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Technology Study Group

Roongroj Bhidayasiri
Walter Maetzler, MD
Andrea Pilotto


MDS Staff Liaison: Alyssa Lane

Mandate: The Technology Study Group will act as an engine for brainstorming about research collaborations in technology, and seek to act as an incubator for innovative technology ideas and collaborations within MDS.

Study Group Members:

Jamie Adams
Amit Batla
Bastiaan Bloem
Paolo Bonato
Nita Chen
Rohit Dhall
E. Ray Dorsey
Alberto Espay
Margherita Fabbri
Cristian Falup-Pecurariu
Jeffrey Hausdorff
Markus Hobert
Fay Horak
Diana Khasanova
Jochen Klucken

Walter Maetzler
Martina Mancini
Tiago Mestre
Anat Mirelman
Mariana Monje
Salome Nasif Sr.
Alice Nieuwboer
Hwai Yin Ooi
Neha Pandita
Serene Paul
Ekaterina Peredereeva
Warongporn Phuenpathom
Ralf Reilmann
Lynn Rochester
Alvaro Sanchez-Ferro

Harini Sarva
Ruth Schneider
Junghwan Shin
Chaewon Shin
Junaid Siddiqui
Matheus Alves da Silva
Jirada Sringean
Juliana Stoilova
Ana Silvia Lima Verde
Sasivimol Virameteekul
Joaquin Vizcarra
Ivan Voloshyn-Haponov
Alison Yarnall
Cinzia Zatti

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  San Diego, CA, USA 2015: Technology in Parkinson's Disease: Shaping the Future
Manchester Grand Hyatt
San Diego, CA, USA - June 16, 2015


Technology in Parkinson’s Disease: Shaping the Future

Time Title Speaker(s)
12:30-13:00 Introduction to the MDS Technology Task Force
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Spyros Papapetropoulos, MD PhD & Alberto Espay, MD MSc
13:00-13:30 Wearable sensors: MJFF's wearable sensor platform to quantify PD in clinical trials and across patient populations
Ken Kubota, EECS
Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research
13:30-14:00 Telemedicine Applications for Patients
ith Parkinson’s Disease 
Ray Dorsey, MD, MBA
University of Rochester Medical Center
14:00-14:30 Wearables and Application Solutions for
Parkinson’s Disease: An Overview
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Joe Giuffrida, PhD
Great Lakes Neurotechnologies
14:30-15:00 Therapeutic Applications of Technology
in Parkinson’s Disease
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Lothar Krinke, PhD
15:00-15:30 Panel Discussion: Unmet Needs in Parkinson’s Disease: 
How Can Technology Help?
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Alberto Espay, Spyros Papapetropoulos, Ray Dorsey, Joe Giuffrida, Malcolm Horne, Lothar Krinke, Ken Kubota, Fatta Nahab


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