International Congress

About the International Congress

The InInternational Congress attendees browse abstracts in the Exhibit Hall of the Vancouver Convention Center in Vancouver, BC, June 2017. Photo credit: Robert Levyternational Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society (MDS) gathers thousands of the field's clinicians, researchers, trainees and industry supporters on an annual basis at its International Congress of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders®.

Hong Kong International Congress

The next International Congress will take place in Hong Kong, October 5-9, 2018. The meeting will be held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Visit for more information.


The purpose of the MDS International Congress is to share ideas, encourage interest among all those involved in the care and research of movement disorders, to participate in the activities of MDS, and to advance the related clinical and scientific discipline.

Target Audiences

The target audience includes clinicians, researchers, healthcare professionals, post-doctoral fellows, medical residents and medical students with an interest in the current research and approaches for the diagnosis and treatment of movement disorders.

Past and Future International Congresses 

The International Congress of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders® is held annually and provides an educational forum for clinical and basic discussion on a variety of movement disorders, including presentations of current research and available treatments. 

Contact Us

International Secretariat
555 E. Wells Street Suite 1100
Milwaukee WI 53202 USA
Tel: +1 414-276-2145
Fax: +1 414-276-3349

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