Neurosciences Institute Events

​​​Information Sessions: Surgical Therapy for Parkinson's Disease & Essential Tremor

​​​The UW Medicine Neurosciences Institute invites those with Parkinson's Disease or Essential Tremor, and their families, to attend an information session on the innovative surgical therapy: Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS). DBS is a FDA-approved neurosurgical procedure that involves implanting electrodes into the brain to alleviate the symptoms caused by movement disorders. Attendees will have the opportunity to get an overview of the procedure and participate in a question and answer session with Dr. Andrew Ko, neurological surgeon at UW Medicine. ​

  • Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. 
  • Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Attend In-Person:

Attend Online
Zoom Video Conference
Phone: 1-408-638-0968 
Meeting ID: 974 492 3753

Registration: Pre-registration is encouraged, but not required. You can register by emailing

Email​ or call 206-598-1443.