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:firstname.lastname@example.orgContact Phone:(312) 762-5706Event Date Min:Saturday, March 23, 2019Event Chapter:Chicago
Please join the Parkinson's Foundation for "Good Vibrations: A Night of Comedy and Inspiration!" Special guest and comedian Max Fine will join us.
Laugh until you cry and help support the Parkinson’s Foundation in Georgia – now operating the PD Gladiators Fitness Network and programs. Support our mission to make life better for people with Parkinson's. Your gift will help us improve care and advance research toward a cure. Together, let’s deliver a knockout punch to Parkinson’s disease!
Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Come browse our auction items, enjoy delicious food and live music. The show will start promptly at 6 p.m., featuring Atlanta native and comedian Max Fine (son of PwP Marc Fine)!
Can't make it to the show? Please consider making an online donation and join us as a "Virtual Laugher!" You can also send a check donation to: Parkinson's Foundation, P.O. Box 2726, Alpharetta, GA 30023. Please include a note with your check that the donation should be credited to the "Good Vibrations" event.
Thank you for your support!
Questions? Please contact email@example.com / 770-450-0792
If you'd like to attend this event you can purchase tickets online or mail a check made out to the Parkinson's Foundation to: P.O. Box 2726, Alpharetta, GA 30023. Please be sure to include a note so we know how many tickets you want to purchase and who your guests are.Event Location:Monday Night Brewing - The Garage933 Lee St SWAtlanta, GA 30310United StatesFee(s):$50 (General Admission) / $75 (VIP)Contact Name:Annie LongContact Email:firstname.lastname@example.orgContact Phone:770-450-0792Event Image:Event Date Min:Saturday, March 23, 2019Event Chapter:Georgia
LocationUniversity of IowaUnited StatesUS
The Parkinson's Foundation is committed to working with healthcare professionals to improve the way care is delivered to families affected by Parkinson's disease.
Through our signature program launched in 2002, Allied Team Training for Parkinson’s (ATTP®) helps medical professionals from diverse disciplines learn the best techniques in Parkinson's disease care through a dynamic team-based approach designed to deliver the right interprofessional, patient-centered care at the right time throughout the continuum of care. This dynamic, interactive course features a combination of online courses and an intensive 3-4 day curriculum including:
- CME/CEU credit for physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses and allied health professionals
- Online educational prerequisites
- Interactive case presentations & care planning with people with Parkinson’s and care givers
- Discipline specific breakout sessions
- Interdisciplinary team development sessions
- Patient and caregiver panels
- Individual and team planning for linking back to the workplace
- Opportunity to network with regional and national health professionals
Who Can Benefit
The program currently targets the following professions for training:
Event Location:United StatesFee(s):Registration rates include all sessions, course materials, breakfast snack, lunch & breaks. Registration Fee: $500; Teams of 3 or more: $450.00 (per person); MD Fellows: Complimentary; Students: Complimentary (up to 2 students per listed profession)Contact Email:email@example.comEvent Date Min:Wednesday, March 27, 2019 to Saturday, March 30, 2019
- Nurse Practitioners
- Physician Assistants
- Occupational Therapists
- Speech Language Therapists
- Physical Therapists
- Social Workers
- Event Location:3650 Club PlBoca Raton, FL 33496United StatesContact Name:Executive Director- Robin MillerContact Email:Rmiller@parkinson.orgContact Phone:561-962-1702Event Date Min:Saturday, March 30, 2019Event Chapter:South Palm Beach County
Presented by The Robert B. and Margaret "Peggy" Carlson Family
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
1 p.m. — 3 p.m.
Registration and resource tables open at 12:30 p.m.
St. Joseph Medical Center
Alex George Auditorium, Building D
Join us for this important program highlighting the Parkinson’s Foundation national research initiatives and the related advances in Parkinson’s care. This program is open to people with Parkinson’s, their family, friends and the community.
- Understand the important role research plays in the search for better treatments of Parkinson’s disease.
- Explore ways research has shaped current treatment and care strategies for individuals with Parkinson’s.
- Provide information on current Parkinson’s Foundation research initiatives.
- Identify new treatment and care strategies that can help improve day-to-day management of Parkinson’s symptoms.
Exercise-Induced Neuroplasticity and Parkinson's Disease
Giselle Petzinger, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology, USC
Member of the Parkinson's Foundation Speaker's Bureau
Research and Quality Care at the KU Center of Excellence
Harsh Gupta, MD
Movement Disorder Specialist, Clinical Assistant Professor
KU Medical Center, Parkinson's Foundation Center of Excellence
There is no charge to attend, but registration is required.
The Parkinson's Foundation would like to thank the following sponsor for their support in making this program possible: US WorldMedsEvent Location:St. Joseph Medical Center1000 Carondelet Dr.Kansas City, MO 64114United StatesFee(s):FREEContact Name:Kim NitzContact Email:firstname.lastname@example.orgContact Phone:(913) 341-8828Event Date Min:Wednesday, April 3, 2019Event Chapter:Heartland
The Parkinson’s Foundation Centers of Excellence Leadership Conference is a private conference held for the foundation’s Centers of Excellence network. All 45 centers come together to discuss in-network updates, cutting edge research and the latest Parkinson’s topics. The conference fosters new ideas and collaboration among center representatives —the Parkinson’s clinicians, scientists and researchers who strengthen our global Parkinson’s Foundation center network.
The Parkinson’s Foundation would like to thank the following sponsor(s) for their support of the 2019 CLC conference
Exceutive Level Partner:
Presenting Level Partner:Event Location:Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass5594 W Wild Horse Pass BlvdChandler, AZ 85226United StatesContact Name:Clarissa Martinez-Rubio, PhDContact Email:CMR@parkinson.orgContact Phone:305-537-9925Event Date Min:Wednesday, April 3, 2019 to Friday, April 5, 2019
LocationEvent Location:Sear House411 Piermont RdCloster, NJ 07624United StatesFee(s):$135Contact Name:Kate DixonContact Email:email@example.comContact Phone:305-537-9957Event Date Min:Thursday, April 4, 2019
Moving Day is more than just a walk. It raises awareness and funds to improve the lives of people living with Parkinson’s disease and advance toward a cure. This inspiring event brings together people of all ages and abilities for family-friendly fun and activities. Moving Day highlights movement and exercise as symbols of hope and progress because of their essential role in treating Parkinson’s disease. Take part in a variety of movement activities such as yoga, Tai Chi, boxing, dance, and much more. Whether you are part of a team or join as an individual, you’ll get a chance to move with hundreds of supporters who share a common goal – to help beat Parkinson’s. Register today!Event Location:University of South Florida4103 USF Cedar CirTampa, FL 33620United StatesContact Name:Megan WillardContact Email:firstname.lastname@example.orgContact Phone:816-462-9506Event Image:Event Date Min:Saturday, April 6, 2019
Moving Day is more than just a walk. It raises awareness and funds to improve the lives of people living with Parkinson’s disease and advance toward a cure. This inspiring event brings together people of all ages and abilities for family-friendly fun and activities. Moving Day highlights movement and exercise as symbols of hope and progress because of their essential role in treating Parkinson’s disease. Take part in a variety of movement activities such as yoga, Tai Chi, boxing, dance, and much more. Whether you are part of a team or join as an individual, you’ll get a chance to move with hundreds of supporters who share a common goal – to help beat Parkinson’s. Register today!Event Location:Woodward Park - NE 12 Acres7775 N Friant Rd,Fresno, CA 93720United StatesContact Name:Colleen FischerContact Email:email@example.comContact Phone:415-367-4045Event Date Min:Sunday, April 7, 2019
Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. ET
Rajesh Pahwa, MD
Laverne and Joyce Rider Professor of Neurology
Chief, Parkinson and Movement Disorder Division
Director, Parkinson’s Foundation Center of Excellence
University of Kansas Medical Center
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this webinar, the participants will:
- Be familiar with new treatment options in the next 2 years
- Understand who would be the best candidates for the new therapies
Rajesh Pahwa, MD
Dr. Pahwa is the Laverne and Joyce Rider Professor of Neurology at the University of Kansas Medical Center. He is also Chief, Parkinson and Movement Disorder Division and Director of Parkinson Foundation Center of Excellence at the University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas.
Dr. Pahwa received his medical degree at Seth G.S. Medical College, University of Bombay, India. He completed an internship in medicine at Baylor College of Medicine followed by a residency in Neurology at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas. He then completed a fellowship in movement disorders at the University of Kansas Medical Center. Dr. Pahwa is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
Dr. Pahwa's research interests are centered around the various aspects of Parkinson's disease and essential tremor. He is currently involved in studies related to medical and surgical forms of therapies for Parkinson's disease and essential tremor. Dr. Pahwa has published more than 200 peer-reviewed articles, approximately 50 chapters and over 200 abstracts in leading neurology and movement disorder journals. He has conducted more than 100 clinical trials related to Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders. He is the co-editor of "Handbook of Parkinson's Disease", 3rd and 4th editions; "Therapy of Parkinson's Disease", 3rd edition; and "Handbook of Essential Tremor and other Tremor Disorders".Event Location:United StatesFee(s):FREEContact Name:Parkinson's FoundatioContact Phone:1-800-4PD-INFO (473-4636)Event Date Min:Tuesday, April 9, 2019Event Chapter:ChicagoGeorgiaGreater RochesterHeartlandMinnesotaOhioSouth FloridaSouth Palm Beach CountyWestern New York