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MDS Programs

MDS Programs are ongoing initiatives which pursue specific objectives and deliver value to the Society. They provide oversight and guidance for the achievement of the objectives and contribute to the overall growth and development of the Society. MDS Officers approve Programs and appoint Program Leadership, who may further recommend committees or other subgroups to accomplish the goals of the Program.

Current MDS Programs include:

MDS LEAPMDS LEAP: MDS LEAP was established to provide a leadership training program to support the growth, development and success of young movement disorder specialists.

Rating ScalesMDS Rating Scales: The Rating Scales Program was created to support the Society’s efforts and management of MDS-owned rating scales including scale licensing, translation, marketing, education and training.

Education RoadmapMDS Education Roadmap: The new Roadmap to Educational Resources was created to help visitors navigate the growing number of educational resources available on the MDS website.


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