MDSANZ Movement Disorders Therapeutics Practical Workshop 2020

24-25 October 2020
Westmead Education and Conference Centre
Westmead Hospital, Sydney

Programme

Last updated Tuesday, 20 October

Saturday 24 October 2020

Device Assisted Therapies for Parkinson's Disease and other Movement Disorders

Time Session
0800 - 0900 Registration open
0900 - 0915 Welcome - Neil Mahant
0915 - 0945 Apomorphine injections and pumps - Michael Hayes
Sponsored by Pfizer           
0945 - 1015 Intrajejunal levodopa infusion (IJLI) / LCIG - Hugo Morales
Sponsored by AbbVie           
1015 - 1045 Introduction to Deep Brain Stimulation - Alex Lehn
1045 - 1130 Morning tea
1130 - 1200 Pump practicalities: how to initiate and maintain - Thomas Kimber
Sponsored by STADA Pharmaceuticals           
1200 - 1230 Advanced therapy: when & which one - Neil Mahant
1230 - 1330 Lunch
1330 - 1400 To whom and when should we offer DBS? - Jacqueline McMaster
Sponsored by Medtronic
1400 - 1430 How DBS teams initiate stimulation - Neil Mahant
1430 - 1500 A Hitch-hikers Guide to DBS Troubleshooting - Paul Silberstein 
Sponsored by Boston Scientific           
1500 - 1530 Afternoon tea
1530 - 1600 How I approach difficult to treat Parkinson's symptoms - Victor Fung
1600 - 1630 Past, Present & Future of functional neurosurgery - Stephen Tisch
1630 - 1730 Hands-on session with pumps and programmers - Emma Everingham, David Tsui, Donna Galea, Jane Griffith, Sue Williams    

Sunday 25 October 2020

Dystonia and botulinum toxin

Time Session
0800 - 0900 Registration open
0900 - 0930 Identifying and Diagnosing Dystonia - Florence Chang
Sponsored by Encapsulate Pharma
0930 - 1000 Botulinum toxin: pharmacology - Jeffrey Blackie   
Sponsored by Ipsen            
1000 - 1030 Botulinum toxin for cervical dystonia - Con Yiannikas
Sponsored by Allergan           
1030 - 1100 Morning tea
1100 - 1130 Botulinum toxin for facial movements - Elizabeth Pepper
1130 - 1200 Other uses of botulinum toxin - Ainhi Ha
1200 - 1230 Questions for the panel 
1230  Workshop concludes
1230 Lunch