June 23, 2016

DIZZINESS

General Information:

Schedule: Saturday, 14h45 & 17h00
Lecturer: Pedro Marques, MD
Level: B

Workshop’s Description:

We have all heard about dizziness and its’ close affinity to “being afraid of the fall”. However, not all of us are aware of all the pathophysiology behind this phenomenon: is it linked to the brain? Or maybe, the ear? Or maybe some other part of organism? All the doubts regarding this topic will be clarified in this workshop.

No lab coat is required!

About our Lecturer:

  • Pedro Marques, MD – Coordinator of the Vertigo and Balance disorders Unit,  Otorhinolaryngology Department, SJoão Hospital Centre; Department of Sensory Organs – Otorhinolaryngoly, Universisty of Porto Medical School; “Vice-President Award” 2007, American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery; Research Field: Ménière’s disease.