Presidential Perspective

Presidential Perspective

Join in this 14-part webinar series where MDS’s Past Presidents provide you with their perspective on topics that are important to them in the field of movement disorders. Drawing on their expertise as clinicians and leaders within MDS, the Past Presidents will cover a wide range of topics throughout this lecture series.

Target Audience:
This course is intended for neurologists interested or specializing in Movement Disorders.

This accredited webinar series is provided free of cost to all members and non-members.

All lectures are available for on-demand viewing starting on the dates listed below.

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Available Lectures

Essential tremor: From the least known to the most controversial tremor variant

Günther Deuschl, MD, PhD
Department of Neurology, Universitätsklinikum Schleswig-Holstein, Christian-Albrechts-University, Kiel Germany
March 31, 2021

A New Approach to the Development of Disease-Modifying Therapies for PD; Fighting Another Pandemic

C. Warren Olanow MD, FRCPC, FRCP (hon)
Clintrex Research Corp, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City, New York, USA
February 3, 2021

Tics and Tourette Syndrome

Joseph Jankovic, MD
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, United States
January 20, 2021

Treating Parkinson’s Disease: Past, Present and Future

Werner Poewe, MD
Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
December 16, 2020

Musings on Disease Modification for Parkinson's Disease

Anthony Lang, OC, MD, FRCPC
University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
December 2, 2020

The Era of Preclinical Detection Is Upon Us: Will it Change Clinical Practice?

Matthew Stern, MD
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA USA
November 18, 2020

Noticing Abnormal Movements and Listening with Intent: Charcot’s Parrot

Andrew Lees, MD, FRCP, FMedSci
The National Hospital, Queen Square, London WC1, United Kingdom
November 4, 2020

Pearls and Oysters in the Evaluation of Parkinson Disease

Eduardo Tolosa, MD
University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
October 21, 2020

Beyond the “Atypical-atypical” Parkinsonisms

Oscar Gershanik, MD
Hospital Universitario Favaloro Foundation, Buenos Aires, Argentina
October 7, 2020

Functional Dystonia

Mark Hallett, MD
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, MD USA
August 19, 2020

Deep Phenotyping as a Driver for Clinical Innovation: Strategies from Charcot to the 21st Century

Christopher G. Goetz, MD
Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL USA
August 5, 2020

Stay tuned for more information on future lectures in the Presidential Perspective lecture series.


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