• Welcome
    GEoPD members only

    14:00 - 18:00 Registration and ICM visit
    18:00 - 20:00 Welcome Reception
    20:00 - 22:00 Steering Committee Dinner (invitation only)
  • Ongoing and future projects
    GEoPD members only

    8:00 Welcome coffee
    8:30 Openning and Welcome by Alexis Brice, Director General of the ICM
    8:45 Welcome and Membership updates by Rejko Krüger, President of GEoPD
    9:00 Courage PD Alexis Elbaz, Manu Sharma, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Inserm, Paris, France Institute for Clinical Epidemiology and Applied Biometry; HIH, Tubingen. Germany
    Workshop Session 15’+5’ questions
    9:20 Global Cohorts with Monogenic PD Christine Klein, Neurology Dept, Institute of Neurogenetics, University of Luebeck. Germany
    9:40 Rare Variants, Common Disease Sequencing and Genotyping Matt Farrer, Dept of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia. Canada
    10:00 Long PD Study Katerina Markopoulou, Northshore Healthcare System, Evanston. USA
    10:20 Impulse control disorders in PD Jean-Christophe Corvol, ICM, Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital. France
    10:40 Coffee break Sponsor exhibition
    Datablitz Session
    11:00 Datablitz 1 Moderator: Jan Aasly, Dept of Neurology, St. Olavs Hospital. Norway
    13:00 Lunch Sponsor exhibition & Poster session
    14:30 Datablitz 2 Moderator: Soraya Bardien, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University. South Africa
    16:30 Coffee break Award session & Group picture
    Next steps
    17:00 Discussion on new projects Elixir Node – Storage of GEoPD data & minimal dataset
    18:00 Meeting close Taxis to hotel
  • Gala dinner
    GEoPD members only

    19:00 - 19:30 Meeting point at the ICM Bus to Dinner
    20:00 - 22:30 Gala dinner Seine river cruise
    23:30 Dinner close Taxis to hotel
  • Satellite parkinson's disease symposium
    Public meeting

    08:00 Registration and Welcome coffee
    08:45 Welcoming session by Rejko Krüger, President of GEoPD
    09:00 Deep Phenotyping as a driver for clinical research innovation Keynote by Prof. Christopher Goetz, Rush University Medical Center. USA
    New therapies for PD and precision medicine 20’+5’ questions
    09:25 Using genetics to guide therapy Christine Klein, Neurology Dept, Institute of Neurogenetics, University of Luebeck. Germany
    09:50 Gene therapy in PD Stephane Palfi, Neurosurgery Dept, H. Mondor Medical Center; IMBR. France
    10:15 Disease modifier therapies in PD Olivier Rascol, Clinical Investigation Center, Pierre-Paul Riquet Hospital, CHU Toulouse. France
    10:40 Personalized, precision medicine in PD Matthew Farrer, Dept of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia. Canada
    11:05 Coffee break Sponsor exhibition & Poster exhibition
    Experimental models of PD and mechanisms 20’+5’ questions
    11:25 PD neuroinflammation: what can we learn from animal models? Stephane Hunot, ICM, Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital. France
    11:50 Mechanisms of neurodegeneration in PINK1/Parkin-dependent PD Olga Corti, ICM, Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital. France
    12:15 LRRK2 biology and pathobiology Mark Cookson, Laboratory of Neurogenetics, NIA, NIH. USA
    12:40 Automated Cellular screenings for PD Peter Heutink, German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases DZNE. Germany
    13:05 iPSc models in PD Rejko Krüger, Luxembourg Center for Systems Biomedicine, UL. Luxembourg
    13:30 Lunch Sponsor exhibition & Poster exhibition
    Environmental factors and PD 20’+5’ questions
    14:30 Genetic and environmental contributions to PD etiology Alexis Elbaz, Center for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Inserm. France
    14:55 α-synuclein and prion-like infectious diseases Ron Melki, MIRCen, CEA, Laboratory of Neurodegenerative Diseases, CNRS. France
    15:20 Methylome profiles in PD Ullrich Wuellner, Neurology Dept, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms University Bonn; DZNE. Germany
    15:45 Coffee break Sponsor exhibition & Poster exhibition
    Modeling and monitoring PD progression 20’+5’ questions
    16:15 Imaging biomarkers and PD progression Stephane Lehericy, ICM, Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital. France
    16:40 Parkinson: Predicting the Future Clemens Scherzer, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women’s Hospital. USA
    17:05 Genetic susceptibility to PD: where are we? Andrew Singleton, Laboratory of Neurogenetics, NIA, NIH. USA
    17:30 Refresments
    18:00 Meeting close Taxis to airport
    18:00 - 19:00 GEoPD-IPDGC joint meeting (PIs closed meeting) – Room 1.005
    19:30 GEoPD-IPDGC PIs dinner (invitation only)