• Welcome!

    16:30 City tour
    19:00 Welcome Dinner
  • 8:00 Welcome and update membership, Website Demetrius Maraganore
    8:45 C9ORF72 repeats & Lewy body disorders Jesse Theuns
    9:30 Polyglutamine repeats and PD Manu Sharma
    10:10 Break
    10:30 GEOPD RVCD sequencing and genotyping project Matthew Farrer
    11:15 Research electronic data capture and sharing of outcomes data and DNAs in PD Demetrius Maraganore
    12:00 Lunch
    13:00 Data Blitz genetics / functional (10-12 speakers) Moderator: Thomas Gasser
    14:45 Break
    15:15 Data Blitz epidemiology / clinical (10-12 speakers) Moderator: Christine Klein
    17:00 Steering Committee Meeting & Dinner Steering committee members only
  • 8:00 Working groups meeting
    • Clinical: Demetrius Maraganore
    • Genetic: Matthew Farrer
    10:00 Break
    10:30 Approaches for an earlier diagnosis of PD Daniela Berg
    11:00 Genetics of autosomal-recessive PD Alexis Brice
    11:30 The role of micro-RNAs in PD; A genetic perspective Lars Bertram
    12:00 Lunch
    13:00 Hot topics
    30 minutes each
    • Alexis Elbaz (Epidemiology)
    • Thomas Gasser (Genetics)
    • Rejko Krüger (Functional studies)
    14:30 Unmet needs discussion Demetrius Maraganore & Matthew Farrer
    15:00 Break
    19:00 Gala Dinner
  • 9:00 Cohort studies in PD Peter Pramstaller
    9:30 Imaging studies in PD Ulrike Krämer
    10:00 Non-motor symptoms in PD Meike Kasten
    10:30 Break
    11:00 Multimodal approaches to study PD Christine Klein
    11:30 Vitamin K as a personalized treatment approach for genetic PD Patrik Verstreken
    12:00 Lunch
    12:30 Poster tours
    15:00 Update from working groups
    15:45 New proposals/suggestions
    16:30 Wrap-up Demetrius Maraganore
    17:00 Adjourn
    Transcranial sonography class, October 19 - 21
    optional