Welcome from the Chair
It is with great honor that I assume the role of Chair of the MDS European Section and I greatly look forward to working with all of our members in Europe through 2015 and beyond. Read more
Summer & Winter Schools for Young Neurologists
A major attraction of the MDS-ES Summer and Winter Schools is that students are given an opportunity to examine at least 12 different patients with a Movement Disorder, each under the supervision of an international Movement Disorders expert.
- Read the 2013 Winter School Course Report from Tartu, Estonia
- Read the 2013 Summer School Course Report from London, United Kingdom
- Read the 2013 Summer School Course Report from Nijmegen, The Netherlands
MDS-ES Funding of Local Education Programs
To apply for MDS-ES support for your local education activities, please access the following online forms:
- MDS Visiting Professor Program
- European Education Fund for the Developing World
- MDS Ambassador Program
MDS-ES has a formal relationship with the European Federation of Neurological Societies, and runs the EFNS/MDS-ES Scientist Panel on Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders. For more information about panel activities and European disease management recommendations click on the following links:
You are a member of the European Section, and may apply for MDS-ES programs if you are based in the following countries:
Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Armenia , Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Libya.
Also: Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Vatican City, West Bank and Gaza.
Review: Functional movement disorders are not uncommon in the elderly (June 2013)
Review: Decreased olfactory bulb volume in idiopathic Parkinson's disease detected by 3.0-Tesla magnetic resonance imaging (November 2012)
Review: Functional immaturity of cortico-basal ganglia networks in Gilles de la Tourette syndrome (June 2012)
The mission of the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society-European Section (MDS-ES) is to represent and promote the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society (MDS) and its mission in Europe. Click here to read the objectives of the MDS-ES.