Past Activities
De Novo Parkinson’s Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment

 Program

San Francisco, CA - September 13, 2008

MORNING SESSION
8:15 Welcome and Introduction
Oksana Suchowersky, MD, FRCPC, FCCMG
8:30 Clinical Diagnosis of PD – Pearls and Pitfalls
Stephen G. Reich, MD
9:00 Diagnostic Testing in PD: Is it Useful?
Joel S. Perlmutter, MD
9:30 Prognosis
Theresa A. Zesiewicz, MD
10:00 Break
10:15 Case Studies – Diagnostic Challenges in PD and Parkinsonism
Faculty
12:00 Lunch
AFTERNOON SESSION
1:00 Symptomatic Treatment of PD
William Weiner, MD
1:30
Neuroprotection in PD: How Practice Parameters Help Us in Determining Treatment
Gary S. Gronseth, MD
2:30 The Role of Alternative Therapy
Oksana Suchowersky, MD, FRCPC, FCCMG
3:15 Break
3:30 Case Studies – Treatment in PD
Faculty
5:00 Closing Remarks
Oksana Suchowersky, MD, FRCPC, FCCMG