What you'll learn

  • Evaluate and diagnose movement disorders, such as Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease, dystonia, tremor, myoclonus, tics, gait disturbances, chorea, tardive dyskinesia, and other disorders of the basal ganglia, in different settings (emergency, inpatient, and outpatient)
  • Summarize treatment options and considerations in the management of movement disorders.
  • Recognize pitfalls in making an erroneous diagnosis in Parkinson’s disease, tremor or dystonia
  • Describe the pharmacology and side effects of commonly used medications for treatment of various movement disorders
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Course description

This is an accredited, livestreamed course offered by Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. This course is targeted to Primary Care Physicians, Specialty Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, Physician Assistants Psychologists, Movement Disorders Fellows. This course may also be of interest to physicians who practice in Internal Medicine, Neurology, Psychiatry, Palliative Medicine, and Family Medicine.

Select the Take Course button to view additional information on the course registration page.

Contact ceprograms@hms.harvard.edu with questions.

*Register before September 2 to receive the discounted price.

Associated Schools

  • Harvard Medical School

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