MDSANZ Movement Disorders Therapeutics Practical Workshop 2020

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

Programme

Last updated Monday, 30 March

Saturday 24 October 2020

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

Time Session
0800 Registration
0900 - 0915 Welcome
Neil Mahant
0915 - 0945 Apomorphine injections and pumps
Michael Hayes
0945 - 1015 Intrajejunal levodopa infusion (IJLI) / LCIG
Hugo Morales
1015 - 1045 Introduction to Deep Brain Stimulation
Alex Lehn
1045 - 1130 Morning tea
1130 - 1200 Pump practicalities: how to initiate and maintain
Thomas Kimber
1200 - 1230 Advanced therapy: when & which one
Neil Mahant
1230 - 1330 Lunch
1330 - 1400 To whom and when should we offer DBS?
Jacqueline McMaster
1400 - 1430 TBC
1430 - 1500 A Hitch-hikers Guide to DBS Troubleshooting
Paul Silberstein           
1500 - 1530 Afternoon tea
1530 - 1600 How I approach difficult to treat Parkinson's symptoms
Victor Fung   
1600 - 1630 Hands-on session with pumps and programmers
Emma Everingham, David Tsui, Donna Galea, Jane Griffith, Lindsay Jones, Sue Williams           
1630 - 1700 Past, Present & Future of functional neurosurgery
Stephen Tisch           
1730 - 1830 Networking over drinks and canapes

Sunday 25 October 2020

Dystonia and botulinum toxin

Time Session
0800 Registration
0900 - 0930 Identifying and Diagnosing Dystonia
Florence Chang
0930 - 1000 Botulinum toxin: pharmacology
Jeff Blackie           
1000 - 1030 Botulinum toxin for cervical dystonia
Con Yiannikas
1030 - 1100 Morning tea
1100 - 1130 Botulinum toxin for facial movements
Liz Pepper
1130 - 1200 Other uses of botulinum toxin
Ainhi Ha
1200 - 1230 Questions for the panel 
1230  Workshop close 
1230 Lunch