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MDS-ES/EAN Sessions at EAN Congress

Movement Disorder Sessions at the 9th EAN Congress

Budapest, Hungary • July 1-4, 2023


The following presentations are offered in partnership with the European Academy of Neurology:
MDS-ESEuropean Academy of Neurology

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Use the hashtag #MDSatEAN to share your experience at the EAN Congress. 


Day 1: Saturday, July 1, 2023

Hands-on Course:
Practical Approach to Tremor (L2)

8:00 – 10:00 CEST • HoC Room
Chair: Gertrúd Tamás, Budapest, Hungary

  • How to Clinically Examine Tremor - Francesca Morgante, London, United Kingdom
  • Evaluation of Tremor Using EMG/actigraphy - Gertrúd Tamás, Budapest, Hungary
  • How to Use Ultrasound to Select Muscles for Treating Tremor - Anna Castagna, Milan, Italy

New Technologies & Movement Disorders: Towards a Novel Care Paradigm

10:30 – 12:30 CEST • Main Auditorium
Chair: Alvaro Sanchez-Ferro, Madrid, Spain

  • Wearable Sensors in Movement Disorders - Alvaro Sanchez-Ferro, Madrid, Spain 
  • Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence Techniques in Movement Disorders - Ute Gschwandtner, Basel, Switzerland
  • Neurophysiological Biomarkers in Dystonia and Parkinson's Disease - Roxanne Lofredi, Berlin, Germany
  • New Technologies in Deep Brain Stimulation - Alberto Priori, Milan, Italy

Special Session:
European Basal Ganglia Club

15:30 – 17:00 CEST • Main Auditorium
Chair: Pille Taba, Estonia - Chair, MDS-European Section; Co-chair, Scientific Panel on Movement Disorders

C. David Marsden Award Lecture: Sleep as a Window to Movement Disorders: REM-Sleep Behavior Disorder and Parkinsonian Syndromes
Claudia Trenkwalder, Kassel, Germany

Dystonia Europe David Marsden Award Award Lecturer
Michael Zech, Munich, Germany

Video Case Session
Co-chair: Matej Skorvanek, Slovakia – Chair, MDS-ES Education Committee
Co-chair: Carlo Colosimo, Italy - Co-chair, Scientific Panel on Movement Disorders
Video Case Presenters:

  • Álvaro Bonelli Franco, Madrid, Spain
  • Andona Milovanovic, Belgrade, Serbia
  • Sandy Maria Cartella, Reggio Calabria, Italy
  • André Aires Fernandes, Porto Portugal

Day 2: Sunday, July 2, 2023

Focused Workshop:
Early/prodromal Detection and Risk Stratification in Parkinson’s Disease and Dementia with Lewy Bodies

9:00 – 10:30 CEST • Main Auditorium
Irena Rektorová, Brno, Czech Republic

  • Insight from Genetics - Christine Klein, Lübeck, Germany
  • Insight from Imaging - Irena Rektorová, Brno, Czech Republic
  • Insight from Fluid Biomarkers - Wassilios Meissner, Bordeaux, France

Teaching Course:
Differential Diagnosis of Movement Disorders – Beyond Motor Symptoms (L3)

15:30 - 18:45 CEST • Lisbon Room
Chair: Matej Skorvanek, Kosice, Slovakia

  • Eye and Liver Conditions in Movement Disorders - Eoin Mulroy, London, United Kingdom
  • Skin and Musculoskeletal Conditions in Movement Disorders - Matej Skorvanek, Kosice, Slovakia
  • Autonomic Symptoms (heart, urinary, Gastrointestinal in Movement Disorders) - Iva Stankovic, Belgrade, Serbia
  • Haematological, Immunological, and Endocrine Conditions in Movement Disorders - Katarzyna Smilowska, Katowice, Poland


Day 3: Monday, July 3, 2023

Focused Workshop:
Pediatric Syndromes with Movement Disorders and Epilepsy

8:30 – 10:00 CEST • Main Auditorium
Chair: Manju Kurian, London, United Kingdom

  • Clinical Approach of Movement Disorders and Epilepsy in Children - Andras Fogarasi, Budapest, Hungary
  • Diagnostic workup and differential diagnosis of disorders presenting with Movement Disorders/Epilepsy in Childhood - Manju Kurian, London, United Kingdom
  • Medical and Surgical Treatment - Miryam Carecchio, Padua, Italy


Case-based Workshop:
Diagnosis and Management of Atypical Parkinsonian Syndromes

15:30 - 17:00 CEST • Case-based Workshop Room
Johannes Levin, Munich, Germany

  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy and Corticobasal Degeneration - Johannes Levin, Munich, Germany
  • Multiple System Atrophy - Florian Krismer, Innsbruck, Austria
  • Atypical Atypical Parkinsonism - Gunter Hoeglinger, Hannover, Germany

Interactive Session:
Focus on Difficult-to-treat Parkinson’s Disease and Atypical Parkinsonism Symptoms: Identification, Evaluation, and Management in Routine Clinical Practice

17:30 - 19:00 CEST • Amsterdam Room
Chair: Elina Tripoliti, London, United Kingdom

  • Identification and Management of Speech and Swallowing Problems in Parkinson's Disease - Elina Tripoliti
  • Identification and Management of Gait and Balance Problems in Parkinson's Disease - Ota Gál, Prague, Czech Republic
  • Non-motor Symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease – Beyond Dopamine (Pain) - Peter Valkovič, Bratislava, Slovakia


Day 4: Tuesday, July 4, 2023

Interactive Session:
Functional Movement Disorders

8:30 - 10:00 CEST • Amsterdam Room
Chair: ​Mark Edwards, London, United Kingdom

  • Diagnosis of Functional Movement Disorders - Mark Edwards, London, United Kingdom
  • How to Explain and Disclose the Diagnosis of Functional Movement Disorders - Jeannette Gelauff, Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Treatment and Prognosis of Functional Movement Disorders - Selma Aybek, Bern, Switzerland


Teaching Course:
Hyperkinetic Movement Disorders (L2)

13:30 - 17:00 CEST • Main Auditorium
Chair: Christos Ganos, Berlin, Germany

  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Myoclonus - Antonio Suppa, Rome, Italy
  • Differential Diagnosis and Treatment of Dystonia - Maria Vidailhet, Paris, France
  • Tourette Syndrome and Other Tic Disorders: Diagnosis and Updated Clinical Guidelines - Christos Ganos, Berlin, Germany 
  • Differential Diagnosis of Chorea in Adults and Children: What’s New? - Yury Seliverstov, Ulm, Germany




MDS members are invited to use the hashtag #MDSatEAN to share their experience at the EAN Congress. 

Visit the 9th EAN Congress Website for additional information or to register.

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