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Treatment of Parkinson's Disease: Past, Present and Future

The Treatment of Parkinson's Disease: Past, Present and Future

March 21-22, 2014
Intercontinental Miami Hotel
Miami, FL, USA

Continuing Medical Education Information

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Learning Objectives

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

  • Understand the history of development of levodopa
  • Recognize the complications of the use of levodopa in Parkinson's disease
  • Understand clinical and surgical management of complications of the use of levodopa in Parkinson's disease
  • Identify and discuss disease modifying strategies in PD
  • Understand experimental therapies in development for Parkinson's disease

Recommended Audience

This course is intended for Movement Disorders specialists, as well as general neurologists, residents and fellows who have an interest in movement disorders.

Disclaimers

CME/CPD

The International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society designates this educational activity for a maximum of 13.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Educational Disclaimer

The primary purpose of MDS programming is to provide educational opportunities that enhance patient care. Information presented, as well as publications, technologies, products and/or services discussed are intended to inform attendees about the knowledge, techniques and experiences of physicians who are willing to share such information with colleagues. A diversity of opinions exists in the medical field, and the views of the workshop’s faculty are offered solely for educational purposes. Faculty members’ views do not represent those of the MDS and do not constitute endorsement by MDS. MDS disclaims any and all liability for all claims which may result from the use of information, publications, products and/or services discussed at this program.

Faculty’s Disclosure of Commercial Relationships

It is the policy of MDS to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all MDS sponsored educational activities.  All persons in control of content in any MDS sponsored activity are required to disclose to MDS and the activity audience all financial relationships with any commercial interest.  Such persons include, but are not limited to: planning committee members, faculty, medical writers, and MDS staff.