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International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society

Latest news in Movement Disorders


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Position: Diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease
March 1, 2023

Diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease

Position: Unproven Cell-Based Therapies 
February 9, 2021

The International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society (MDS) Continues to Caution Against Unproven Cell-Based Therapies for Parkinson's Disease 


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  Featured research from International Congress — September 14, 2021
  Featured research from Virtual Congress — September 11-15, 2020
  Featured research from International Congress — September 22-26, 2019 (Nice, France)
  Featured research from International Congress — September 15, 2022

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The International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society (MDS), an international society of more than 11,000 clinicians, scientists, and other healthcare professionals, is dedicated to improving patient care through education and research. Read more about MDS » 

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Shea Higgins, Assistant Director of Communications
International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
555 E. Wells Street - Suite 1100
Milwaukee, WI 53202 USA
Tel: +1 414-276-2145
Fax: +1 414-276-3349
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