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International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
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MDS-ES Atypical Parkinsonism

Location:Serbian Academy of Science and Art and Clinical Center of Serbia, University of BelgradeCME Credits:0Date:Nov 17, 2023 - Nov 18, 2023

Foundational / BeginnerExperienced / Intermediate

Program Description

This course will cover each disease entity, diagnostic challenges, ancillary laboratory investigations and management. Participants will have the opportunity to examine patients during clinical rounds and to take part in discussions during video session devoted to complex cases.

By registering for this course, you agree to the statement provided in the section below labeled 'Assumption of Risk and Liability - COVID'.


  • Biomarkers & Diagnostic Tools
  • Non-motor Symptoms/Disorders
  • Parkinson Disease/Hypokinetic Movement Disorders
  • Therapies-Other
  • Therapies-Pharmacological


Course Directors

Vladimir Kostic, MD, PhD - Neurology Clinic, Clinical Center of Serbia, Belgrade, Serbia

Iva Stankovic, MD, PhD - Neurology Clinic, Clinical Center of Serbia, Belgrade, Serbia


Federica Agosta, MD, PhD - Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, Italy

Kailash Bhatia, MD, PhD, FRCP - UCL, London, United Kingdom
Giovanna Calandra Buonaura, MD, PhD - University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Nataša Dragaševic-Miškovic, MD, PhD - Neurology Clinic, Clinical Center of Serbia, Belgrade, Serbia
Alessandra Fanciulli, MD, PhD - Medical University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria

Florin Gandor, MD - Movement Disorders Hospital - Kliniken Beelitz, Beelitz-Heilstätten, Germany

Günter Höglinger, MD - Ludwig-Maximilians University Hospital, Munich, Germany
Milica Jecmenica Lukic, MD, PhD - Neurology Clinic, Clinical Center of Serbia, Belgrade, Serbia
Wassilios Meissner, MD, PhD - University Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France

Maria Teresa Pellecchia, MD, PhD - University of Salerno, Salerno, Italy

Igor Petrovic, MD, PhD - Neurology Clinic, Clinical Center of Serbia, Belgrade, Serbia
Marina Svetal, MD, PhD - Neurology Clinic, Clinical Center of Serbia, Belgrade, Serbia
Gregor Wenning, MD, PhD - Medical University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria

Course Purpose

The primary purpose of this course is to address recent advances in diagnosis and treatment of atypical parkinsonian disorders.

Registration Fees
Members:  $175 USD
Members: Junior / No Fee: $125 USD
Non-Members: $225 USD

*Non-members wishing to apply for MDS Membership to receive the MDS Member rate for this course will need to apply for membership no later than 2 weeks in advance of the close of registration.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity learners will be able to:

  1. Diagnose progressive supranuclear palsy, multiple system atrophy and corticobasal degeneration using clinical diagnostic criteria and ancillary laboratory tools
  2. Recognize mimicking conditions of atypical parkinsonian disorders in differential diagnosis
  3. Plan a patient-centered multidisciplinary treatment

Intended Audience

This course is intended for clinical researchers, clinical Movement Disorder specialist, Movement Disorders fellows, general neurologist, neurology residents, and other health professionals who wish to enhance their knowledge of Movement Disorders.

Method of Participation

Participants must complete an evaluation for each session they attend to receive continuing medical education credit. Your chosen session(s) must be attended in their entirety. Partial credit for individual sessions is not available.

Staff Disclosure

MDS staff members involved with the planning, development, and review of the content for this activity have no relevant affiliations or financial relationships to disclose.

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Heather Vitale 

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