Friday, February 22, 2019
10:30 a.m. — 1:30 p.m.
Join the Parkinson’s Foundation to hear latest updates about the impact of exercise in Parkinson’s disease. Join us for a complimentary lunch, photobooth, and demonstrations of non-impact boxing and dance. Share with your community and learn more about the fight against Parkinson’s!
Michael Jakowec, PhD, Associate Professor of Research Neurology
Keck School of Medicine of USC, A Parkinson’s Foundation Center of ExcellenceEvent Location:Camarillo Community Center Auditorium1605 E. Bunley StreetCamarillo, CA 93010United StatesFee(s):Free, Registration RequiredContact Name:Sarah OsborneContact Email:email@example.comEvent Image:Event Date Min:Friday, February 22, 2019
Christopher Tarolli, MD and Robert Horowitz, MD
Join us to learn the facts and benefits of palliative care. Often misunderstood, palliative care can be an essential component of managing a chronic illness.
Saturday, February 23, 2019
10:00 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Al Sigl Center
1000 Elmwood Ave., Door #1 Rochester, NY 14620
Registration is requestedEvent Location:1000 Elmwood AveRochester, NY 14620United StatesFee(s):No ChargeContact Name:Nancy NealonContact Email:firstname.lastname@example.orgContact Phone:585-234-5355Event Date Min:Saturday, February 23, 2019Event Chapter:Greater Rochester
Join us for a free Lunch & Learn on mental health and Parkinson’s disease!
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
12:30 – 2:00 p.m.
Christopher Zalewski, MSW, LISW - Center for Brain Health, Cleveland Clinic
*This program is FREE and includes LUNCH but registration is required.*
Please register by Friday, February 22nd. Register below or by calling (614) 505-5729.Event Location:6361 Selig DriveIndependence, OH 43214United StatesFee(s):FreeContact Name:Sally LevyContact Email:SLevy@parkinson.orgContact Phone:614-505-5729Event Date Min:Tuesday, February 26, 2019Event Chapter:Ohio
We are so excited to bring back the Parkinson’s Skating Party for 2019! Bring out your whole family on February 27th from 5-7PM for some fun on the ice at Canalside. Everyone can skate because of the wonderful Ice Bikes that we have available to us! This event is free to attend and skate rentals will also be free. Please RSVP to us at (716) 449-3795 or email@example.com to let us know you’re coming!
*Please note there will be no available parking for this event or shuttle service so please plan accordingly.Event Location:Canalside Buffalo44 Prime StreetBuffalo, NY 14202United StatesFee(s):FreeContact Name:Chris JameleContact Email:firstname.lastname@example.orgContact Phone:(716) 449-3795Event Image:Event Date Min:Wednesday, February 27, 2019Event Chapter:Western New York
Saturday, March 2, 2019
9:30 a.m. — 1 p.m.
Registration and Breakfast will begin at 9:30 a.m.
Our first speaker will begin at 10 a.m.
View our agenda at parkinson.org/AwareInCareFL.
For Today. For Tomorrow. For Us All.
Donna Sperlakis, MPH, CHES
Director, Community Engagement
Parkinson's in the Hospital — Why Being Prepared Matters
Victor A. Velez-Aldahondo, MD
Board Certified Neurologist, Movement Disorders Specialist
Phil Smith Neuroscience Institute, Holy Cross Medical Group
Aware in Care - Are You ER Ready?
George Dumenigo, LCSW, ACSW
Clinical Social Worker/Community Outreach Coordinator
Department of Neurology, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine
Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders, Parkinson's Foundation Center of Excellence
There is no charge to attend, but registration is required.
Special thanks to our sponsor: Cigna.Event Location:Miami-Dade Main Public Library Auditorium101 W Flagler StMiami, FL 33130United StatesFee(s):FREEContact Name:Crista EllisContact Email:email@example.comContact Phone:1-800-473-4636Event Date Min:Saturday, March 2, 2019Event Chapter:South Florida
Saturday, March 2, 2019
9:30 a.m. — 12 p.m.
Men and women experience Parkinson's disease (PD) differently, as it relates to their symptoms, medications, medical care and support services. The Parkinson's Foundation is shedding light on and finding solutions for women-specific issues to help improve the health and well-being of women with PD.
Join us for this important event for women with Parkinson's, their family, friends and caregivers.
Dr. Meagan O. Bailey, MD
Rush University Medical Center
A Parkinson's Foundation Center of Excellence
A panel discussion will follow, consisting of women with PD and their experiences.
A light breakfast will be provided. There is no charge to attend, but registration is required.Event Location:Waterford Place Cancer Resource Center1310 Waterford DriveAurora, IL 60504United StatesFee(s):FREEContact Name:Jessica BartschContact Email:firstname.lastname@example.orgContact Phone:(312) 762-5706Event Date Min:Saturday, March 2, 2019Event Chapter:Chicago
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
12:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Parkside Village Senior Living
730 N Spring Road
Join us for lunch, a live webinar and a live presentation!
Live Viewing of Expert Briefing Webinar:
Seeing Clearly with PD: Vision Changes
Dan Gold, DO
Assistant Professor of Neurology, Ophthalmology, Neurosurgery, Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery; The Johns Hopkins Hospital
PD is commonly viewed as a disease characterized by motor deficits, but visual conditions that can negatively impact daily function and quality of life are common. Among the most common conditions are ocular surface irritation, convergence insufficiency, hallucinations, and blurry or subnormal vision. This webinar will focus on how to recognize and treat the most common symptoms experienced by people living with PD.
Allison Phelps, OTR/L. C/NDT
Occupational Therapist, OhioHealth Upper Arlington Rehabilitation
Allison has worked as an occupational therapist in the neurologic setting for four years with a special interest in treating people with Parkinson’s. She has a certification in LSVT BIG and PWR!.
*This is a free event, but seating is limited and registration is required. Lunch will be provided.
For more information, contact Sally Levy at (614)-505-5729 or email@example.com.Event Location:730 N Spring RdWesterville, OH 43082United StatesFee(s):FREEContact Name:Sally LevyContact Email:firstname.lastname@example.orgContact Phone:(614) 505-5729Event Date Min:Tuesday, March 5, 2019Event Chapter:Ohio
Tuesday, March 5, 2019, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. ET
Dan Gold, DO
Assistant Professor of Neurology, Ophthalmology, Neurosurgery, Otolaryngology - Head and Neck SurgeryThe Johns Hopkins Hospital
Overview: PD is commonly viewed as a disease characterized by motor deficits, but visual conditions that can negatively impact daily function and quality of life are common. Among the most common conditions are ocular surface irritation, convergence insufficiency, hallucinations, and blurry or subnormal vision. This webinar will focus on how to recognize and treat the most common symptoms experienced by people living with PD.
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this webinar, the participants will:
- Be familiar with the most common visual conditions in PD
- Understand with why these conditions are common,
- Be informed with how to address or treat these issues
Dan Gold, DO
Daniel R. Gold, DO is an Assistant Professor of Neurology, Ophthalmology, Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, and Neurosurgery at The Johns Hopkins University. He is a neurologist with fellowship training in neuro-ophthalmology and additional training in neuro-vestibular disorders. Dr. Gold maintains an active clinical practice, seeing patients with dizziness and imbalance as well as those with neuro-ophthalmic conditions. He is also heavily involved with the education of residents and fellows, giving frequent lectures on topics related to his subspecialty expertise in addition to leading neuro-ophthalmology/ocular motor bedside teaching rounds for residents and students.Event Location:United StatesFee(s):FREEContact Name:Parkinson's FoundatioContact Phone:1-800-4PD-INFO (473-4636)Event Date Min:Tuesday, March 5, 2019Event Chapter:ChicagoGeorgiaGreater RochesterHeartlandMinnesotaOhioSouth FloridaSouth Palm Beach CountyWestern New York
- Event Location:United StatesEvent Image:Event Date Min:Tuesday, March 5, 2019Event Chapter:Minnesota
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
5:30 p.m. — 7 p.m.
Please note the suite number – this is at the South end of the building.
Join Parkinson’s experts from the community for an interactive discussion on women and their Parkinson's (PD) questions, experiences, and strategies for living better with the disease. A volunteer-led women’s PD support group will also be launched in follow-up to this educational event.
Open to all women with PD, their family, friends and supporters.
Advanced registration is required.
Parkinson's experts include:
Susan Rieger, LCSW
Phaedra Dowell, MD
Lou Eisenbrandt, RN
Lindsey Heidrick, CCC-SLPDer
View the agenda at parkinson.org/panelKC.
There is no charge to attend, but registration is required. Please register early as this event is expected to fill up quickly. Light refreshments will be served.Event Location:Turning Point8900 State Line Road, Suite 240Leawood, KS 66206United StatesFee(s):FREEContact Name:Kim NitzContact Email:email@example.comContact Phone:(913) 416-4116Event Date Min:Tuesday, March 5, 2019Event Chapter:Heartland