Live Activities
Deep Brain Stimulation for Movement Disorders - London

Proposed Program

DAY 1
13:00 – 13:15 Registration and introduction
Patricia Limousin
13.15 – 14.00
General introduction to deep brain stimulation – Neurology and neurosurgery aspects
 Ludvic Zrinzo
14.00 – 14.15 Discussion
14.15 – 14.45 Introduction to the programming of DBS systems
Jens Volkmann
14.45 – 15.00 Discussion
15.00 – 15.30 Break
15.30 – 16.30 DBS for dystonia
Jens Volkmann
16.30 – 16.45 Discussion
16.45 – 17.45 DBS for tremor
Rob de Bie
17.45 – 18.00 Discussion
18.00 Adjourn
DAY 2
09.00 – 10.00 DBS for Parkinson's disease
 Paul Krack
10.00 – 10.30 Postoperative management/trouble shooting
Patricia Limousin
10.30 – 10.45 Discussion
10.45 – 11.15 Break
11.15 – 12.00 DBS targets and alternative advanced treatment cases discussion
Tom Foltynie
12.00 – 13.00 Small group sessions with 1-2 DBS patients to discuss:
  • Treatment course
  • Postoperative management problems
  • Stimulation settings
13.00 Adjourn

Course Directors
Patricia Limousin (London, United Kingdom)
Rob M. A. de Bie - Co-Director (Amsterdam, Netherlands)

Confirmed Course Faculty
Tom Foltynie (London, United Kingdom)
Paul Krack (Grenoble, France)
Jens Volkmann (Wuerzburg, Germany)
Ludvic Zrinzo (London, United Kingdom)

Venue

University College London, Institute of Neurology
Queen Square
London, WC1N 3BG