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December 19, 2019

This is an archived event that took place on Thursday, December 19, 2019.
Our on-staff movement disorder specialist and Research Program leads will answer your questions on the latest in Parkinson’s research and care.

Webinar Details


Thursday, December 19, 2019


1 hr


12:00 pm ET

  • MJFF offers Continuing Medical Education (CME) credit for practicing health care professionals for each Third Thursday Webinar. Click the link in the Resource List after viewing the webinar to take the post-test survey and receive your CME credit.

    Date of Original Release: December 19, 2019
    Date Credit Expires: December 19, 2021

    Learning Objectives
    • Explain progress toward a cure in Parkinson’s.
    • Discuss Parkinson’s genetic testing.
    • Describe the state of Parkinson’s stem cell research.
    • Define the role of DatScan in Parkinson’s care and research.
    • Summarize the evidence on medical marijuana in Parkinson’s.
    Target Audience

    This educational activity is designed for primary care physicians, family practice physicians, general medicine physicians, geriatricians, general neurologists, movement disorder specialists and any other health care practitioners who manage patients with Parkinson's disease.


    This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Oakstone Publishing and The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research. The Oakstone Publishing is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Oakstone Publishing designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


    Oakstone Publishing has assessed conflict of interest with its faculty, authors, editors and any individuals who were in a position to control the content of this CME activity. Any identified relevant conflicts of interest were resolved for fair balance and scientific objectivity of studies utilized in this activity. Oakstone Publishing planners, content reviewers, and editorial staff disclose no relevant commercial interests.


    Rachel Dolhun, MD
    VP, Medical Communications
    The Michael J. Fox Foundation 
    Nothing to disclose

    Brian Fiske, PhD
    SVP, Research Programs
    The Michael J. Fox Foundation 
    Nothing to disclose

    Mark Frasier, PhD
    SVP, Research Programs
    The Michael J. Fox Foundation 
    Nothing to disclose

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