Past Activities
Neuroimaging in Movement Disorders: Focus on PD

Neuroimaging in Movement Disorders: Focus on PD

Program and Faculty

Course Program

9:00- 9:15 Welcome and Introduction
Per Svenningsson
9:15- 10:00 Diagnostic Challenges in Parkinson's Disease
Per Svenningsson
10:00- 10:45 DAT Imaging in Parkinson's Disease and Atypical Parkinsonism
Andrea Varrone
10:45- 11:00 Break
11:00-11:45 Imaging of Dopamine Receptors and Protein Aggregation
Lars Farde
11:45-12:30 MR-based Imaging: Principles, Data Acquisition and Image Analysis
Mikael Skorpil
12:30-13:30 Lunch
13:30-15:30 Small group workshops:
Patient Selection, Imaging set-up, Visual Image Analysis and Quantification, Illustrative Case Studies

Lars Farde, Stephane Lehéricy, Martin Paucar, Mikael Skorpil, Per Svenningsson, Andrea Varrone, Per Svenningsson, Eric Westman
15:30-16:30 Hot Topics and Future Applications of Imaging Approaches in Parkinson's Disease and Atypical Parkinsonism
Stephane Lehéricy
16:30 Closing remarks
Per Svenningsson

Course Directors

Per Svenningsson • Stockholm, Sweden
Andrea Varrone • Stockholm, Sweden

Course Faculty

Lars Farde - Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Martin Paucar - Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Stephane Lehéricy - University Pierre and Marie Curie, Paris, France
Mikael Skorpil - Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Eric Westman – Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden