Evidence Based Medicine Update on Treatments for Parkinson’s Disease - Brazil

Evidence Based Medicine Update on Treatments for Parkinson’s Disease

Salvador da Bahia, Brazil - March 13, 2015


Course Overview

The Evidence Based Medicine Update on Treatments for Parkinson’s Disease will outline the concept of EBM and then present the findings from the recent reviews.  This will be followed by case scenarios thereby putting the theory into practice.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Explain the concept of evidence based medicine
  • List the treatments available for the management of motor and non-motor symptoms of Parkinson’s disease
  • Identify the role of each agent in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease as indicated by the evidence based review
  • Discuss the clinical applications of each treatment in the management of Parkinson’s disease
Recommended Audience

This course is intended for movement disorder neurologists, general neurologists, geriatricians, neurosurgeons, allied health professionals and neurologists-in-training. This course will be directed toward an English speaking South and Central American audience.


Bahia Othon Palace Hotel
Av. Oceanica 2294-Ondina
Salvador, 40170-010

Course Language Information

Each presentation will take place in either Portuguese, Spanish, or English.  All presentation visuals and course materials will be provided in English.  Please see the course program for details about the presentation languages.

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Registration deadline:
February 27, 2015

Registration includes entrance to all sessions, course materials, catering and 1-year associate membership for eligible non-members.  To find out more about associate membership or eligibility, please visit the Associate Membership Webpage.

Member/Junior Participant/Waived Dues Rate rate: $50 USD*

Non-member rate: $60 USD

*Please note that only MDS members with Student, Resident or Waived Dues Membership status are eligible for the Junior Participant/Waived Dues Rate.

Refund Policy:  For cancellation 2 weeks in advance of a course, the registration fee will be 100% refunded, minus a $25 administrative fee.  For cancellation within 2 weeks of a course, the registration fee is not refundable.

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MDS Education