaquim Ferreira
Susan Fox
Jennifer Goldman
Shen-Yang Lim
Lars Timmerman
Thiago Vale