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International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
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MDS-PAS 3rd School on Neuromodulation for Movement Disorders

Location:Mission Bay Conference Center at University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CaliforniaCME Credits:0Date:Dec 01, 2022 - Dec 02, 2022

Foundational / BeginnerExperienced / Intermediate

Program Description

The MDS-PAS 3rd School on Neuromodulation for Movement Disorders will provide a unique opportunity for neurologists, neurosurgeons, nurses, psychiatrists, neuropsychologists, fellows and other allied health personnel to receive an overview on current neuromodulation techniques…


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


  • Hyperkinetic Movement Disorders
  • Other Movement Disorders
  • Parkinson Disease/Hypokinetic Movement Disorders
  • Therapies-Surgical


Course Directors

Jill Ostrem, MD - University of California, San Francisco - San Francisco, CA, USA

Suneil K. Kalia, MD, PhD - University of Toronto - Toronto, ON, Canada


Gabriel Arango Uribe, MD - Clínica de Marly, Instituto Latinoamericano de Neurología y Sistema Nervioso (ILANS) - Bogotá, Colombia

Ian Bledsoe, MD - University of California, San Francisco - San Francisco, CA, USA

Joohi Jimenez-Shahed, MD - Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai - New York, NY

Emily Levin, MD - University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, MI, USA

Tiago A. Mestre, MD, MSc - University of Ottawa - Ottawa, ON, USA

Svjetlana Miocinovic, MD, PhD - Emory University - Atlanta, GA, USA

Renato Munhoz, MD - University of Toronto - Toronto, ON, Canada

Michael Okun, MD - University of Florida - Gainesville, FL, USA

Marta San Luciano, MD, MSc - University of California, San Francisco - San Francisco, CA, USA

Philip Starr, MD, PhD - University of California, San Francisco - San Francisco, CA, USA

Doris Wang, MD, PhD - University of California, San Francisco - San Francisco, CA, USA

Course Purpose

The primary purpose of this course is to provide education on neuromodulation techniques as it relates to patient cases, surgical modality for Parkinson’s disease, dystonia, and tremor.

Registration Fees

Members: $375 USD

No Fee Members: $250 USD

Non-Members: $475 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 two (2) weeks in advance of session.

Registration Deadline: November 17, 2022

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Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity learners will be able to: 

  1. Identify basic tenants of neurostimulation for movement disorders, including putative mechanisms of action, surgical techniques, intraoperative test stimulation and microelectrode recording
  2. Evaluate the selection criteria for the successful referral of movement disorder patients for DBS
  3. Assess outcomes after DBS in movement disorder patients and potential complications
  4. Apply core concepts of DBS programming for integration into long-term care plans in movement disorder patients

Course Schedule

To see a detailed schedule, please click HERE


Schedule Overview


Thursday, December 1, 2022

Registration: 8:15 – 8:50 US Pacific Time

Scheduled Lectures: 8:50 – 12:45 

Lunch: 12:45 – 13:45

Workshops: 13:45 – 17:45

Video Reception: 19:00 – 21:00 

Friday, December 2, 2022

Registration: 8:00 – 8:25 US Pacific Time

Scheduled Lectures: 8:30 – 12:15

Lunch: 12:15 – 13:00

Workshops: 13:00 – 16:45

Intended Audience

This activity is intended for Movement Disorder Specialists, General Neurologists, Neurosurgeons, Clinical Fellows, Neurology Residents, Nurse Practitioners and other Therapists.

Accreditation Credit

Accreditation Statement 

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). The International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society designates this activity for a maximum of 11.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

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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