Yasar Torres-Yaghi, MD, Course Director

Yasar Torres-Yaghi, MD, Course Director

  • Movement Disorder Specialist

Yasar Torres Yaghi, MD is a board-certified neurologist at the MedStar Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, DC and Co-Director of the Lewy Body Dementia Clinic. He obtained his medical degree from George Washington University School of Medicine, and subsequently completed his residency and fellowship training at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. In his role as a movement disorder specialist, he is spearheading an initiative to care for the growing population of aging patients with neurodegenerative conditions characterized by overlapping features of both cognitive impairment and Parkinson’s. His research focus is in neurodegeneration and movement disorders such as Lewy body dementia and Parkinson disease. Additionally, he evaluates patients with Alzheimer’s disease, chronic traumatic encephalopathy, and Huntington disease. In addition to caring for patients in clinic and teaching medical students, his goal has been a career in combining research and clinical work.

All Sessions by Yasar Torres-Yaghi, MD, Course Director

ATMRD Day 3 June 19, 2022
10:00 - 10:30 AM

Strength Through Synergy: An Integrated Team Approach

10:30 - 11:30 AM

Data to Action: Addressing & Redirecting Physician & Patient Burden

ATMRD Day 2 June 18, 2022
3:30 - 5:00 PM

Hands-On Deep Dive: Injection Workshop | Emerging Therapies in Parkinson’s Plus Syndromes

ATMRD Day 1 June 17, 2022
10:00-10:45

Extending The Fun

11:45 AM - 12:15 PM

When Rome Trembles

2:15 - 2:45 PM

Where Are My Keys?

4:00 - 6:00 PM

Hands On Interactive Deep Dive – Devices: DBS & Pump/Infusion Therapies

7:30-9:00 PM

On The Case: 5.2.1 Presentation & Case Discussion

Pre-Congress (APProvider's) June 16, 2022