Parkinson Canada Presents
Annual Donald Calne Lecture
Parkinson Canada is pleased to announce that the 2017 Donald Calne Lecture is awarded to Dr. Andrew Lees. Dr. Lees is a professor of Neurology at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London and University College London.
Dr. Lees was responsible for the introduction of the use of apomorphine to treat advanced complications of Parkinson's disease including dyskinesias and complications of the use of levodopa. In 2006 Dr. Lees received the American Academy of Neurology Movement Disorders Life Time Achievement Award for his outstanding achievements in the field of Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders. In 2012 he was awarded the Dingebauer Prize by the German Society of Neurology for his outstanding achievement in the field of Movement Disorders.
Dr. Lees’ lecture will take place in conjunction with the 21st International Congress of Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders on Sunday, June 4, 2017 (13:00-14:30) in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Location: East Convention Building, Meeting Level, Room 11 & 12.
This event requires separate registration with Parkinson Canada. Visit parkinson.ca to register. Contact Kathy Emirzian at 1 (800) 565-3000, ext. 3309 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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