Bakersfield Educational Program

What You and Your Family Should Know About Parkinson's

People with Parkinson's, their loved ones, health professionals, and supporters are invited to join the Parkinson's Foundation for a discussion about living with both motor and non-motor symptoms, new treatment options, and practical strategies to cope with changes. This is a virtual program, taking place live, using the online Zoom platform. Instructions on joining the webinar are provided after registering. 

The agenda will include:

10 AM: Opening Remarks: Sarah Osborne, Parkinson's Foundation

10:15 AM: Exercise and Parkinson's: Giselle Petzinger, MD, Movement Disorders Specialist and Researcher, USC

10:40 AM: Movement Break with Sheena Temple, Rock Steady Boxing

10:55 AM: Motor Symptoms- What's New in Surgical Treatment Options? Brian Lee, MD, PhD, Neurosurgeon, USC, Kern Medical

11:20 AM: Non-Motor Symptoms- Tools for People with PD and Their Caregivers: Bradley Hiner, MD, Movement Disorders Specialist, Dignity Health Oxnard

11:45 AM: Q&A and Closing Remarks: Adeline Ramirez, Parkinson's Foundation

12 PM: END

There is no charge to attend, but registration is required. For more information about this program, contact aramirez@parkinson.org or call 661-384-6139.

The Parkinson’s Foundation is grateful for the unwavering support of our program sponsors, and we invite you to learn more about them by visiting our Virtual Exhibit Hall, below. By clicking on a logo or link in the Virtual Exhibit Hall, you will be leaving the program’s registration page. The link provided is for convenience only and is not an endorsement of either the linked-to entity or any product or service.

 

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Event Date

Event Time
10 a.m. to 12 p.m. PT

Event Location

United States

Fees:

FREE

Contact Name:

Parkinson's Foundation California

Contact Email:

aramirez@parkinson.org

Contact Phone

661-384-6139

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