Dystonia Patient Community Conference

When:
March 7, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
2020-03-07T09:00:00-08:00
2020-03-07T12:00:00-08:00
Where:
Cedars Sinai Medical Center
PEC 6 and 7. 127 S. San Vicente Blvd
Los Angeles
CA 90048
Contact:
Bridget Frommel, Cedars Sinai
310-248-6704

DMRF is pleased to participate in a program offered by Cedars-Sinai Department of Neurology.

Cedars-Sinai Department of Neurology will present the latest updates on clinical advances and treatment options for dystonia. This free conference will provide patients and their families with reliable tools to monitor their wellbeing, discuss the surgical therapy of dystonia, and review current treatments and medication.

Agenda:

7:30 a.m. Registration opens with breakfast and refreshments

9 a.m.  What is Dystonia? A Historical Perspective

9:30 a.m.  Not Only for Wrinkles: Botulinum Toxin Treatment for Dystonia

10 a.m. Break

10:30 a.m.  DBS for Dystonia – 20 Years Later. What Did We Learn?

11:00 a.m.  Dystonia Medical Research Foundation: What Does the DMRF Do?

Noon Adjourn

Speakers:

Michele Tagliati, MD
Caron and Steven D. Broidy Chair in Movement Disorders Director, Movement Disorders Program Professor, Neurology Vice Chair, Department of Neurology

Echo E. Tan, MD
Neurologist, Movement Disorders, Department of Neurology

Elliot Hogg, MD
Neurologist, Movement Disorders, Department of Neurology

Parking:

Park in Lot P4, and parking will be validated for the day.

Registration:

Attendance is free, and advance registration is requested. Register at:
www.Cedars-sinai.org/dystoniaconference