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
Registration

View our calendar for other upcoming events.

Teleconferences

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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.

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Webinars

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.

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IETF Partner Education Opportunities

None at this time.

Medtronic Corporation Seminars

DBS Therapy Seminar
Saturday, April 21, 2018
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Check in: 10 a.m.
Mischer Neuroscience Center
9180 Pinecroft Drive
Suite 500, Medical Plaza 4
The Woodlands, TX 77380
RSVP: 281-782-2937 or todd.hewgley@medtronic.com

This FREE seminar will help you understand:

  • If Medtronic DBS Therapy may be right for you
  • The movement symptoms DBS Therapy may help control
  • Risks and benefits of Medtronic DBS Therapy*This therapy is not for everyone. Please consult your physician. Only your doctor can determine if DBS Therapy is right for you. A prescription is required. Find more information online.

DBS Therapy Seminar
Monday, April 23, 2018
10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Smithville Library
120 Richardson
Smithville, MO 64089
RSVP: Steve LaFon 816-853-1751, or steve.m.lafon@medtronic.com by Friday, April 20

This seminar will help you understand:

  • If Medtronic DBS Therapy may be right for you
  • The movement symptoms DBS Therapy may help control
  • Risks and benefits of Medtronic DBS Therapy: This therapy is not for everyone. Please consult your physician. Only your doctor can determine if DBS Therapy is right for you. A prescription is required. Find more information online.

DBS Therapy Seminar
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Menorah Medical Center
5721 W. 119th, Room 2
Overland Park, KS 66209
RSVP: Steve LaFon 816-853-1751, or steve.m.lafon@medtronic.com by Friday, April 20

This seminar will help you understand:

  • If Medtronic DBS Therapy may be right for you
  • The movement symptoms DBS Therapy may help control
  • Risks and benefits of Medtronic DBS Therapy: This therapy is not for everyone. Please consult your physician. Only your doctor can determine if DBS Therapy is right for you. A prescription is required. Find more information online.

DBS Therapy Seminar
Thursday, May 3, 2018
6:30 p.m.
Maggiano’s Restaurant
17603 IH 10W
San Antonio, TX 78257
RSVP: 860-847-2454 or pat.f.boykin@medtronic.com

This seminar will help you understand:

  • If Medtronic DBS Therapy may be right for you
  • The movement symptoms DBS Therapy may help control
  • Risks and benefits of Medtronic DBS Therapy: This therapy is not for everyone. Please consult your physician. Only your doctor can determine if DBS Therapy is right for you. A prescription is required. Find more information online.

DBS Therapy Seminar
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Northglenn Community Center
11801 Community Center Drive
Northglenn, CO 80233
RSVP: 720-550-0900

This seminar will help you understand:

  • If Medtronic DBS Therapy may be right for you
  • The movement symptoms DBS Therapy may help control
  • Risks and benefits of Medtronic DBS Therapy*This therapy is not for everyone. Please consult your physician. Only your doctor can determine if DBS Therapy is right for you. A prescription is required. Find more information online.