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The International Essential Tremor Foundation is proud to present the following recording to help you better understand essential tremor. The recording below is the first of many free, patient-focused telephone conferences planned for this year. Each session will focus on a different aspect of essential tremor and will be led by top experts in ET care and research.

You can listen online or by phone, for those without internet access. Please share this information with your friends, neighbors, and loved ones so they too can become more aware of this life-altering condition.

September 12, 2018
Topic: Surgical Options for Essential Tremor 

Speaker:
Gordon Baltuch, MD, PhD
Director, Center for Functional and Restorative Neurosurgery, Penn Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Facilitated by Patrick McCartney, IETF Executive Director

To listen over the phone:
Call 1-862-902-0129 and enter code 82765256 when prompted. While listening, push “1” to pause the recording, push “2” to rewind it one minute, and push “3” to forward it one minute.

 


April 18, 2018
Topic: ET vs. Parkinson’s: How Do They Differ?

Speaker:
Holly Shill, MD
Director of the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center at Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ

Facilitated by Patrick McCartney, IETF Executive Director

To listen over the phone:
Call 1-862-902-0129 and enter code 94485166 when prompted. While listening, push “1” to pause the recording, push “2” to rewind it one minute, and push “3” to forward it one minute.


October 10, 2017
Topic: Children with ET

Speaker:
Keith Coffman, MD
Clinical Director of Neurology, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, Children’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO

Facilitated by Patrick McCartney, IETF Executive Director

To listen over the phone:
Call 1-862-902-0129 and enter code 41385547 when prompted. While listening, push “1” to pause the recording, push “2” to rewind it one minute, and push “3” to forward it one minute.


June 13, 2017
Topic: Mindfulness: Coping with Anxiety, Depression & the Social Stigma of ET

Speaker:
Monique L. Giroux, MD, -Movement Disorders & Integrative Medicine Specialist

Medical Director, Movement and Neuroperformance Center
Englewood and Fort Collins, CO

Facilitated by Patrick McCartney, IETF Executive Director

To listen over the phone:
Call 1-862-902-0129 and enter code 88025523 when prompted. While listening, push “1” to pause the recording, push “2” to rewind it one minute, and push “3” to forward it one minute.

October 13, 2016

Topic: Coping with the Physical & Emotional Effects of ET

Speaker:
Kelli Reiling – Occupational Therapist
Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Kansas Medical Center

Facilitated by Patrick McCartney, IETF Executive Director

To listen over the phone:
Call 1-862-902-0129 and enter code 47829444 when prompted. While listening, push “1” to pause the recording, push “2” to rewind it one minute, and push “3” to forward it one minute.


June 30, 2016
Topic: Research: Where Are We Now & Where Are We Going

Speakers:
Mark Hallett, MD – Neurologist
Chief, Human Motor Control Section
NINDS, NIH
IETF Medical Advisory Board Co-Chair

Holly Shill, MD – Neurologist
Director, Lonnie and Muhammad Ali Movement Disorder Center
Department of Neurology
IETF Medical Advisory Board Co-Chair

Facilitated by Patrick McCartney, IETF Executive Director

To listen over the phone:
Call 1-862-902-0129 and enter code 46611966  when prompted. While listening, push “1” to pause the recording, push “2” to rewind it one minute, and push “3” to forward it one minute.


March 3, 2016
Topic: Essential Tremor Diagnosis & Treatment Options

Speakers:
 Kelvin L. Chou, MD – Neurologist
Thomas H. and Susan C. Brown Early Career Professor
Associate Professor, Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Co-Director, STIM (Surgical Therapies Improving Movement) Program, University of Michigan Medical School
Member of IETF Medical Advisory Board

Arif Dalvi, MD, MBA – Movement Disorders Neurologist
Director, Comprehensive Movement Disorders Center
Palm Beach Neuroscience Institute (pbni.com)
Tenet Florida Physician Services
Member of IETF Medical Advisory Board

Facilitated by Patrick McCartney, IETF Executive Director

To listen over the phone:
Call 1-862-902-0129 and enter conference code 61737382 when prompted. While listening, push “1” to pause the recording, push “2” to rewind it one minute, and push “3” to forward it one minute.

Please note, we had some technical problems in the first 10 minutes or so of recording. You may need to fast forward through the first few minutes to get to the recorded session.