November 2012

MDS Website News

UDysRS Training Program & Exercise Now Online

The Movement Disorder Society has established a Training Program & Exercise for use of the Unified Dyskinesia Rating Scale.

Like the MDS-UPDRS program, this tool allows participants to learn about the use of the scale, see examples of a rater administering the test to patients, and to view examples of the rating items. Go to the UDysRS Training Program & Exercise.

Reviews of Movement Disorders Publications

MDS is pleased to now offer reviews of Movement Disorders publications on the MDS website.

In the coming months, look for more reviews by MDS members on the homepage. Be sure to also visit the MDS Bookstore to purchase Movement Disorders publications. Each purchase from this section benefits MDS and helps further the mission of the Society!

Quick Opinion Please: Join the Discussion

Interested in viewing video cases from your colleagues? Or do you have a case you'd like to share? Then take a few moments to visit Quick Opinion Please.

This discussion forum features unique patient cases from around the world.  Members are encouraged to share their opinions about the cases. Join the discussion or submit your case here. (Members Only)

New Congress Website
a Valuable Resource
for 2013 Scientific Meeting

In order to help facilitate your planning for the next International Congress in Sydney, Australia, June 16-20, 2013, the Society has now launched a dedicated Congress website. Information on registration, housing, traveling to Sydney, and abstract submissions may be found at Check back often for updates in the coming weeks!

Tweet Your News and Updates to MDS Followers on Twitter!

The Society is now being followed around the world by more than 1,000 individuals and organizations on Twitter.

You may follow MDS on Twitter using the handle @movedisorder. Stay informed daily on the latest news and research in the field of Movement Disorders.

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