Parkinson’s Disease 101: An Introduction

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Croasdaile Village Retirement Center
Lower Level Meeting Room, Village Commons
2600 Croasdaile Farm Parkway
Durham, NC  27705

Description: Join the Duke University Movement Disorders Center, an NPF Center of Excellence, for Parkinson's Disease 101: An Introduction.


12:30-1:00 pm: Lunch/Registration/Welcome
1:00-2:15 pm: Overview & Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease - Burton L. Scott, Ph.D., M.D.
2:15-2:30 pm: Stretch Break
2:30-3:00 pm: Benefits of Physical Therapy and Exercise - Linda Cates, PT, MS, NCS
3:00-3:30 pm: Successful Coping with Parkinson’s Disease - Arlene D’Alli, MSW, LCSW
3:30-4:00 pm: Panel/Questions & Answers

This class is designed for the newly diagnosed individual and their loved one.  The afternoon will be filled with information about Parkinson’s disease and various resources.  Registration is limited to 25 participants. 

Funding for this program is made possible through a grant by The National Parkinson Foundation.

When: Friday, June 13, 2014, 12:30 PM to 4:00 PM

Contact Name: Arlene D’Alli, MSW, LCSW

Contact Phone: (919) 684-5128

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