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International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
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May/June 2017 Website Edition

Welcome to the May/June 2017 Website Edition. This Edition's highlights include:

News from the field of Movement Disorders from around the globe.

  • 2nd PAS Congress of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Congress: Topic Suggestions Now Open for the next PAS Congress taking place in Miami, FL, USA in June 2018.
  • Meet the LEAP Class of 2017! 12 new members join the program in 2017, which has been established to support the growth, development and success of young movement disorder specialists.
  • Virtual Professor Program: The Virtual Professor Program supports the virtual attendance of one or two international experts at an MDS outreach program, MDS live course or other program not sponsored by MDS.
  • Free MDS Membership! Junior residents, fellows, and trainees can access MDS website resources free of charge!
  • Education in 2017: New courses around the globe, including: Schools for Young Neurologists, Neuroimaging in Parkinson's Disease, Clinical Trials, Advanced Therapies in Parkinson's Disease, Introduction to Rare Movement Disorders Diseases, and much more!
  • Patient Education Leaflets: Now in Arabic and 19 other languages brought to you by members of the European and Asian Oceanian Sections.