International Congress

Delegates make their way to sessions at the 20th International Congress in Berlin, Germany, June 2016. Photo: Jens JeskeAbout the International Congress

The International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society (MDS) gathers thousands of the field's clinicians, researchers, trainees and industry supporters on an annual basis at its International Congress of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders.

The 21st International Congress takes place in Vancouver, BC, Canada, June 4-8, 2017. View past and future International Congresses.


The purpose of the MDS International Congress is to share ideas, encourage interest among all those involved in the care and research of Movement Disorders, to participate in the activities of MDS and to advance the related clinical and scientific discipline.

Target audience

The target audience includes clinicians, researchers, post-doctoral fellows, medical residents and medical students with an interest in the current research and approaches for the diagnosis and treatment of Movement Disorders.

Contact Us

International Secretariat
555 E. Wells Street Suite 1100
Milwaukee WI 53202 USA
Tel: +1 414-276-2145
Fax: +1 414-276-3349