“Movement Disorders for the Healthcare Practitioner” coming August 24 for clinicians & therapists

The University of Florida Center for Movement Disorders & Neurorestoration team is excited to present a continuing medical education opportunity for clinicians involved in the treatment of movement disorders patients.

Target Audience:  Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapist Assistants and Speech Language Pathologists.

Learning Objectives:  As a result of participation in this activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Accurately recognize the signs and symptoms associated with early stages of Parkinson’s Disease, A-typical Parkinson’s and Dystonia.
  2. Describe the appropriate selection and timing of treatment necessary to delay the disease progression.
  3. Explain the potential side effects of food and drug interactions for patients with movement disorders.
  4. Identify the impact of a multidisciplinary treatment approach with this patient population.

For Continuing Education credit information, schedule, and registration details please visit the “Movement Disorders for the Healthcare Practitioner” site. If you treat patients with Parkinson Disease, parkinsonisms, essential tremor, dystonia, ataxia, or other movement disorders, this event is intended to benefit you!


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Charles Jacobson

Chuck Jacobson maintains the UFMDC Research and Clinical database called INFORM.

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