Movement Disorders Clinical Practice

About Movement Disorders Clinical Practice


Movement Disorders Clinical PracticeMovement Disorders Clinical Practice is the exclusively online journal of the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society (MDS). Debuting in 2014, the sister publication to Movement Disorders Journal, Movement  Disorders Clinical Practice seeks to publish peer-reviewed articles that are focused on clinical practice and educational issues relevant to movement disorders neurology.

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
Sobell Department of Movement Neuroscience
Institute of Neurology, UCL, NHNN
Queen Square, London, UK

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, UK

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, Germany

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

Professor Vincenzo Bonifati, MD, PhD
Department of Clinical Genetics
Erasmus MC, Rotterdam
The Netherlands

Professor Pedro Chana-Cuevas, MD
Department Facultad de Ciencias Medicas – CETRAM
Universidad de Santiago de Chile
Santiago, Chile

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, PhD
Department of Neurology
Juntendo University, School of Medicine
Tokyo, Japan

Professor Hee-Tae Kim, MD, PhD
Department of Neurology
Hanyang University
Seoul, Korea

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

Professor Cristina Sampaio, MD, PhD
Clinical Research Unit, CHDI Foundation
Princeton, NJ, USA

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

Professor Marie Vidailhet, MD
Department of Neurology
Salpetriere Hospital
Pierre Marie Curie University
Brain and Spine Institute (ICM)
Paris, France

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



Movement Disorders Clinical Practice

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