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4206 Plenary Session

Heritable Movement Disorders: Diagnosis and Management

Wednesday, August 30, 2023
10:30 - 12:30

In this session, the faculty will highlight the diversity of some of the common heritable conditions in movement disorders with an emphasis on how treatment is changing the clinical landscape for our patients.

William Dauer, USA
Manju Kurian, United Kingdom

Scrapping Copper: Managing Wilson’s Disease
Prashanth Kukkle, India

Understanding ‘Brain Rust’: Neurodegeneration with Brain Iron Accumulation (NBIA)
To Be Announced

Twisters and Shakers: A Guide to the Hereditary Dystonias
Patricia Carvalho Aguiar, Brazil

CSPC Liaisons:
Simon Lewis, Australia

At the conclusion of this session, participants should be better able to:

  1. Appreciate the journey underpinning the current clinical landscape of Wilson’s Disease
  2. Recognize the diversity of conditions characterized by Neurodegeneration with Brain Iron Accumulation (NBIA), along with current and future approaches to management
  3. Identify genetic dystonias and understand their current and emerging treatment options

Recommended Audience: Clinician, Researcher / Basic Scientist, Health Professional (non-physician), Fellow / Resident / Student, Industry

Recommended Education Level: Beginner/Foundational, Intermediate/ Experienced, Advanced/Expert

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