Education 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 IETF Programs

 

ET Education Forum
Join us for a free education forum to get the latest
information on essential tremor and tips for managing it. 

September 14, 2019 
9 a.m. to Noon
St. Louis, MO 
Hilton St. Louis Frontenac
1335 S. Lindbergh Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63131

Register

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.

No new teleconferences scheduled at this time

 

 

Past 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.

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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

Medtronic Events

(No events planned at this time)

Abbott Events

FREE Educational Event for People with ET
Tuesday, May 21
6 to 7 p.m.
Weber Co. Library SW Branch
2039 W. 4000 S.
Roy, UT 84067

Overview: If tremor is affecting your daily activities and quality of life, attend this FREE educational event to learn about Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) therapy. 

RSVP via phone or text message to: (801) 368-1044. Space is limited.


Community Health Talks:
Learn About Living Your Best Life
with Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) Therapy

Monday, June 3
7 p.m.
Millcreek Community Library
2266 E. Evergreen Ave.
Salt Lake City, UT 84109

Monday, June 10
6:30 p.m.
Herriman Community Library
5380 W. Main St.
Herriman, UT 84096

Overview: The latest advancements to DBS offer innovations in the way the therapy is delivered and how it is controlled. Attend one of these free seminars to learn more about DBS therapy, including the benefits and risks.

RSVP via phone or text message to: (801) 368-1044. Space is limited.

FREE Educational Event for People with ET
Saturday, June 22
10 a.m. to Noon
Country Inn and Suites
3251 Deposit Dr NE
Grand Rapids, MI
(Intersection of 96/E Beltline)

Overview: If tremor is affecting your daily activities and quality of life, attend this FREE educational event to learn about Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) therapy.

Speakers:
Emily Ruether, MD, neurology/movement disorders, Spectrum Health
Rushna Ali, MD, neurosurgery, Spectrum Health

RSVP by June 20, 2019 to Donnemarie Rockwell, donnemarie.rockwell@abbott.com, or (616) 437-6043.