European Section
2nd Annual European Winter School for Young Neurologists

MDS-ES Winter School 2013 Program

Friday, March 1-Sunday, March 3
Tartu, Estonia

Venue: Tartu University Hospital, Puusepa 8, Tartu Estonia

  • Lectures: Linkberg auditorium, Pussepa 8, D-Building
  • Patient Demonstrations and "Bring Your Own Patient" Sessions: 1st Floor, A-Building
  • Brain Sections and Introductory Lecture: Anatomical Theatre, Room 1024, Biomedical Centre, Ravila 19
DAY 1 Friday March 01, 2013
PARKINSONISM
08:30 - 09:00 Bus transfer from the hotel to Tartu University Hospital
09:00 - 09:10 Welcome to the Winter School
Pille Taba, Tartu, Estonia
Joaquim Ferreira, Lisbon, Portugal
Marie Vidailhet, Paris, France
09:10 - 09:40 Approach to the patient with movement disorders - Andrew Lees, London, UK
09:40 - 10:10 Parkinson's disease: diagnosis, clinical features and progression - Susanne A. Schneider, Kiel, Germany
10:10 - 10:40 Non-motor symptoms of Parkinson's disease - Paolo Barone, Naples, Italy
10:40 - 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 - 11:30 Pharmacological treatment of Parkinson's disease - Joaquim Ferreira, Lisbon, Portugal
11:30 - 12:00 Surgical treatment of Parkinson's disease - Toomas Asser, Tartu, Estonia
12:00 - 12:30 Atypical parkinsonism - Vladimir Kostic, Belgrade, Serbia
12:30 - 13:00 Cognitive changes in PD and atypical parkinsonisms - Eduardo Tolosa, Barcelona, Spain
13:00 - 13:30 Coffee break
13:30 - 15:05 Patients: 10 groups with 4-5 members in each, 5 rounds (15 min for a patient + 5 min turnaround)
15:05 - 15:50 Lunch
15:50 - 17:25 Patients: 10 groups, 5 rounds (15 min for a patient + 5 min turnaround)
17:30 Transfer from the hospital to the hotel
19:00 Walking tour in Tartu from the hotel lobby
20:00 Video dinner - in the Dorpat Conference Centre, with a round table discussion of cases
DAY 2, Saturday March 02, 2013
HYPERKINETIC DISORDERS
08:30 - 09:30 Bus transfer from the hotel to Tartu University Hospital
09:00 - 09:30 Tremor - Carlo Colosimo, Rome, Italy
09:30 - 10:00 Jerky movement disorders: myoclonus, tics and chorea - Niall Quinn, London, UK
10:00 - 10:30 Dystonias - Marie Vidailhet, Paris, France
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 - 11:30 Imaging of movement disorders – Angelo Antonini, Venice, Italy 
11:30 - 12:30 Bring your own case: 10 groups (4-5 participants per group)
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch
13:30 - 15:05 Parallel 1. Patients: 5 groups, 5 rounds (15 min for a patient + 5 min turnaround)
Parallel 2. Brain section: 5 groups together - Tamas Revesz, London, UK
  • The neuropathology of Parkinson's disease (13:30-14:00)
  • Brain section in the Anatomical Theatre (14:00-15:05)
15:05 - 15:45 Turn around and coffee break
15:45 - 17:20 Parallel 1. Brain section: 5 groups together - Tamas Revesz, London, UK
  • The neuropathology of Parkinson's disease (15:45 - 16:15)
  • Brain section in the Anatomical Theatre (16:15-17:20)
Parallel 2. Patients: 5 groups, 5 rounds (15 min for a patient + 5 min turnaround)
17:30 Transfer from the hospital to the hotel
19:15 Transfer to the dinner at Pühajärve Restaurant, Otepää
DAY 3 Sunday March 03, 2013
COMPLEX ISSUES IN MOVEMENT DISORDERS
08:30 - 09:00 Bus transfer from the hotel to Tartu University Hospital
09:00 - 09:30 Gait disorders - Evzen Ruzicka, Prague, Czech Republic
09:30 - 10:00 Sleep and movement disorders - Markku Partinen, Helsinki, Finland
10:00 - 10:30 Psychogenic movement disorders - Kailash Bhatia, London, UK
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 - 11:30 Secondary movement disorders - Pille Taba, Tartu, Estonia
11:30 - 12:30 Selected video presentations of students
12:30 - 13:00 Winter school in review
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 Bus transfer to Tallinn Airport