Event Details

Minnesota Dystonia Educational Symposium


From: April 29, 2017 at 10:30am to: 2:30pm


Minnesota Dystonia Support Group
Dystonia Educational Symposium

Join us to learn more about dystonia research, treatment, and awareness from medical professionals and peers in the dystonia community. 

Dr. Jerrold Vitek, Professor and Chair of the Department of Neurology at the University of Minnesota, will speak on Deep Brain Stimulation for Dystonia. We also invite you to come meet new movement disorder neurologist with the Department, Dr. Lauren Schrock, to learn more about dystonia and current treatments. Dr. Jan Teller, Chief Scientific Officer for the DMRF, will provide attendees with information on new research in the dystonia medical community. 

We look forward to seeing you at this special event!

Day & Time:

Saturday, April 29, 2017
Registration: 10:30am - 11:00am
Program: 11:00am - 2:30pm 


Rondo Community Outreach Library
461 N. Dale Street
St. Paul, MN 55103

Topics will include:

  • Research Updates
  • Current Treatments
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Advocacy and Awareness

Refreshments will be provided. 


To register for the event, please click here


Questions? Contact the DMRF at dystonia@dystonia-foundation.org or 312-755-0198.

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