European Section
MDS-ES Summer School for Young Neurologists

Program

Friday July 26th, 2013
8:15 to 8:45: Coffee Registration
8:45 to 9:00: Welcome
9:00 to 9:30: Approaches to movement disorders: How to examine a patient with Parkinson’s disease - Prof. Niall Quinn
9:30 to 10:00: An approach with patient hypokinetic movement disorder – Professor Kailash Bhatia
10:00 to 10:30: Evolution of PD motor and non-motor features - Dr. Fina Marti
10:30 to 11:00: Coffee Break
11:00 to 11:30: Pharmacological Treatment – Early onset and late onset of PD - Prof. Werner Poewe
11:30 to 12:00: Gait, balance disorders and their management - Prof. Bastiaan Bloem
12:00 to 12:30: DBS and other surgical treatment for PD – Dr. Tom Foltynie
12:30 to 13:00: Atypical Parkinsonism– Dr. Maria Stamelou
13:00 to 14:00: Lunch Break
14:00 to 14:30: Dystonia – Prof. Marie Vidailhet
14:30 to 15:00: Tremor – Prof. Kailash Bhatia
15:00 to 15:30: Chorea and Paroxysmal dyskinesia – Dr. Susanne Schneider
15:30 to 16:00: Coffee Break
16:00 to 16:30: Myoclonus and other jerks – Prof. Marina de Koning-Tijssen
16:30 to 17:00: Ataxia – Dr. Nick Wood
17:00 to 17:45: Examination session for next day
18:45 to 21:00: Opening dinner
 
Saturday July 27th, 2013


Participants will examine patients in groups of 6 under the guidance of an expert faculty member. Each participant will take the lead in at least one examination. Eight examination rooms will run concurrently with 25 minutes per examination.

9:00 to 9:25: Patient Examinations, Round 1
9:25 to 9:30: Rotation to the next examination room
9:30 to 9:55: Patient examination, Round 2
9:55 to 10:00: Rotation to the next examination room
10:00 to 10:25: Patient examination, Round 3
10:25 to 10:30 Rotation to next examination room
10:30 to 10:55: Patient examination, Round 4
10:50 to 11:00: Rotation to the next examination room
11:00 to 11:25: Patient examination, Round 5
11:25 to 11:30: Rotation to the next examination room
11:30 to 11:55: Patient examination, Round 6
11:55 to 12:00 Rotation to next examination room
12:00 to 12:25 Patient examination, Round 7
12:25 to 12:30 Rotation to next examination room
12:30 to 12:55: Patient examination, Round 8
13:00 to 14:00: Lunch at Verdi
14:30 to 15:30: Bring Your Own Patients:


Students present their videos to one faculty in small groups. The students who give the best presentation will be allocated 10 minutes on Sunday to give their presentations to the whole group. The students will then vote for the top presentation.  The winner will receive free registration to the 2014 MDS conference in Stockholm.

15:30 to 15:50: Coffee Break
15:50 to 17:00: Faculty Video Session - Faculty presents case presentations
17:00 to 18:30:

Canapé and champagne
Faculty meet to discuss the best video presentation.

18:00: Faculty will announce the 10 students who will do a presentation of their videos the following day.
 
Sunday July 28th, 2013
8:30 to 9:00: Psychogenic Movement Disorders - Prof. Bhatia
9:00 to 9:30: Botulinum toxins (Cranial, Cervical dystonia) – Dr. Carla Cordivari
9:30 to 10:00: Botulinum toxins for oromandibular dystonia (lips)- Dr. Santi Catania
10:00 to 10:30: Coffee Break
10:30 to 11:00: Imaging on movement disorders - Dr. David Brooks
11:00 to 12:40:

Presentation of the 10 students -
Students will decide the winners

12:40: Summer school review by students
13:00: Winner of the video presentation is announced
13:15: Lunch and departure