Parkinson's Disease Educational Course for Industry Professionals - Course Program

Course Program

Course Directors

Charles H. Adler, MD, PhD
Professor of Neurology, Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center
Mayo Clinic Arizona
 
Joaquim Ferreira, MD, PhD
Professor of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine
University of Lisbon

Course Program
7:30 Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:20 Welcome and Introduction
Charles H. Adler, MD, PhD
8:30 Video Overview of Movement Disorders
Cynthia Comella, MD
9:00 What is Parkinson's Disease? Differential Diagnosis and Pathophysiology
Joaquim Ferreira, MD, PhD
9:30 Assessing the Parkinsonian Patient: Clinical, Laboratory, Imaging
Per Svenningsson, MD, PhD
10:00 Management of Early Parkinson's Disease: Disease-Modifying Treatments and Clinical Trial Design/Outcome Measures
Olivier Rascol, MD, PhD
10:30 Questions & Answers
10:45 Break
11:00 Management of Early Parkinson's Disease: Symptomatic Treatments and Outcome Measures
Charles H. Adler, MD, PhD
11:30 Patient and Caregiver Roundtable
Per Svenningsson, MD, PhD
12:15 Lunch
13:00 Management of Advanced Parkinson's Disease: Medical Treatments and Outcome Measures
Joaquim Ferreira, MD, PhD
13:30 Management of Advanced Parkinson's Disease: Surgical Treatments
Joachim Krauss, MD
14:00 Non-Motor Signs, Symptoms, and Assessment Tools in Patients with Parkinson's Disease
Cynthia Comella, MD
14:30 Questions & Answers
14:45 Biomarkers for Parkinson's Disease
Charles Adler, MD, PhD
15:15 Unmet Needs and Emerging Therapies for Parkinson's Disease
Olivier Rascol, MD, PhD
15:45 Questions & Answers

 

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