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Agenda

7:45 am - 8:00 am:
Opening Comments/Introduction
Bernard L. Maria, MD, MBA; Goryeb Children’s Hospital, Morristown, NJ

8:00 am - 10:20 am:
SESSION I: Clinical Aspects and Diagnosis
Moderator: Carol A Mathews MD, University of Florida, Gainesville FL

8:00 am - 8:20 am:
Overview of Tourette Syndrome
Carol A Mathews MD, University of Florida, Gainesville FL

8:20 am - 8:50 am:
Core Symptoms
Katie Kompoliti, MD; Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL

8:50 am - 9:20 am:
Comorbidities
Erika Nurmi, MD, PhD; University of California, Los Angeles, CA

9:20 am - 9:50 am:
Epidemiology
Rebecca Bitsko, MD; University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY

9:50 am - 10:20 am:
Genetics
Jeremiah Scharf, MD, PhD; Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

10:20 am - 10:30 am:
Question and Answer Session

10:30 am - 10:45 am:
Coffee Break

10:45 am - 12:35 pm:
SESSION II: Pathogenesis
Co-Director and Moderator: Harvey Singer, MD; Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

10:45 am - 11:05 am:
Overview of Pathogenesis and Molecular Aspects
Harvey Singer, MD; Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

11:05 am - 11:35 am:
Circuitry
Nikole Calakos, MD, PhD; Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

11:35 am - 12:05 pm:
Neurochemistry/Neuroanatomy
Bradley L. Schlaggar MD, PhD; Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

12:05 pm - 12:35 pm:
Autoimmunity PANS/PANDAS
Donald L. Gilbert MD, MS, FAAN, FAAP; Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

12:35 pm - 12:45 pm:
Question and Answer Session

12:45 pm - 1:45 pm:
Lunch with TAA Presentation

1:45 pm - 4:05 pm:
SESSION III: Therapy
Co-Director and Moderator: Jonathan W. Mink, MD PhD, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

1:45 pm - 2:05 pm:
Overview of Therapeutic Approaches to Tourette Syndrome
Jonathan W. Mink, MD PhD, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

2:05 pm - 2:35 pm:
Behavioral Rx
Shannon Bennett, PhD; Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY

2:35 pm - 3:05 pm:
Pharmacotherapy
Joseph Jankovic, MD; Parkinson’s Disease Center and Movement Disorders Clinic, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

3:05 pm - 3:35 pm:
Neuromodulation
Michael Okun, MD; Fixel Center for Neurological Diseases, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

3:35 pm - 4:05 pm:
Experimental Therapeutics
Barbara Coffey, MD, MS; Miller School of Medicine University of Miami, Miami, FL

4:05 pm - 4:20 pm:
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY OF THE DAY

4:20 pm - 4:55 pm:
SESSION IV: FUTURE DIRECTIONS & Question and Answer Session
Moderator: Bernard L. Maria, MD, MBA; Goryeb Children’s Hospital, Morristown, NJ
PANELISTS:
  • Jonathan W. Mink, MD PhD, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
  • Harvey Singer, MD; Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
  • Carol A Mathews MD, University of Florida, Gainesville FL
  • Jill Morris, PhD; National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, MD
4:55 pm - 5:00 pm:
Closing Comments
Bernard L. Maria, MD, MBA



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