Basic Scientists Summer School

Basic Scientists Summer School

Taipei - July 13-15, 2014


Onsite Registration will be accepted! Please contact Megan Daniels if you plan to attend.

Course Description

This course is aimed to confront the next generation of basic scientists and young clinicians with the latest advances of preclinical disciplines in movement disorders. The goal of this course is to create a common language and generate ideas that will allow development of new translational projects developed by the next generation of researchers in movement disorders.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to accomplish the following:

  • Describe the etiology, pathophysiology and mechanisms of neurodegeneration  of movement disorders
  • Interact with basic scientists and movement disorders specialists
  • Understand how to write, review and submit a scientific paper
  • Analyze research articles and revise research projects
Recommended Audience

This course is intended for young neurology residents, movement disorders fellows, graduate students, post doctoral students and junior scientists all less than 40 years old.
*Attendees who submit research projects or unpublished manuscripts for group discussion will be considered with high priority to participate in the course.

Local Host Organizer

National Taiwan University, College of Medicine, Department of Neurology

Apply Now!

Application submission will close June 17, 2014.

Registration fees for accepted participants will be $150 USD for Members and $200 USD for Non-Members. Applicants will be notified by June 20, 2014, if they are accepted.

For more information, contact:

MDS Education