International Congress News


We've Listened: New in 2016

Based on feedback received from past International Congress delegates, MDS has made some changes to the program for this year in Berlin. Read more.

Click to view the Preliminary ProgramPreliminary Program Now Available

The Preliminary Program of the 20th International Congress of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders is now available.  Please click here to view.

Faculty Financial Disclosure Information

Please click here to review all 2016 Berlin Congress Financial Disclosure information. (Hard copy versions will also be available onsite at the MDS Booth, located in the Exhibit Hall.)

Registration and Housing Now Open


Registration for the 20th International Congress is now open for individuals and groups. Please visit the Registration webpage to learn more.


A block of rooms is being held at various hotels. Please click here to reserve a hotel room.

Regular Abstract and Late-Breaking Abstract Submissions Closed 

The deadline to submit an abstract was January 7, 2016 (11:59 pm CST). Authors will be notified of the status of their abstract in March 2016. Please visit the abstracts tab for further information. Late-Breaking Abstract Submission is now closed. The deadline to submit a Late-Breaking abstract was April 1, 2016 (11:59 pm CST).

Video Challenge Submissions Now Closed

Movement Disorders groups representing different countries will be chosen to present at the 2016 MDS Video Challenge. Read More.

The 20th International Congress takes place at the CityCube Berlin.

Important Dates

Late-Breaking Abstract Submission Deadline
April 1, 2016

Early Registration Deadline
April 15, 2016

Final Pre-Registration Deadline
May 18, 2016

20th International Congress of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders
June 19-23, 2016

For More Information

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Milwaukee, WI 53202 USA
Phone: +1 414-276-2145
Fax: +1 414-276-3349

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