Thank you

Thank you to everyone who attended the International Congress of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders in Vancouver. We hope you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again next year at the International Congress in Hong Kong, October 5-9, 2018.

By the Numbers
  • 4,300 total people registered (including press and exhibitors)
  • 89 countries represented
  • 250 Travel Grant awards distributed
  • 250 Travel Grant registrations awarded
  • 100 Waived Dues Registration Waivers awarded
  • 227 faculty members participated in the Scientific Sessions
  • 1,576 abstracts accepted
  • 131 Late-breaking abstracts accepted
  • 21 MDS Study Group abstracts accepted
  • 40 companies and 15 non-profit organizations exhibited
  • 20 representatives from the press attended


Accreditation Statement

The International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CPD activities held in Canada developed by accredited CPD physician organizations recognized by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medicine Education are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Credit Designation

The International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 35 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 


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Vancouver Convention Centre – WEST
1055 Canada Place
Vancouver, BC V6C 0C3

For More Information

International Secretariat
555 East Wells Street, Suite 1100
Milwaukee, WI 53202 USA
Phone: +1 (414) 276-2145
Fax: +1 (414) 276-3349

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