Presidential Symposium: Leveraging Digital Technologies

Date/Time: Sunday, October 4, 2020 - 9:15 AM – 11:15 AM
Track: Plenary Session
Room: San Francisco
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This symposium session will provide clinicians and researchers with information on how to successfully incorporate virtual visits and digital and wearable devices in clinical care and clinical research settings. The introduction and deployment of digital therapeutics into neurology will be discussed. The implications of the deployment of digital technologies for clinical trials and clinical research will be discussed.

Chair: Justin McArthur, MBBS, MPH, Johns Hopkins University
Co-Chair: Lindsey Wooliscroft, MD, Oregon Health & Science University 


  • Assess current clinical practice and/or research platforms to determine where technology has the potential to improve processes

  • Anticipate the future direction of digital therapeutics in neurological research and clinical practice

  • Opine the impact of regulatory oversight and develop tactics to overcome hurdles


Deep Phenotyping of Parkinson's Disease Using Digital Technology

Developing Novel Outcome Measures for Clinical Trials

Digital Therapeutics

High-Performance Digital Biomarkers: Ethomic Markers for Rapid, Precise Monitoring of Disease Progression

Precision Rehabilitation Strategies for Motor Recovery Post Stroke