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Moving Along publishes Early View articles in advance of publication. 

Early view articles of the MDS newsletter Moving Along will be posted to the MDS Twitter account periodically. Follow @movedisorder to see the latest updates and join the conversation by using the hashtag #MDSMovingAlong.

Moving Along Early View Articles

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Issue 3

History of Deep Brain Stimulation for Movement Disorders
– Elena Moro, MD, PhD Professor of Neurology, Grenoble Alpes University, Grenoble, France
– Rubens Gisbert Cury, MD, PhD, Medical Assistant at Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

Sail4Parkinson and Virtual Hospitals: Interview with Nicola Modugno
– Nicola Modugno, MD, Neurologist at IRCSS Neuromed, Pozzilli Italy, Research Associate, University of L’Aquila, Italy
– Margherita Fabbri, MD, PhD, Neurologist, Toulouse University Hospital, Toulouse, France
– Francesca Morgante, MD, PhD, Associate Professor in Neurology, St. George's University of London, United Kingdom


Issue 2

The Newly Enhanced 2021 MDS Education Roadmap
– Brandon Barton MD, MS, Associate Professor at Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA and Brian D. Berman MD, MS, FAAN, Professor at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA


Moving Toward Target-Specific Therapies: What’s New In Parkinson’s Disease And Huntington’s Disease
Tatyana Simuni, MD, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA and Tiago Mestre, MD, MSc, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, USA

Issue 1

Functional Movement Disorders – Renewed Interest in Our Field’s Last Frontier
- Kathrin LaFaver, MD, and Alberto Espay, MD, Co-Chairs of the MDS Functional Movement Disorders Study Group

Towards a Prescription for Exercise for Persons Living with Parkinson’s Disease
- Nicolien van der Kolk, MD, Department of Neurology, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, Netherlands

MDS-Africa LEAP: Interviews with Biniyam Alemayehu Ayele and Oluwadamilola Ojo
­- Margherita Fabbri, a member of the Moving Along Editorial Board, reached out to the participants from the 2019 MDS LEAP class to learn more about how the program has impacted their careers and contributions to the African region.

Issue 2

Ending Parkinson’s Disease: A Prescription for Action – An Interview with the Authors
- Bas Bloem, MD, PhD, FRCPE, Director, Radboudumc Center of Expertise for Parkinson and Movement Disorders, The Netherlands
- Ray Dorsey, MD, Professor of Neurology, Director of the Center for Human Experimental Therapeutics at University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA
- Michael Okun, MD, Adelaide Lackner Professor and Chair of Neurology, Executive Director, Norman Fixel Institute for Neurological Diseases, University of Florida Health, Gainesville, FL, USA


Telemedicine and Movement Disorders: The Impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic
- Esther Cubo, MD, PhD, FAAN, Hospital Universitario Burgos, Spain; Anhar Hassan, M.B., B.CH., Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN; Zoltan Mari, MD, Cleveland Clinica Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, Cleveland, Ohio, USA; on behalf of the MDS Telemedicine Study Group

Issue 3

Looking Forward to the First MDS Virtual Congress
- Vincenzo Bonifati, MD, PhD; Chair, MDS Congress Scientific Program Committee
- Oscar Gershanik, MD; Chair, MDS International Congress Oversight Committee
- Claudia Trenkwalder, MD, FEAN; MDS President, 2019-2021, on behalf of the MDS Virtual Congress 2020 Task Force


The Non-Motor Parkinson’s Disease Study Group: Almost 10 Years and Where Are We?
- Prof. K. Ray Chaudhuri; Chair, MDS Non-Motor Parkinson’s Disease Study Group
- Prof. Per Odin, MD, PhD; Vice-Chair, MDS Non-Motor Parkinson’s Disease Study Group
- Prof. Anette Schrag; Vice-Chair, MDS Non-Motor Parkinson’s Disease Study Group
- Dr. Valentina Leta; Coordinator, MDS Non-Motor Parkinson’s Disease Study Group
- Dr. Daniel van Wamelen; Coordinator, MDS Non-Motor Parkinson’s Disease Study Group


An Update from the MDS Scientific Issues Committee
- Stella Papa, MD, Chair, MDS Scientific Issues Committee
- Un Jung Kang, MD, Co-Chair, MDS Scientific Issues Committee

Issue 1

Adapting Technologies for Parkinson’s Disease – Not the Other Way Around
- Alberto J. Espay, MD, MSc, James J. and Joan A. Gardner Family Center for Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA; Chair, MDS Task Force on Technology
- Walter Maetzler, MD, Department of Neurology, Christian-Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany; Co-Chair, MDS Task Force on Technology


Health Professional (Non-Physician) Special Interest Group: A Conversation About Young Onset Parkinson’s Disease
- Victor McConvey, RN, MACN, Nurse Consultant, Parkinson’s Victoria, Australia; Chair, MDS Health Professional (Non-Physician) Special Interest Group

Neurodegeneration in Idiopathic REM Sleep Behavior Disorder: Nailing Down the Numbers
- Ron Postuma, MD, MSc, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada

Issue 2

Deep Brain Stimulation in Patients with Mutations in Parkinson’s Disease-Related Genes
- Rubens Gisbert Cury, MD, PhD and Lais Machado de Oliveira, MD; Movement Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of São Paulo, Brazil

An Interview with Claudia Trenkwalder: The New MDS President
- Bettina Balint, a member of the Moving Along Editorial Board, sat down with MDS President Claudia Trenkwalder at the 2019 MDS International Congress in Nice, France. In this interview, Prof. Trenkwalder discusses her vision for the Society, particularly for young members and female members, as well as current and future challenges in the field.

MDS Rare Movement Disorders Study Group – Global Genetic Testing Survey: Exploring the Unmet Needs
- Emilia Gatto, MD, FAAN, Chairman, Department of Neurology, Sanatorio Trinidad Mitre, Buenos Aires, Argentina; Chair, MDS Rare Movement Disorders Study Group

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