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International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society

Asian and Oceanian Section (MDS-AOS)

All MDS members residing in the MDS-AOS region are automatically members of the MDS-AOS Regional Section, which provides local support and connections. 

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  Welcome from MDS-AOS Chair Raymond Rosales


Raymond Rosales, MD, PhD
Quezon City, Philippines
MDS-AOS Chair

 

Welcome,

It is my pleasure, as MDS-AOS Chair, to welcome you to the MDS-Asian and Oceanian Section. MDS-AOS is the premier organization dedicated to disseminating knowledge and understanding about Movement Disorders within the field of Neurology in Asia and the Oceanian region.

I have been with MDS since 2003, and started becoming actively engaged with the MDS-AOS leadership around 10 years ago when I began with the AOS education committee. At the time the Philippines had no representation in the AOS Leadership, and I realized if I wanted to change that then I had a responsibility to my community to get involved. Now that I am AOS Chair, I hope my legacy will focus on enticing others to become engaged with the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society, so together we can build a more inclusive society. MDS has always been a source of education and professional networks, and combined with the friendships and warm collegial community has made my involvement with MDS a pleasure. During my term as AOS Chair, we will continue offering a variety of educational activities for neurologists, movement disorder specialists, and our allied health and neuroscience colleagues. Educational courses are the most important activities, and one of main aims is to involve more specialties and more countries.

Thank you for your continued interest and engagement in MDS-AOS activities.

With very best regards,
Raymond

  Mission & Objectives

The mission of MDS-AOS is to represent and promote the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society (MDS) in Asia and Oceania. Membership of MDS-AOS is open to all members of MDS within the Asian and Oceanian region.

All those with an interest in the field of Movement Disorders, who live within the region, are strongly encouraged to join the Society and thereby participate in the development of this venture. The MDS website lists the various membership categories available.

MDS-AOS aims to facilitate communication between clinicians and researchers in the region; disseminate updated knowledge about Movement Disorders; improve quality of life and independence of movement disorders patients and caregivers; and promote research in Movement Disorders within the region. MDS-AOS is honored to represent the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society in the Asian and Oceanian region.

  Regional Assembly: A Look Ahead

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MDS General Education Secretariat
education@movementdisorders.org

MDS-AOS Programs and Resources

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MDS-AOS Regional Courses

View upcoming educational programs developed to meet the needs of the MDS-AOS.

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Asian and Oceanian Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Congress (AOPMC)

March 17-19, 2023
Kolkata, India

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Outreach Education

Apply for funding to support local movement disorders education.

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LEAP Leadership Program

A leadership training program to support the growth, development and success of young movement disorder specialists.

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Middle East Working Group

A forum for discussion & directing education efforts in Middle East countries.

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Task Force on Movement Disorders in Asia

Promotes the research of unique and under studied movement disorders in Asia.

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Train the Trainer Program

Gain tools and resources to become a Trainer and lead regional education programs.

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MDS-AOS Visiting Trainee Grant Program

Enabling young neurologists to receive movement disorders training outside their home country.

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Japanese Edition (日本語版)

This publication is supported by an educational grant from Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co., Ltd.

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MDS-AOS Social Media Subcommittee

Promotes regional events and news via an MDS-AOS social media channels.

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MDS-AOS Facebook group

A forum for active members in the MDS-AOS.

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MDS-AOS Affiliate Societies

MDS encourages a continuous dialogue on a global level to bring clinicians, researchers and health practitioners together for the exchange of the latest developments in the diagnosis, treatment and research of Movement Disorders to enhance the education of physicians across the globe.

We invite neurological groups and organizations specializing in Movement Disorders to become an Affiliate Member of MDS. To apply visit, MDS Affiliate Member Society.

For any questions, please contact Alyssa Runge at arunge@movementdisorders.org.

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  AfrAbia Society (AAS)
  Bahrain Neuroscience Association (BNA)

Bahrain

  Hong Kong Movement Disorder Society

Hong Kong, SAR
www.hkmds.org.hk

  Korean Movement Disorder Society (KMDS)

Korea
Website: http://www.kmds.or.kr

  Movement Disorders Council of Malaysia

Malaysia
 

  Movement Disorder Society of Australia and New Zealand

Australia & New Zealand
Website: www.mdsa.org.au

  Movement Disorders Society of India (MDSI)

India  

  Movement Disorder Society of Japan
  Movement Disorder Society of Pakistan (MDSP)

Pakistan
Website: http://www.mdsp.com.pk 

  Movement Disorder Society of the Philippines (MDSP)

Manila, Philippines

  Movement Disorders Society of Sri Lanka (MDSSL)

Sri Lanka
 

  Nepalese Society of Gerontology and Geriatrics-MDS (NSGG-MDS)

Nepal
Email: drbrpokh@gmail.com

  Neurological Association of Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan

  Taiwan Movement Disorder Society

Taiwan
 

  Thai Parkinson’s Disease – Movement Disorders Society (Thai PDMDS)

Thailand
Website: www.parkinsonthailand.com

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