Please join the Vanderbilt Medical Center and Parkinson’s Foundation Center of Excellence team for the 24th annual Blazing Toward a Cure educational symposium. Please register for this no cost educational opportunity.
Attend in-person or watch the program at-home via Zoom: This program will be in-person at the Vanderbilt Student Life Center (Nashville, TN). You have the option of attending our in-person program or you can watch the webinar from home via Zoom. Please tell us which option you prefer during the registration process.
Jason Elenberger, Research Coordinator, VUMC
The Benefits of Exercise: The Rock Steady Boxing Experience
Thomas Davis, MD, Professor of Neurology
Optimizing my Movement in Parkinson’s disease
Chrissy Durrough, PT, DPT, NCS, Pi Beta Phi Rehab Institute
“I Exercise. Do I Really Need Physical Therapy?”
Amy Brown, MD, Associate Professor of Neurology
The Nonmotor Side of Parkinson’s disease
John Fang, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology
Updates, Future Directions, and Research
There is no charge to attend, but registration is required. This program is open to people with Parkinson's, their family, friends and the community.
COVID SAFETY: We’re closely monitoring the coronavirus pandemic and following all local and state regulations for your health and safety. For the safety of the Parkinson’s community, we’re asking our participants to follow city and state guidelines regarding mask usage and social distancing safety protocols. Changes to the event date and location may be made, if necessary. Thank you for doing your part to help protect our community!
In partnership with Vanderbilt Medical Center, a Parkinson’s Foundation Center of Excellence.
Learn how various clinical and non-clinical interventions can support not only symptom management but the overall well-being of the person living with PD.
Join Joan Hlas, MSW, LISW, CREATE Program Supervisor and Clinic Social Worker at Struthers Parkinson's Center, as we discuss the common progression of care needs in PD.
Start your week with calmness. Join us every Monday as our expert speaker leads you in guided relaxation techniques to help boost brain power and reduce stress.