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International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
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Scientific Issues Committee

Stella Papa
Stella Papa
Chair

Un Jung Kang, MD
Un Jung Kang
Co-Chair


MDS Staff Liaison: Sarah Wahlstrom Helgren

Committee Purpose
To prepare statements on scientific and ethical issues related to Movement Disorders, as well as review those prepared by others on behalf of the Society, and analyze new and existing treatments and make recommendations regarding their role in the treatment of patients with Movement Disorders.

Read Society's statement cautioning against unproven stem cell therapies for Parkinson's disease.

Committee Members

Roy Alcalay
Ece Bayram
Patrik Brundin
Paolo Calabresi
Han-Lin Chiang
Lorraine Kalia
Hideki Mochizuki
Abby Olsen
Kathryn Peall
Serge Przedborski
Alvaro Sanchez-Ferro
Jim Surmeier

 

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