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International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society

Schools for Young Neurologists

Get a world-class introduction into the challenging, rewarding field of Movement Disorders.

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The School for Young Neurologists is a prestigious opportunity to learn from the foremost movement disorder experts and explore a variety of opportunities in this fast-paced field. 

About the Course

Graduates of this unique course are highly prepared for success, with a broad understanding of the key knowledge, practical skills, and connections that can shape your career. 

  • Practical skills to help patients manage some of the most complex and varied neurological conditions, including practice with real patients and cases 
  • A forward-thinking understanding of the fast-paced innovations that are just beginning to unravel the field’s most pressing questions 
  • Useful connections with top experts that can kickstart your career in this tight-knit field 


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—Praveen Dayalu
Previous course director

“A video is worth a thousand words, but a live patient is worth a dozen videos. We analyze them as a group, hands-on, so you get to ask questions of the experts.” 

Diverse Curriculum

Gain in-depth, engaging instruction with lectures, panel discussions, clinical rounds, case studies, workshop sessions, and more.

Hands-On Training

Examine a variety of real patients during clinical rounds, and get the opportunity to present yout own case for discussion and critique.

Personalized Attention

A low student-to-faculty ratio allows you to receive customized critique, while facilitating connections and mentorship opportunities. 

World-Renown Experts

Learn from and practice alongside a distinguished faculty, comprised of leading international experts from across your region. 

From recent graduates:

“In 3 days, the faculty managed to teach us how to think, examine, and make right conclusions about movement disorders.”

“The program helped create an algorithm in my mind for approaching a movement disorder patient.”

“Overall excellent presentations, very informative and rich with essential clinical pearls.”

Give your career a kickstart at the School for Young Neurologists

Offered annually in each global region*

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*Africa, Asia/Oceania, Europe, and Pan America

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