Education Programs

Seminar crowd

People come from near and far to attend
free IETF educational programs.

The IETF facilitates educational programs in order to educate patients, healthcare providers and the general public about essential tremor. Programs may cover the following topics: the diagnosis process, current treatment options, research, support groups, assistive technology, and more. Review the listings below for more information. You can also check our events calendar to learn about other events and support group meetings.


Upcoming Programs

ET Education Forum
Minneapolis, MN
June 23, 2018
Program: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Check-in: 8 a.m.
Minneapolis Airport Marriott
2020 American Boulevard East, Bloomington, MN 55425

ET Education Forum
Dallas, TX
September 15, 2018
Program: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Check-in: 8 a.m.
Sheraton Dallas Hotel by the Galleria

ET Education Forum
Tampa, FL
October 27, 2018
Program: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Check-in: 8 a.m.
The Westshore Grand

View our calendar for other upcoming events.



Whether you have internet access or not, it is important to understand your condition. To this end, the IETF presents our new educational teleconference series. Learn more about ET either by listening to the recording online or call the number listed and listen by phone. And don’t forget to check our education events schedule, to learn about other IETF-sponsored teleconferences and seminars.

View Teleconferences


WebinarNarrated by some of the top movement disorders specialists in the field, this series of webinars cover everything you need to know about essential tremor, from the diagnosis process, treatment options to current research and more.

View Webinars

IETF Partner Education Opportunities


Essential Tremor & Deep Brain Stimulation,
Informational Session for Patients

Saturday, June 16
9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Chicago Marriott Oak Brook
1401 W 22nd St.
Oak Brook, IL 60523

Dr. Yasaman Kianirad
University of Illinois Health

Learn more about DBS therapy, including the benefits and risks of this therapy.

RSVP by calling or emailing: 1-833-825-5327, or


FREE Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) Seminar

Saturday, June 9
8:30 a.m.
Hilton Garden Inn Conference Center|
3200 Vandiver Drive
Columbia, MO 65202

This seminar will help you understand:

  • If Medtronic DBS Therapy may be right for you
  • The movement symptoms DBS Therapy may help to control
  • Risks and benefits of Medtronic DBS Therapy

Space is limited; reservations required.
RSVP: 314-520-6468, or

This is event is co-sponsored by Medtronic, Junaid Siddiqui, MD, and Syed Shah, MD from the University of Missouri School of Medicine – Department of Neurology.


FREE Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) Seminar

Thursday, June 14
6:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Zamoiski Auditorium
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
2401 W. Belvedere Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21209

Presented by:
Omar Zalatimo, MD, MPH, MHA, FAANS
Director, Functional Neurosurgery
LifeBridge Health

Space is limited; reservations required.
RSVP: 410-601-1920, or email

This is event is co-sponsored by Medtronic and The Sandra and Malcolm Berman Brain & Spine Institute.