Pan American Section
Pan American School for Young Neurologists

School for Young Neurologists Program

DAY 1 - HYPOKINETIC DISORDERS
Friday, October 28, 2011

MORNING SESSION
8:00-8:45 Bus transfer to the Clinical Center
8:45-9:00 Welcome from the Directors
9:00-9:20 Overview of Hypokinetic Disorders – Phenomenology and Examination
9:20-9:50 Parkinson’s Disease: Clinical Features and Disease Progression
9:50-10:10 Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP) and Corticobasal Degeneration (CBD)
10:10-10:30 Multiple System Atrophy (MSA)
10:30-10:50 Secondary Parkinsonisms
10:50-11:10 Break
11:10-11:30 Parkinson’s Disease, Early Medical Management
11:30-11:50 Parkinson’s Disease with Motor Complications: Management
11:50-12:30 Question and Answer Session
12:30-14:00 Lunch Break
AFTERNOON SESSION
14:00-18:00 Patient Examination Session – Hypokinetic Patients

DAY 2 - HYPERKINETIC DISORDERS
Saturday, October 29, 2011

MORNING SESSION
8:00-8:45 Bus Transfer to the Clinical Center
8:40-9:00 Overview of Hyperkinetic Disorders Phenomenology and Examination
9:00-9:20 Huntington’s Disease
9:20-9:40 Other Choreas
9:40-10:00 Tremors
10:00-10:20 Tics and Tourette
10:20-10:40 Dystonia
10:40-11:00 Break
11:00-11:20 Ataxia
11:20-12:30 "Bring Your Own Patient" Videos
12:30-14:00 Lunch Break
AFTERNOON SESSION
14:00-18:00 Patient Examination Session - Hyperkinetic Patients

DAY 3 - PATIENT INVESTIGATION AND MANAGEMENT ISSUES
Sunday, October 30, 2011

MORNING SESSION
8:00-8:30 Bus Transfer to the Clinical Center
8:30-9:00 Neuroimaging in Movement Disorders
9:00-9:30 Botulinum Toxin: Background and Video Demonstration
9:30-10:00 Parkinson’s Disease: Surgical Management
10:00-10:30 Sleep Disorders in Movement Disorders
10:30-11:00 Break
11:00-11:30 Less Common Movement Disorders
11:30-12:00 Psychogenic Movement Disorders
12:00-12:30 Summer School Review: Feedback and Evaluation Session

School for Young Neurologists Directors

Francisco Cardoso, MD, PhD - The Federal University of Minas Gerais
Carlos Rieder, MD, PhD - Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre