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New York Gala

The Parkinson's Foundation and its Gala Co-Chairs invite you to an evening of both reflection and celebration as we come together as a community and support the Parkinson's Foundation’s efforts to provide better care for everyone impacted by Parkinson’s disease, fund research, and educate and empower the Parkinson’s community.

Join us for an evening of spirited cocktails, gourmet dinner prepared by Cipriani, live entertainment, and dancing to benefit the Parkinson's Foundation.

The Gala will honor Parkinson's Foundation Board Member, Richard D. Field, retired Senior Executive of BNY Mellon, Director of MasterCard, Founding Director of Lending Tree, financial services industry leader, and Parkinson's advocate.

Entertainment:

"From Broadway to Hollywood and Back"

A Special Cabaret Performance Featuring Bob Hardwick and Broadway Cast

Master of Ceremonies:

Willie Geist, Host of NBC News' "Sunday TODAY with Willie Geist," and Co-host of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe”

Gala Co-Chairs:

Karen Elizabeth Burke, M.D., Ph.D., Kate and Read Coughlin, Ian and Melissa Cutler, Peter and Whitney Cutler, Jill Taub Drury, Dickie and Beth Field, Jim and Janet Field, Sky Field, Stephanie Goldman, Isobel Robins Konecky, Arlene Levine, and Devon and Mike Pastor

The Parkinson’s Foundation makes life better for people with Parkinson’s disease by improving care and advancing research toward a cure. In everything we do, we build on the energy, experience and passion of our global Parkinson’s community.

For additional information and sponsorship opportunities, please contact Kate Dixon at kdixon@parkinson.org or (646) 388-7635.

If you would like to sponsor this event, please click here for an explanation of sponsor levels. If you would like to move forward as a sponsor, click Purchase Tickets below to sponsor this event.

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Time
6:30 PM Cocktails, 7:30 PM Dinner

Fee(s): 
$1,250 per ticket
Contact Name: 
Kate Dixon
Contact Email: 
kdixon@parkinson.org
Contact Phone: 
646-388-7635
Event Date Min: 
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Event Location: 
Cipriani
25 Broadway
New York, NY 10004
United States

Nurse Webinars: Nursing Solutions: Understanding Fatigue and Apathy in Parkinson's Disease

Overview:  Fatigue and apathy are common non-motor symptoms in Parkinson's Disease (PD).  These distressing symptoms impact one's quality of life and increase caregivers' burden.  This webinar will discuss these symptoms and their presentation, highlight recent research findings and studies, and prompt discussions on how we can help our patients with these problems. 

OBJECTIVES:  Upon completion of this webinar, the participant will be able to:

Spring Education Session

How are you managing your Parkinson’s? Do you feel empowered and informed?  Join us for our Spring Education Session. Hear the latest update on medications, learn how and why to keep moving, and receive resources for caregivers. Education session is free to attend. Lunch is provided.

Program will include:

  • Medication Update - Dr. Julia Johnson - HealthPartners
  • Exercise for Mid-Stride - Ingrid Bentley, PT, CBIS HealthPartners 
  • Caregiver Resources         
Fee(s): 
FREE
Event Date Min: 
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Event Location: 
Maplewood Community Center
2100 White Bear Ave
Maplewood, MN 55109
United States
Event Chapter: 
Minnesota

Moving Day Jacksonville

Moving Day is more than just a walk. It raises awareness and funds to improve the lives of people living with Parkinson’s disease and advance toward a cure.  This inspiring event brings together people of all ages and abilities for family-friendly fun and activities.  Moving Day highlights movement and exercise as symbols of hope and progress because of their essential role in treating Parkinson’s disease. Take part in a variety of movement activities such as yoga, Tai Chi, boxing, dance, and much more.  Whether you are part of a team or join as an individual, you’ll get a chance to move with hundreds of supporters who share a common goal – to help beat Parkinson’s.  Register today!

Contact Name: 
Celeste Tennant
Contact Email: 
ctennant@parkinson.org
Contact Phone: 
404-397-1014
Event Date Min: 
Saturday, November 10, 2018
Event Location: 
University of North Florida - Coxwell
Jacksonville, FL 32224
United States

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