- Event Location:1700 Hwy 96 WArden Hills, MN 55112United StatesFee(s):FREEContact Name:Erin McGeeContact Email:email@example.comContact Phone:7635451272Event Image:Event Date Min:Wednesday, February 13, 2019Event Chapter:Minnesota
LocationCuyahoga County Public Library – Independence Branch6361 Selig Drive, Independence, OH 44131United StatesUS
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
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:Rush Copley Heart Institute2088 Ogden AvenueAurora, 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
5:30 p.m. — 7 p.m.
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.
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:Parkinson's Foundation Heartland Chapter8900 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
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
- Event Location:United StatesFee(s):FREEContact Name:Jennifer HendricksonContact Email:firstname.lastname@example.orgContact Phone:763-545-1272Event Image:Event Date Min:Thursday, March 7, 2019Event Chapter:Minnesota
Join us for the inaugural Parkinson's Foundation Heroes Luncheon benefitting Parkinson's Foundation Ohio on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at the Twinsburg Hilton Garden Inn. Come and celebrate the extraordinary individuals who are making life better for people with Parkinson's disease. Up to five heroes will be recognized at this special event featuring a silent auction and guest speaker.
Date: Saturday, March 9, 2019
Time: 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location: Twinsburg Hilton Garden Inn, 8971 Wilcox Drive Twinsburg, OH 44087
If you would like to mail in your payment, please click here for our downloadable sponsorship form.
Nominate someone making a difference in the Parkinson's community!
Need information? Contact Lgasbarro@parkinson.orgEvent Location:8971 Wilcox DriveTwinsburg, OH 44087United StatesFee(s):$35.00Contact Name:Laura GasbarroContact Email:email@example.comContact Phone:330-807-1517Event Date Min:Saturday, March 9, 2019Event Chapter:Ohio
Join the Parkinson’s Foundation to learn about the latest updates in genetics, gene-environment interactions, and brain circuitry and dyskinesia in Parkinson’s disease. After sessions on innovations and breakthroughs in PD, you’re invited to join us for a complimentary lunch and “Chat with the Experts.” Ask questions of leaders in the field, share with your community, and learn more about the fight against Parkinson’s.
James Beck, PhD, Senior VP and Chief Scientific Officer, Parkinson’s Foundation
Caroline Tanner, MD, PhD, Director, Parkinson's Disease Research Education and Clinical Center, UCSF
Alexandra Nelson, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, UCSFEvent Location:Mission Oaks Community Center4701 Gibbons DrCarmichael, CAUnited StatesFee(s):No cost to participantsContact Name:Sarah OsborneContact Email:firstname.lastname@example.orgContact Phone:661-360-5544Event Date Min:Saturday, March 16, 2019
Saturday, March 23, 2019
9 a.m. — 1 p.m.
Changes in thinking and memory can affect both people with Parkinson’s and their care partners, family and friends. The Mind, Mood, and Motion program will teach participants about these changes and the steps they can take in their daily lives to reduce the effects these symptoms might have.
Dr. Jennifer G. Goldman, MD, MS
Section Chief, Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders
Shirley Ryan Abilitylab
Additional speaker TBD
A complimentary continental breakfast and lunch buffet will be served.
There is no charge to attend, but registration is required.Event Location:NIU Conference Center1120 E Diehl RoadNaperville, IL 60563United StatesFee(s):FREEContact Name:Jessica BartschContact Email:email@example.comContact Phone:(312) 762-5706Event Date Min:Saturday, March 23, 2019Event Chapter:Chicago