Introducing the third webinar in a series of education presented by GeriMedRisk on topics in safe prescribing for older adults. This group learning program is certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Ontario Chapter for up to 1 Mainpro+ credits.
• To understand how to diagnose Parkinson’s Disease and differential diagnosis
• To understand the treatment of Parkinson’s Disease motor symptoms
• To understand the treatment of Parkinson’s Disease non-motor symptoms
Dr. Mario Masellis obtained his MSc in Pharmacology from the University of Toronto in 1997, completed his medical training at the University of Toronto in 2001 and obtained his board certification (FRCP Canada) in Neurology since 2006. He has completed a clinical research fellowship in Cognitive & Movement Disorders Neurology in 2008 and obtained a PhD in Clinical Neurosciences in 2012. His clinical expertise is in the diagnosis and management of both Alzheimer’s and non-Alzheimer’s dementias, including Lewy body disorders, frontotemporal dementia, progressive supranuclear palsy and corticobasal syndrome. His research focuses on how genomic factors impact neuroimaging and cognitive phenotypes, and response to drugs in neurodegenerative diseases.
MODERATOR: Dr. Sophiya Benjamin, MBBS, FRCPC
This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Ontario Chapter for up to 1 Mainpro+ credits.
Please confirm your attendance to receive College of Family Physicians of Canada Mainpro+ credit:
These rounds are made possible in part by the Ontario Centre for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long-Term Care at the Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging