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  Poster Schedule

The abstract poster schedule is now available.

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  Abstract Publications

Abstracts accepted for presentation will be published in Movement Disorders, the official Journal of the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society.

To read all abstracts from past International Congresses, visit www.mdsabstracts.org.

  General Information for Accepted Abstract Presenters

Poster Criteria

  • All posters must be printed in a vertical orientation (“portrait” orientation)
  • Posters must fit within the size allotment of the poster display boards, 94.4 cm wide x 240 cm tall.
  • Please print poster text large enough to be easily read at a distance of approximately 1.5 meters (5 feet)
  • All posters must be printed and presented in English 

Poster Sessions and Presentations

One author or colleague must be present at your poster during the assigned poster session time on the day of your presentation to explain your research and answer questions from viewers. Poster session assignments cannot be rescheduled. Posters displayed on a day or on a board to which it is not assigned will be removed without prior notice.

Poster Set-Up and Removal

All posters must be set-up between 07:00 - 08:00 on the day of the presentation. Posters must be removed the same day as the presentation – any posters that are not removed will be discarded.

Monday, Sept. 23
Author poster set-up: 7:00-8:00
Poster viewing: 8:00-17:30
Author poster removal: 17:30-18:00

Tuesday, Sept. 24
Author poster set-up: 7:00-8:00
Poster viewing: 8:00-17:30
Author poster removal: 17:30-18:00

Wednesday, Sept. 25
Author poster set-up: 7:00-8:00
Poster viewing: 8:00-17:00
Author poster removal: 17:00-17:30

Locating Your Assigned Poster Board

The abstract number will determine the location of where you will display your poster, and will also correspond with your abstract in the final publication. All poster boards will be clearly labeled with the appropriate abstract number prior to set-up.

Abstracts are grouped by category and numbered consecutively within each poster session.

Registration and Attendance

IMPORTANT: MDS will be verifying proof of registration for at least one (1) author on every accepted abstract by July 31, 2019. If a co-author who can present the poster is not registered for the International Congress by this date, the abstract will be withdrawn from publication and from presentation at the International Congress.

It is not mandatory that the first author is pre-registered; the presenter can be any of the contributing authors or a colleague. Exceptions to this policy may be made for extenuating circumstances if e-mailed in writing to congress@movementdisorders.org by July 31, 2019.

Register Here

After registration is confirmed, please log back into the abstract submission website, by using the credentials created to submit the abstract and enter the registration ID number (or the number of a colleague that will be presenting the work).


Should you have any additional questions, please contact the MDS International Secretariat at congress@movementdisorders.org.

Important Dates

September 22-26, 2019
International Congress of Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders®

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
E-mail: congress@movementdisorders.org

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