MDSANZ Movement Disorders Therapeutics Practical Workshop 2018

15-16 September 2018, AMREP Education Centre, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne

Programme

Saturday 15 September 2018

 
Morning Sessions - Advanced medication options for Parkinson's disease

0730 - 0900 Registration Open - Arrival tea and coffee in the Exhibition foyer

0900 - 0915

Introduction and Welcome - Kelly Bertram

0915 - 1000 How do we define and measure Advanced PD? - Richard Blaze
1000 - 1030 Starting Apomorphine - Will Lee
1030 - 1045 Morning Tea in the Exhibition Foyer
1045 - 1115 Starting Duodopa - John O'Sullivan
1115 - 1145 Practicalities of managing infusion pumps - Sue Varley
1145 - 1200 Which treatment should my patient have?  Comparative data for advanced treatment options - Neil Mahant
1200 - 1300 Lunch in the Exhibition Foyer
 
Afternoon sessions - Deep Brain Stimulation program

1300 - 1345 Introduction to DBS - the technology - David Williams and Julian Rodrigues
1345 - 1415 Patient Selection - David Williams and Julian Rodrigues
1415 - 1500 Programming Principles - David Williams and Julian Rodrigues
1500 - 1515 Afternoon Tea in the Exhibition Foyer
1515 - 1600 Trouble Shooting for Registrars
1600 - 1645 Familiarisation with programmers
1700 - 1830 Networking Function - Drinks and Canapes in the Exhibition Foyer

Sunday 16 September 2018

 
Dystonia and Botulinum Toxin

0800 - 0900 Registration Open - Arrival Tea and Coffee in the Exhibition Foyer
0900 - 0945 Approach to the diagnosis of dystonia - Neil Mahant
0945 - 1015 Use and management of toxin  - Kelly Bertram
1015 - 1030 Botulinum toxin for cervical dystonia- basic principles - David Bourke
1030 - 1100 Morning Tea in the Exhibition Foyer
1100 - 1130 Botulinum toxin for facial dyskinesias - Kelly Bertram
1130 - 1200 "Off label" uses of toxin with evidence  - David Bourke
1200 - 1230 Case discussion
1230 - 1330 Workshop Close and Lunch in the Exhibition foyer

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