Educational Events

Resources for Veterans Living with Parkinson’s Disease

Savannah Rapids Pavilion
3300 Evans to Locks Rd
Martinez, GA 30907
10:00 am to 12:00 pm EST
Photo of people in uniform saluting the American flag

Join us to learn more about Parkinson’s disease (PD) and what resources are available to veterans with PD. Together we will explore the causes, symptoms, treatment options and the importance of building a care team to address changing symptoms.

Featured Speaker:

Colin McLeod, MD
Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University – a Parkinson’s Foundation Center of Excellence

Expert Panelists:

Dana Smith, MS, OTR/L, LSVT BIG certified
CSRA Parkinson Support Group

Melissa Armstrong, OTR/L
Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center

Matthew W. Johnson
Georgia Veterans Law

Fitness Demo Provided By:

Tambra Wilkerson
Day One Fitness - A Parkinson's Foundation Community Grant Recipient

COVID SAFETY: The health and safety of our participants, sponsors, volunteers and staff are our top priority. We continue to monitor CDC recommendations and will adhere to state and local COVID guidelines in place on the event day. Adjustments will be made if necessary.

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