To support a network of Movement Disorder
Clinics across Canada to provide the appropriate facilities to treat patients with movement disorders, and to conduct clinical research trials in movement disorder patients.
To encourage and/or perform basic science
research into the causes and treatment of movement disorders.
To provide education to health care
professionals during and after their training programs about movement disorders: their diagnosis and management..
To provide educational programs for patients,
care givers, the general public, and the media about movement disorders and their treatment.
To assist in the formation of regional and
national support groups for patients with movement disorders.
To use the CMDG's influence to ensure quality,
ethical, and timely CME programs are available as required to educate Canadian physicians regarding new advances in the treatment of movement disorders.