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International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
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MDS-AOS 3rd School for Young Neurologists

MDS-Africa Mouvements Anormaux (Abnormal Movements) – Presented in French

Lectures and associated resources available October 15, 2021
Live Interaction Sessions October 15-17, 2021



Course Directors

Ai Huey Tan, MD – University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Zakiyah Aldaajani, MD – King Fahad Medical Military Complex, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia


To be announced.

Course Description

The MDS-AOS 3rd School for Young Neurologists is an online opportunity for early career neurologists who are interested in specializing in Movement Disorders to receive in-depth instruction from internationally-recognized Movement Disorders experts.

Topics will focus on Parkinsonism, hyperkinetic disorders and complex issues in movement disorders. Students will participate in lectures with videos covering fundamental topic talks, virtual patient examinations, and bring your own case presentations from students. This online program will heavily feature interactive components similar to the pervious in-person schools. Interactive components will be heavily featured. A working knowledge of English is required as well as working knowledge of the diagnosis and general management of various movement disorders.

Interactive Components

The virtual version of the MDS-AOS 3rd School for Young Neurologists will include lectures with video examples to present core topics. Additional Interactive components will be incorporated to supplement the lectures with live question and answer sessions, panel discussions to share practical and clinical advice, and additional video case presentations from students.

  • Friday, October 15: 11:00 – 14:00 GMT (19:00-22:00 Kuala Lumpur / 14:00-17:00 Riyadh)
  • Saturday, October 16: 5:00 – 11:00 GMT (13:00-19:00 Kuala Lumpur / 8:00-15:00 Riyadh)
  • Sunday, October 17: 5:00 – 11:00 GMT (13:00-19:00 Kuala Lumpur / 8:00-15:00 Riyadh)
Target Audience

This course is intended for early career neurology residents / neurologists who are interested in movement disorders, and neurology fellows who are already training in movement disorders.

Learning Objectives 

As a result of this online course participants will be able to:

  1. Examine a patient with a movement disorder
  2. Reach a diagnosis on straightforward movement disorders cases
  3. Propose a differential diagnosis on more complex movement disorders patients
  4. Present a movement disorders case history
  5. Design, review and modify a patient treatment plan