Education Programs

The IETF facilitates educational programs in order to educate patients, caregivers, 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 IETF Programs

(Watch for our next Education Forum tentatively planned for March 2020)



Whether you have internet access or not, it is important to understand your condition. To this end, the IETF presents our educational teleconference series.



(Watch this site for upcoming teleconferences).



All of our teleconferences are recorded and are available online. Just call the number listed and listen by phone. THESE ARE NOT TOLL-FREE NUMBERS SO IF YOUR PHONE PLAN DOES NOT PROVIDE FREE LONG DISTANCE, YOU WILL BE CHARGED BY YOUR PHONE COMPANY.

Listen to 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



podcast artwork symbolThe IETF is happy to share relevant podcasts on essential tremor, ET treatments, research and other topics to help educate and empower people in the ET community.

Listen to Podcasts


IETF Partner Education Opportunities

Cala Events

(No upcoming events at this time)


Medtronic Events

(No upcoming events at this time)


Abbott Events

Learn About DBS Therapy

Are medications adequately controlling your essential tremor symptoms? Attend this community health talk to hear about deep brain stimulation (DBS) therapy, which has been proven to be an effective treatment option for essential tremor.

Saturday, November 16, 2019
1 to 3 p.m.
6300 Bee Cave Road, Building 2, Ste 100
Austin, TX 78746

Juan Ramirez-Castaneda, MD, University of Texas Health San Antonio

RSVP to Beth Erwin, 210-639-3909,


(No upcoming events at this time)