Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders

July 1st to July 7th 2024

Summer School

Embark on a transformative learning adventure, diving deep into neurology with expert-led sessions and hands-on experiences
neurology Summer school 2024

Elevate Your Expertise in Neurology

Join us at the University of Ioannina for a transformative 5-day Summer School program on Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders. This program is ideal for advanced medical students and postgraduates in medicine, nursing, speech therapy, and physiotherapy.

You’ll gain in-depth knowledge in diagnosing and treating Parkinson’s disease, differentiating it from other movement disorders, and managing both motor and non-motor symptoms. The course includes hands-on training in the application of botulinum toxin and interactive multimedia-based workshops.

Join us for this enriching experience in the picturesque setting of Ioannina, Greece, and advance your expertise in neurology. 

Applications are open until April 30, 2024

Transforming Healthcare Since 1977

The Medical School at the University of Ioannina

Educational Highlights:
Key Learning Outcomes and Program Benefits

Delve into a comprehensive learning experience with our Summer School, focusing on neurology and movement disorders. Gain crucial insights into Parkinson’s disease, master the diagnosis of various movement disorders, and enhance your skills with practical, advanced treatment techniques. This program is your gateway to refined clinical abilities, valuable networking, and a path towards leadership in neurological care. Join us to advance your expertise and make significant contributions to healthcare.

In-Depth Understanding of Parkinson's Disease

Gain comprehensive knowledge in diagnosing and differentiating Parkinson’s disease from atypical parkinsonian syndromes.

Advanced Treatment Strategies

Learn to apply effective treatment methods for both early and advanced stages of Parkinson’s disease, including the management of non-motor symptoms.

Expertise in Movement Disorders

Acquire skills to identify and treat a range of movement disorders such as chorea, dystonia, ataxia, and tics.

Differential Diagnosis Proficiency

Develop the ability to conduct differential diagnoses for various drug-induced, autoimmune, metabolic, and functional movement disorders.

Hands-On Experience with Botulinum Toxin

Receive practical training in the neurological applications of botulinum toxin in small, interactive groups

Earn Valuable ECTS Credits

Complete the program and earn 2 ECTS credits, enhancing your academic credentials.

Educators

A Team of Renowned Experts Committed to Advancing Your Medical Knowledge and Skills

Spyridon Konitsiotis

Professor

Konstantinos Tsamis

Assistant. Professor

Maria Condrogiorgi

Assistant. Professor

Alexandros Giannakis

Research Associate

The Location

 Situated in this historic city, the program is not just about learning—it’s an exploration of culture and history. Participants will enjoy academic excellence at the University of Ioannina and discover local treasures.

Experience Ioannina

A City of History, Culture, and Natural Beauty. Join us in this captivating city, where education and inspiration meet amidst the splendor of Greece.

Discover Epirus

Explore the region’s Ancient Greek, Ottoman and Byzantine history. Visit the Majestic Landscapes of Zagori and the Historic Splendor of Nicopolis.

Hidden Gem

Set against the backdrop of Epirus, with its sessions in Ioannina, our Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Summer School 2024 offers a unique blend of education and exploration. This ancient region, known for its rugged mountains and rich history, provides an inspiring setting for in-depth learning. In Ioannina, a city steeped in culture, participants will engage with experts at the University of Ioannina and explore historical sites like the Archaeological Museum and the Castle of Ioannina. The experience expands to the wider Epirus region with excursions to the Ancient Theater of Dodona, Ancient Nicopolis, Preveza, and the picturesque Zagori Villages. Join us for a journey that combines the pursuit of knowledge with the discovery of Greece’s timeless heritage

Easy Step to Apply

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Read the Info Page

Get all the key details, from registration to course info. It’s your go-to resource for the overview of the program.

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Read the Terms and Conditions

Find crucial information about policies, regulations, and important details. It’s your guide to understanding the terms governing the program.

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Complete Application Form

Fill in the necessary details for a seamless application process. It’s your efficient way to submit all required information and join the program

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Confirm your Acceptance

Please await confirmation of your acceptance into the Neurology Summer School at the University of Ioannina, before you proceed to booking your accomodation and completing the tuition fees payment

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Book your Accomodation

Book your accommodation independently, ensuring flexibility and allowing you to choose lodging options that best suit your preferences and needs. Keep in mind, in order to assist with your stay, our organizing committee has secured a special quote from the Grand Serai Hotel

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Payment of Fees

The payment of fees for the Neurology Summer School at the University of Ioannina is a straightforward process, facilitated through our secure online platform. Ensure timely completion to secure your spot and enjoy a seamless registration experience.

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Additional information about yourself or your circumstances

Provide any additional information about yourself or your circumstances by filling in the designated section on the application form for the Neurology Summer School at the University of Ioannina. This allows us to better understand your needs and ensure a tailored and supportive experience during the program.

Why Choose our Summer School

Networking

Connect with experts and peers in the field of neurology, fostering professional relationships and collaborations.

Multidisciplinary

Benefit from a program suitable for medical students, as well as postgraduate students in medicine, nursing, speech therapy, and physiotherapy.

Interactive

Participate in interactive multimedia-based workshops, promoting an engaging and dynamic learning experience.

Real-World Challenges

Equip yourself with the skills and knowledge to excel in the demanding field of neurology and movement disorder management.

FAQ

Frequently Ask Questions.

Find answers to your questions about the program, application process, and more in our comprehensive FAQ section

Applicants must demonstrate a high level of English proficiency, and have a background in medical studies – preferably at an advanced level or postgraduate level. This includes students of medicine post graduates in nursing, speech therapy, and physiotherapy, as well as professionals in the medical field.

Selection is based on the evaluation and scoring of the applicant's CV, with a focus on academic achievements, particularly in neurology.

Yes, a dedicated platform for all updates and announcements will be available.

No, scholarships are not offered for this program.

Applications open on February 5 , 2024.

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