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Movement Disorders Clinical Practice

About Movement Disorders Clinical Practice


Movement Disorders Clinical Practice, an official Journal of the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society, is an online-only journal committed to publishing high quality peer reviewed articles related to clinical aspects of movement disorders which broadly include phenomenology, investigative, translational and treatment aspects.

Particular emphasis will be placed on updates in clinical patient management, new advances in clinical diagnosis, novel observations on phenomenology, and practice-related management. This journal will also publish important individual case presentations, case series, and vignettes with and without accompanied videos.

The MDS Editorial Search Committee has selected editors for the Eastern and Western hemisphere positions for Chief Editors of Movement Disorders Clinical Practice. Kailash Bhatia, MD, DM, FRCP, London, United Kingdom, and Marcelo Merello, MD, PhD, Buenos Aires, Argentina, have been selected to serve as the editors of this new MDS publication.

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  Editorial Board

Co Editors-in-Chief

Kailash Bhatia, MD, DM, FRCP
Professor of Clinical Neurology
Department of Clinical and Movement Neurosciences
Institute of Neurology, UCL, NHNN
Queen Square, London, United Kingdom

Marcelo Merello, MD, PhD
Professor of Neurodegenerative Disorders
Universidad Católica Argentina
Raul Carrea Institute
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Advisory Board

Professor Günther Deuschl, MD
President European Academy of Neurology
Department of Neurology, Kiel University
Kiel, Germany

Professor Stanley Fahn, MD
H. Houston Merritt Professor of Neurology
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, NY, USA

Mark Hallett, MD
Chief, Human Motor Control Section
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD, USA

Professor Anthony E. Lang, MD, FRCPC
Department of Medicine/Neurology
Toronto Western Hospital
University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada

Professor Andrew J. Lees, MD, FRCP, F.Med.Sci.
Institute of Neurology
University College London
London, United Kingdom

Social Media Editor

Eoin Mulroy, MB, BCh, BAO
UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology
London, United Kingdom

Editorial Board Members

Professor Tim Anderson, BSc (hons), MB, ChB, FRACP, MD
Department of Medicine
University of Otago,Christchurch
Christchurch, New Zealand

Bettina Balint, MD
UCL Institute of Neurology
Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience and Movement Disorders
London, United Kingdom
Department of Neurology
University Hospital
Heidelberg, German

Professor Orlando Graziani Povoas Barsottini, MD, PhD
Department of Neurology
Federal University of São Paulo
São Paulo, Brazil 

Professor Daniela Berg, MD
Department of Neurology
University of Kiel
Kiel, Germany

Mohit Bhatt, MD, DM
Department of Neurology
Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital & Medical Research Institute
Mumbai, India

Carlo Colosimo, MD, FEAN
Chairman, Department of Neurology
Santa Maria University Hospital
Terni, Italy

Alfonso Fasano, MD, PhD
Edmond J. Safra Program in Parkinson’s Disease, Morton and Gloria Shulman Movement Disorders Clinic
Toronto Western Hospital
Toronto, Canada

Associate Professor Susan Fox, MB ChB, MRCP (UK), PhD
Movement Disorders Clinic
Division of Neurology
University of Toronto, UHN
Toronto, Canada

Associate Professor Victor S. C. Fung, MBBS, PhD, FRACP
Westmead Hospital & Sydney Medical School
University of Sydney
Sydney, Australia

Professor Nobutaka Hattori, MD
Juntendo University School of Medicine, Neurology
Tokyo, Japan

Anne Latorre, MD
Department of Clinical Movement and Neuroscience
UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology
London, United Kingdom

Professor Timothy Lynch, MB, FRCPI
Department of Neurology
Dublin Neurological Institute at the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital
University College Dublin
Dublin, Ireland

Pablo Mir, MD, PhD
Unidad de Trastornos del Movimiento Servicio de Neurología y Neurofisiología Clínica
Instituto de Biomedicina de Sevilla (IBiS)
Hospital Universitario Virgen del Rocío/CSIC/Universidad de Sevilla
Seville, Spain

Assistant Professor Francesca Morgante, MD, PhD
Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine
University of Messina
Messina, Italy

Maria C. Rodriguez-Oroz, MD, PhD
Department of Neurology and Neuroscience
Biodonostia Research Institute
University Hospital Donostia
San Sebastian, Spain

Malco Rossi MD, PhD
Raul Carrea Institute for Neurological Research (FLENI)
Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas (CONICET)
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Professor Klaus Seppi, MD
Department of Neurology
Medical University Innsbruck
Innsbruck, Austria

Professor Sergio Starkstein, MD, PhD
School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences
Fremantle Hospital
The University of Western Australia
Crawley, Australia

Associate Professor Hélio A. G. Teive, MD, PhD
Movement Disorders Unit, Neurology Service
Internal Medicine Department
Hospital de Clínicas
Federal University of Paraná
Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil

Professor Michele Tinazzi, MD, PhD
Department of Neurological, Biomedical and Movement Sciences
University of Verona
Verona, Italy

Enza Maria Valente, MD, PhD
Department of Molecular Medicine
University of Pavia
Pavia, Italy

Professor Jens Volkmann, MD, PhD, FEAN
Department of Neurology
University Clinic of Würzburg
Würzburg, Germany

Publishing Team

Emily Hammond, Managing Editor
Cathy Krendel, Publisher
Kate Chaloux, Journal Publishing Manager
Allie Campbell, Journal Publishing Assistant

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