Educational Events

Georgia Chapter Parkinson's Symposium

Forsyth Conference Center
3410 Ronald Reagan Blvd
Cumming, GA 30041
Virtual
10:00 am to 2:00 pm EST
FREE
Georgia Chapter Symposium

Check-in & Resource Fair start at 9:00 a.m. ET.

Join the Parkinson's Foundation in person for the Georgia Chapter Parkinson's Symposium. Hear about ongoing research, current treatments, and resources available to help you live your best life with Parkinson's. 

Expert Speakers

Valeria Gary, M.A., CCC-SLP
Parkinson’s Speech Services and Wellstar Health System

Lenora Higginbotham, MD
Emory Brain Health Center

Brittney Hooker, PT, DPT & Amy Morse, PT, DPT
Synapse NeuroRehab + Wellness

Jorge Juncos, MD
Juncos Neuro Consulting

Joash Lazarus, MD
Atlanta Neuroscience Institute

Laurie Mischley, ND, PhD, MPH
Seattle Integrative Medicine

Tanya Morris, LMSW
Senior Services North Fulton

Kelley Napier, CELA
Georgia Estate & Elder Law 

Jack Shen, MD
Wellstar Neurology

Hilarie C. Tomasiewicz, MD, PhD
WellStar Neurosurgery

Angela Wang, MD
Kaiser Permanente

Fitness Demo Provided by

Center for Movement Challenges 


For in-person attendees: Check-in and Resource Fair start at 9 a.m. Lunch will be served.

For virtual attendees via Zoom: The live stream starts at 10 a.m.


There is no charge to attend, but registration is required. This program is open to people with Parkinson's, their families, friends, and the community.

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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