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Events

  • Parkinson's Disease and the Family

    PD and the Family 

    With Chris Pulleyn, LMFT

    Join us for this interactive conversation focused on the effects of chronic illness on partners, parents, children and friends and discover tools to maintain quality relationships and ensure optimal emotional well-being. 

    Event Location: 
    1000 Elmwood Ave
    Rochester, NY 14620
    United States
    Contact Name: 
    Nancy Nealon
    Contact Email: 
    nnealon@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    585-234-5355
    Event Date Min: 
    Saturday, January 26, 2019
    Event Chapter: 
    Greater Rochester
  • Speak Out!

    Speak out! is a speach therapy program developed by the Parkinson Voice Project. On January 30th at 6:30PM at Every Body Physical Therapy, Dona Hue Ritter-Schmidt will be joining us to work with the Parkinson's community here in WNY! This event is free to attend, but there is limited seating so you will need to call and RSVP as soon as possible. Check out the flier for more info!

    Event Location: 
    Every Body PT
    Suite 6
    Williamsville, NY 14221
    United States
    Fee(s): 
    FREE
    Contact Name: 
    Jill Eppolito Barden
    Contact Phone: 
    (716) 406-2969
    Event Date Min: 
    Wednesday, January 30, 2019
    Event Chapter: 
    Western New York
  • Moving Day Bay Area Kick Off

    You are invited to kick off Moving Day Bay Area 2019 with fellow teams, sponsors and the local PD Community.

    Join us for a Research Update and Cocktail Reception with Parkinson's Foundation Funded Researcher Markita Landry, Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

    Direct Imaging of the Cause and Treatment of Parkinson's Disease with Synthetic Modulatory Neurotransmitter Nanosensors

    Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres beginning at 5:30 p.m.

    Event Location: 
    Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center
    505 Howard Street
    San Francisco, CA 94105
    United States
    Fee(s): 
    FREE
    Contact Name: 
    Gena Lennon
    Contact Email: 
    glennon@parkinson.org
    Event Date Min: 
    Tuesday, February 5, 2019
  • ROC 'n Bowl - Striking Out Parkinson's

    A night of fun and games to benefit the Parkinson's Foundation Greater Rochester chapter. Radio Social will be the site of an exciting and inspiring night that will benefit the Rochester area Parkinson’s community.  The Parkinson’s Foundation Greater Rochester chapter, (PFGR) is the only non-profit serving more than 4,000 people diagnosed with this progressive disease in the Monroe County area.  Attendees of this event will be helping to support the chapter’s on-going education programs, support groups, respite grants, wellness programs and services to support caregivers.

     Event tickets, $75 per person, will provide a night of bowling, shuffle board, giant Jenga, ping pong, delicious appetizers and a signature cocktail.  Plus, exclusive access to a fabulous collection of silent auction items.

    Event Location: 
    20 Carlson Rd.
    Rochester, NY 14610
    United States
    Fee(s): 
    75.00
    Contact Name: 
    Kim Collins
    Contact Email: 
    kcollins@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    585-234-5355
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    Event Date Min: 
    Friday, February 8, 2019
    Event Chapter: 
    Greater Rochester
  • Annual Valentine's Dinner Dance

    Location

    Ilio Dipaolo's Restaurant
    3785 South Park Ave, Blasdell
    United States
    US

    Join us for our annual Valentine's Dinner Dance held at Ilio Dipaolo's Restaurant on February 9th 2019. The night will begin at 5:30PM and there will be dinner, dancing, and a great band! $15 per person includes dinner and soft drinks. There will be a cash bar for wine and spirits. This event sells out every year so call Chris Jamele at (716) 449-3795 today to reserve your spot! You can also mail in cash or checks to The Parkinson's Foundation, Western New York Chapter (2805 Wehrle Drive, Suite 12 in Williamsville.)

    Event Location: 
    3785 South Park Ave
    Blasdell, NY
    United States
    Fee(s): 
    $15.00 Per Person
    Contact Name: 
    Chris Jamele
    Contact Email: 
    cjamele@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    (716) 449-3795
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    Event Date Min: 
    Saturday, February 9, 2019
    Event Chapter: 
    Western New York
  • Parkinson's and Palliative Care: The What, Why, and How

    Tuesday, February 12, 2019
    1 p.m. — 2:30 p.m.

    This program will answer questions like what Palliative Care really is and how it fits into your Parkinson’s tool kit.

    We’ll review an excerpt of a recent program on Advanced PD and Palliative Care, followed onsite by Dr. Clay Anderson, a hospice and palliative medicine specialist with Saint Luke's Health System, who will lead a discussion and Q&A session with the audience.

    Open to anyone with Parkinson’s, their family, and care partners.

    Webinar excerpt with: Janis M. Miyasaki, MD, MEd, FRCPC, FAAN
    Director, Parkinson and Movement Disorders Program
    University of Alberta

    Onsite Palliative Medicine expert: Clay Anderson, MD
    Hospice and Palliative Medicine
    Saint Luke's Health System

    There is no charge to attend, but registration is required.

    Event Location: 
    Parkinson's Foundation Heartland Chapter
    8900 State Line Road, Suite 320
    Leawood, KS 66206
    United States
    Fee(s): 
    FREE
    Contact Name: 
    Kim Nitz
    Contact Email: 
    knitz@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    (913) 341-8828
    Event Date Min: 
    Tuesday, February 12, 2019
    Event Chapter: 
    Heartland
  • Advanced Treatment for Parkinson's Disease

    Tuesday, February 12, 2019
    5 p.m. — 6:30 p.m.

    Boca Raton Regional Hospital
    Educational Center — Dawson Theatre

    Please join us for a lecture with Dr. Jagid and Dr. Luca, who will be discussing the latest advanced treatment options available for people with Parkinson's. We will have a question and answer period to discuss patients and caregivers concerns. 

    Jonathan Russell Jagid, MD
    Neurosurgery


    Corneliu Luca, MD, PhD
    Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology, Director
    DBS Program, Movement Disorders Division

    There is no charge to attend, but registration is required. Light refreshments will be served.

    The Parkinson's Foundation would like to thank the following sponsors for their support in making this program possible: Abbott, US WorldMeds, and University of Miami: Miller School of Medicine. 

     

    Event Location: 
    Boca Raton Regional Hospital
    802 Meadows Road
    Boca Raton, FL 33486
    United States
    Fee(s): 
    FREE
    Contact Name: 
    Jennifer DeGruccio
    Contact Email: 
    floridainfo@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    (561) 206-3156
    Event Date Min: 
    Tuesday, February 12, 2019
    Event Chapter: 
    South Florida
    South Palm Beach County

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