Corporate Satellite Symposia

The following industry sponsored symposia are held during the congress (not included in the main event CME/CPD credit):

Thursday, 9 May 2019
12:15 – 13:45     Satellite Symposium Merz Pharmaceuticals
                              Facts and figures on movement disorder studies
                              Chair: Dirk Dressler

12:15 – 12:30      Introduction on differences in studies, endpoints and results
                               Dirk Dressler

12:30 – 12:45      Different toxin’s serotype in humans
                               Roberto Eleopra

12:45 – 13:00      New incobotulinumtoxinA data on blepharospasm
                               Alberto Albanese

13:00 – 13:15      Long-term safety of incobotulinumtoxinA regarding antibody formation
                               Harald Hefter

13:15 – 13:45      Discussion

16:30 – 17:15      Satellite Symposium Medtronic
                               DBS innovations for Dystonia
                               Chair: Joachim K. Krauss

16:30 – 16:45      Biomarker and sensing for Dystonia.
                               Andrea Kühn

16:45 – 17:00      fMRI for Dystonia.
                               Robert Jech

17:00 – 17:15      Early and long-term outcome and prognostic factors for clinical response
                               Laura Cif

Friday, May 10 2019
12:15 – 13:45      Satellite Symposium Boston Scientific
                               Role of Imaging for Directional-DBS in the Future

12:15 – 12:25       Welcome & Introduction

12:25 – 12:40       Integrated Workflow – From Planning to Programming
                                a novel approach to Directional Steering with Visualization – Guide XT™

12:40 – 13:00       Dystonia Clinical Experience

13:00 – 13:20       STIM CP – Study Preliminary Results

13:20 – 13:40       VTA-based DBS-programming in everyday practice
                                From Analog to Digital – DBS. Role of Visualization in the Future

13:40 – 13:45       Closing

Saturday, May 11 2019
12:15 – 13:00      Satellite Symposium Pharm-Allergan
                               News of the treatment of dystonia
                               Dirk Dressler

This event is supported, in part, by funding from the industry. All support is managed in strict accordance with CME/CPD accreditation criteria and standards for commercial support.

This section contains information that is promotional in nature, distinct from the scientific/educational elements of the main CME/CPD event.