International Congress Committees

MDS would like to acknowledge the following committees for their help developing the International Congress in Nice:

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  Local Organizing Committee

Jean-Christophe Corvol, France 

MDS Staff Liaison: 
Sarah Smith

Committee Members:

  • Philippe Damier
  • Luc Defebvre
  • Franck Durif  
  • Alexandra Durr  
  • Caroline Giordana  
  • Wassilios Meissner  
  • Elena Moro  
  • Olivier Rascol  
  • Christine Tranchant  
  • Marie Vidailhet
  Congress Scientific Program Committee

Hyder Jinnah, USA

Jean-Christophe Corvol, France

MDS Staff Liaison: 
Jenny Quebbeman


  • Roongroj Bhidayasiri, Thailand
  • Vincenzo Bonifati, Netherlands
  • M. Angela Cenci Nilsson, Sweden
  • Shengdi Chen, People’s Republic of China
  • Steven Frucht, USA
  • Emilia Gatto, Argentina
  • Christopher Goetz, USA
  • Jennifer Goldman, USA
  • Etienne Hirsch, France
  • Roland Dominic Jamora, Philippines
  • Beomseok Jeon, South Korea
  • Han-Joon Kim, South Korea
  • Vladimir Kostic, Serbia
  • Shen-Yang Lim, Malaysia
  • Irene Litvan, USA
  • Karen Marder, USA
  • Wassilios Meissner, France
  • Vincent Mok, Hong Kong
  • Elena Moro, France
  • Alice Nieuwboer, Belgium
  • Maria Stamelou, Greece
  • Matthew Stern, USA
  • Antonio Strafella, Canada
  • Carolyn Sue, Australia
  • Ryosuke Takahashi, Japan
  • Helio Teive, Brazil
  • Claudia M. Trenkwalder, Germany
  International Congress Oversight Committee

Matthew Stern, USA

MDS Staff Liaison: 
Jenny Quebbeman

Committee Members:

  • Jean-Christophe Corvol, France
  • Günther Deuschl, Germany
  • Victor Fung, Australia
  • Oscar Gershanik, Argentina
  • Christopher Goetz, USA
  • Hyder Jinnah, USA
  • Claudia Trenkwalder, Germany

Important Dates

June 2019
Abstract and Travel Grant Notifications Sent

July 18, 2019
Early Registration Deadline

August 22, 2019
Final Pre-Registration Deadline

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

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