Movement Disorders Summit 2021

Movement Disorders Summit 2021

Saturday, October 30, 2021
Webinar -- 10:00 AM ET


Saturday, Oct 30, 2021
All times notes in ET

9:50 – 10:00 AM: Welcome Remarks Chair: Rajesh Pahwa, MD

10:00 – 11:00 AM: Parkinson’s Disease Today: Managing Off Symptoms - Stuart Isaacson, MD
- 5 min break -

11:05 – 12:05 PM: Non-CME Educational talk
- 5 min break -

12:10 PM – 1:10 PM: Parkinson’s Disease Tomorrow: Evaluation of New Targets and Formulations - Tanya Simuni, MD
- 30 min lunch break -

1:40 – 2:40 PM: Huntington’s Disease: A Focus on the Management of Chorea - Victor Sung, MD
- 5 min break -

2:45 – 3:45 PM: Non-CME Educational talk
- 15 min break -

4:00 – 5:00 PM: Advances in Treating Tardive Dyskinesia – John M. Kane, MD
- 5 min break -

5:05 – 6:05 PM: Innovations in Managing Essential Tremor and Dystonias - Rajesh Pahwa, MD

6:05 – 6:10 PM: Closing Remarks


Program Director
Rajesh Pahwa, MD

Chief, Parkinson and Movement Disorder Division
Director, Parkinson Foundation Center of Excellence
University of Kansas Medical Center
Kansas City, Kansas

Stuart Isaacson, MD

Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center of Boca Raton
Boca Raton, Florida
Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology
FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Miami, Florida

John M. Kane, MD

Vice President for Behavioral Health Services
Northwell Health
Chairman of Psychiatry
Zucker Hillside Hospital
Queens, New York
Chairman of Psychiatry
Professor of Psychiatry and Molecular Medicine
Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
Hempstead, New York

Tatyana Simuni, MD

Arthur C. Nielsen Professor of Neurology
Division Head

Parkinson Disease and Movement Disorders Center
Northwestern University
Chicago, Illinois

Victor W. Sung, MD

Associate Professor
Division of Movement Disorders
Department of Neurology
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama

Program Overview
The primary purpose of this program is to arm clinicians with tools to address the most important and most current challenges in movement disorders by providing a tightly focused update on recent advances and key clinical issues encountered in patients. The program will consist of 5 virtual live interactive lectures on movement disorders.

Goal Statement
The goal of this activity is to improve the knowledge, competence, and performance of learners to assess diagnostic considerations and new and emerging therapies for the treatment of movement disorders.

Target Audience 
This program is intended for a multidisciplinary audience of neurologists, primary care physicians, nurses, physician assistants, and other members of the healthcare team involved in the management of patients with movement disorders.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Evaluate emerging treatment strategies in Parkinson’s Disease (PD).
  • Summarize integration of novel formulations and pharmacotherapies into PD treatment of wearing-off episodes.
  • Detail current and emerging treatment strategies for chorea in patients with HD.
  • Compare and contrast approved agents for TD treatment.
  • Discuss management options for essential tremor and dystonias.


Joint Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, Clinical Care Options, LLC (CCO) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physician Continuing Medical Education

Credit Designation 

CCO designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing Continuing Education
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity will be 5.0 contact hours.

Physician Assistant Continuing Medical Education

Clinical Care Options, LLC has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 5.0 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim commensurate with the extent of their participation.

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
Clinical Care Options, LLC (CCO) requires instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose all financial conflicts of interest (COI) they may have with ineligible companies. All relevant COI are thoroughly vetted and mitigated according to CCO policy. CCO is committed to providing its learners with high-quality CME/CE activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of an ineligible company.