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Movement Disorders Series

 

The Movement Disorder Series provide Continuing Education for Professionals through VA learning. These one hour audio conferences are sponsored by PADRECC and EES and are designed to provide VHA healthcare professionals with current practice standards and emerging trends in the treatment of PD and other movement disorders. Offered every two months on the 2nd Thursday of the month at 12-1pm ET and 3-4 pm ET. Participants wishing to receive continuing education credit need to register on Talent Management System (TMS) https://www.tms.va.gov/learning/user/login.jsp
 
Starting in FY 2014, this virtual conference is broadcast over Lync. 
Audio access: through your computer or call 1-855-767-1051 Conference ID: 2016640.
Contact lynn.klanchar@va.gov for more information.
 

UPCOMING SEMINAR or ARCHIVES - click on highlighted areas to download related materials

FY 2014 Movement Disorder Series download schedule 

 

Date Topic Presenter
Dec 12, 2013  Dysphagia in Parkinson's Disease (CDN) Paula Sullivan, MS, CCC-SLP, BRS-S
Jan 9, 2014 Benign Essential Blepharospasm (CDN) Mark Stahl, MD
Mar 13, 2014 Etiology & Treatment of Ataxia and Cerebellar Disease (CDN) Theresa Zesiewicz, MD, FAAN
May 8, 2014 Drug-Induced Parkinsonism (CDN) James F. Morley, MD
Sep 11, 2014 Sleep Disorders in Parkinson's Disease (PPT) Aliya Sarwar, MD
Nov 13, 2014 Rehabilitation Tools & Practices for Common Movement Disorders Laurice Yand, MD

 

ARCHIVES Click on highlighted areas.  CDN is a recording of the talk together with the slides.

FY 2013 Movement Disorder Series 

Date

Topic

Presenter

 

Nov 8, 2012 Telehealth Delivered Voice Therapy: Comparing Outcomes to Traditional Delivery for Adults with PD (CDN) Lyn Tindall Covert, PhD, CCC-SLP
Jan 10, 2013 The Role of Palliative Care in Parkinson's Disease (CDN) Nicholas Galifanakis, MD, MPH
Mar 14, 2013  Pharmacotherapy of Motor & Non-Motor Symptoms in Parkinson’s Disease  (CDN) Kathryn Tortorice, PharmD, BCPS, National Program Manager  
May 9, 2013  DATScans: when should we order them and how are they interpreted?  (CDN) John Duda, MD, Philadelphia PADRECC  
Jul 11, 2013 Social Media and Parkinson's Disease  download slides  Jeff Kraakevik, MD  
Sep 12, 2013 Using a Practical Clinical Model to Communicate about Veterans' Parkinson's Disease Care: The Siebens Domain Management Model (SDMM)in the Care Coordination for Health Promotion and Activiites in Parkinson's Disease (CDN)  Karen Connor, PhD and Hilary Siebens, MD  

 

FY 2012 Movement Disorder Series 

Date Topic Presenter
Nov 10, 2011 Care Management Program for PD (CDN)  Karen Connor, PhD, RN
Jan 12, 2012 Pain in PD (CDN)       David Drake, MD
Mar 8, 2012 Mood Disorders in PD: What's New? (CDN) Laura Marsh, MD
May 10, 2012  National VHA Pharmacy Considerations & Medications for Movement Disorders (CDN)  Kathryn Tortorice, PharmD
Jul 12, 2012  Rehabilitation's Role in Parkinson's Disease (CDN)  Abu Qutubuddin, MD, MBBS
Sep 20, 2012  VA Telehealth and Movement Disorders (CDN) Steven S. Schreiber, MD

 

FY 2011 Movement Disorder Series 

Date Topic Presenter
Nov 4, 2010 DBS for PD-VA Research Update (CDN) Frances Weaver, PhD PowerPoint 
Jan 13, 2011 Agent Orange, Pesticides, and PD Jeff Bronstein, MD, PhD PowerPoint  Transcript 
Mar 10, 2011 Impulse Control Disorders in PD (CDN) Daniel Weintraub, MD PowerPoint   
Jul 14, 2011  Advances in Gene Therapies for PD William J. Marks, Jr., MD PowerPoint 
Sep 8, 2011  Neuroprotection and PD (CDN) Alec Glass, MD PowerPoint   

 

FY 2010 Movement Disorder Series

Date Topic Presenter      
Nov 12, 2009 Nutritional Supplements & Issues in PD Marian Evatt, MD PowerPoint  Audio/Visual  Transcript 
Jan 14, 2010 Lewy Bodies and Dementia John Duda, MD PowerPoint  Audio/Visual  Transcript 
Mar 11, 2010 Essential Tremor: Diagnosis & Treatment Theresa Zesiewicz, MD PowerPoint  Audio/Visual  Transcript 
May 13, 2010 Palliative Care and Parkinson's Disease Elizabeth Goy, PhD PowerPoint 
Jul 8, 2010 Medications for Parkinson's Disease Emad Farag, MD PowerPoint 
Sep 2, 2010 Parkinson's Disease in the Elderly Eugene Lai, MD PowerPoint  Audio/Visual  Transcript 

 

FY 2009 Movement Disorder Series  

Date Topic Presenter      
Nov 13, 2008 Neuropsychiatric Complications in PD Daniel Weintraub, MD PowerPoint 
Jan 8, 2009 Impact of Falls and their Treatment Jeff Kraakevik, MD PowerPoint  Audio/Visual  Transcript 
Mar 12, 2009 Best Medical Therapy versus DBS for PD Frances Weaver, PhD PowerPoint  Audio/Visual  Transcript 
May 14, 2009 Atypical Parkinsonian Disorders Eugene Lai, MD PowerPoint  Audio/Visual  Transcript 
Jul 9, 2009 Diagnosis and Treatment of PD Jeff Bronstein, MD PowerPoint  Audio/Visual  Transcript 
Sep 10, 2009 Caregiving and Psychosocial Issues in PD Elaine Lanier, RN PowerPoint  Audio/Visual  Transcript