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Parkinson’s Disease and Other Movement Disorders 2019

Phoenix, AZ US
November 15, 2019 to November 16, 2019

Course Director: Erika Driver-Dunckley, M.D.

This comprehensive review is directed primarily to neurologists in practice, primary care physicians, and other allied healthcare professionals who evaluate movement disorder patients. The emphasis of this intermediate level program is fundamental diagnosis and treatment of issues that commonly confront the clinician.

Webcast Option Available
If you're not able to attend the course in person, we do have the option of registering for the course webcast. Click here to go to the webcast page if you are interested.

Registration Fees

Full Fee:  M.D., D.O., Scientist   $485   
Reduced Fee:  Resident, Fellow, NP, PA,
Allied Health Professional
Live Webcast$380

Additional Information

Course Brochure


Exhibit Opportunity

This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibiting at this course, please complete Exhibitor Documents and submit to Kristy Badder.

Target Audience

Primary Care Physicians, Neurologists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses and other healthcare professionals who evaluate movement disorder patients will find this intermediate level program valuable to their fundamental diagnosis and treatment.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Differentiate between the most common hyperkinetic and hypokinetic movement disorders
  • Compare and differentiate Parkinson’s disease (PD) from Atypical Parkinsonian syndromes
  • Review therapies for management of motor and nonmotor symptoms of PD
  • Assess the first-line pharmacologic options for the most common movement disorders
  • Compare the indications for botulinum toxin therapy of movement disorders
  • Describe the indications for deep brain stimulation surgery of movement disorders

Attendance at this Mayo Clinic course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 9.00 AAFP Prescribed
  • 9.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 9.00 AOA Category 2-A
  • 9.00 Attendance
Event starts: 
11/15/2019 - 7:50am
Event ends: 
11/16/2019 - 12:15pm
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Mayo Clinic Franke Education Center
5777 East Mayo Boulevard
Phoenix, AZ 85054
United States

Residence Inn Phoenix Desert View at Mayo Clinic
5665 East Mayo Boulevard
Phoenix, Arizona 85054
(480) 563-1500

Hotel rooms near Mayo Clinic Hospital are limited. You are urged to make reservations early. A limited block of guest rooms have been reserved for attendees at Residence Inn Phoenix Desert View at Mayo Clinic. Group rates will be honored 3 days prior and 3 days following the course dates, based upon space availability. To make your reservation, call (480) 563-1500 or  Book your group rate for Mayo Clinic Parkinson's Room Block  (If you need to reserve room nights before or after the course dates, please call the hotel directly.)

To receive the special rate of $169 per night, you must make reservations before the room block is filled and prior to the cut-off date of October 14, 2019. Please advise the reservation staff you are part of the Mayo Clinic Parkinson’s Disease room Block group. All reservations must be guaranteed with a major credit card. The Hotel’s room rates are subject to applicable state and local taxes (currently 12.57%) in effect at the time of check out.

Attendees are responsible for their own reservations. The standard hotel reservation cancellation policy will apply to individual reservations unless otherwise specified. Mayo Clinic School of CPD is not responsible for expenses incurred by an individual who is not confirmed and for whom space is not available at the meeting.


Ground Transportation: Hertz is offering a reduced daily rate for participants attending the course. Visit Hertz online and enter convention number (CV) 03NR0014 in the respective “Discount or Promo Code” section. Special rates include unlimited mileage and are subject to availability. Advance reservations are recommended; blackout dates may apply.

Supershuttle vans offer airport transportation to and from the hotel. To make reservations, call (800) 258-3826 or (602) 244-9000.

Airport: Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX).

Individual registrants are responsible for arranging their own lodging and travel.

Course Director
Erika D. Driver-Dunckley, M.D.

Mayo Clinic Faculty
Charles H. Adler, M.D., Ph.D
Farwa Ali, M.B.B.S
James H. Bower, M.D.
John N. Caviness, M.D.
Elizabeth Coon, M.D.
Anhar Hassan, M.B., B.Ch.
Keith A. Josephs, M.D.
Bryan Klassen, M.D.
Kenneth J. Mack, M.D., Ph.D.
Shyamal H. Mehta, M.D., Ph.D
Rodolfo Savica, M.D., Ph.D
Erik K. St. Louis, M.D.
Ryan J. Uitti, M.D.
Zbigniew K. Wszolek, M.D.

Accreditation Statement:

In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science 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.

Credit Statement(s):

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 9.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This Live activity, Mayo Clinic Parkinson's Disease & Other Movement Disorders, with a beginning date of 11/15/2019, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to  9.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This program has been accredited by the American Osteopathic Association for 9.00 credits of AOA Category 2-A.

Other Healthcare Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other healthcare professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s), please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 9.00 AAFP Prescribed
  • 9.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 9.00 AOA Category 2-A
  • 9.00 Attendance


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Cancellation and Refund Policy:

Request for cancellations must be submitted in writing to When cancelling a registration for a course 14 days or more before the course start date, a full refund (minus a $75 administrative fee) will be issued in the same form of payment the registration was received. No refunds are granted less than 14 days before the course start date.

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