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Moving Day Twin Cities Kickoff

Event Location: 
United States
Fee(s): 
FREE
Contact Name: 
Jennifer Hendrickson
Contact Email: 
jhendrickson@parkinson.org
Contact Phone: 
763-545-1272
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Event Date Min: 
Thursday, March 7, 2019
Event Chapter: 
Minnesota

20th Annual Educational Symposium

Our 20th Annual Educational Symposium will be held on May 11th, 2019 at the Millennium Hotel Buffalo from 9am-1pm. This event has been a huge success for the past 20 years and we hope to keep making it one! We will have a panel of experts speaking on various PD related topics. This event is free to attend, but there is a limited number of seats so an RSVP will be necessary. Contact Chris Jamele at (716) 449-3795 or cjamele@parkinson.org for more information on the event and to RSVP.

**More information to come on who will be speaking**

Event Location: 
Millennium Hotel Buffalo
2040 Walden Ave
Buffalo, NY 14225
United States
Fee(s): 
FREE
Contact Name: 
Chris Jamele
Contact Email: 
cjamele@npfwny.org
Contact Phone: 
7164493795
Event Date Min: 
Saturday, May 11, 2019
Event Chapter: 
Western New York

Women and Parkinson's: Through a New Lens

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.

Speaker

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 Institute
2088 Ogden Avenue
Aurora, IL 60504
United States
Fee(s): 
FREE
Contact Name: 
Jessica Bartsch
Contact Email: 
jbartsch@parkinson.org
Contact Phone: 
(312) 762-5706
Event Date Min: 
Saturday, March 2, 2019
Event Chapter: 
Chicago

Mind, Mood and Motion

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 Center
1120 E Diehl Road
Naperville, IL 60563
United States
Fee(s): 
FREE
Contact Name: 
Jessica Bartsch
Contact Email: 
jbartsch@parkinson.org
Contact Phone: 
(312) 762-5706
Event Date Min: 
Saturday, March 23, 2019
Event Chapter: 
Chicago

Lunch & Learn - Mental Health & PD

Location

Cuyahoga County Public Library – Independence Branch
6361 Selig Drive, Independence, OH 44131
United States
US

Join us for a free Lunch & Learn on mental health and Parkinson’s disease!

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
12:30 – 2:00 p.m.

Speaker
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 Drive
Independence, OH 43214
United States
Fee(s): 
Free
Contact Name: 
Sally Levy
Contact Email: 
SLevy@parkinson.org
Contact Phone: 
614-505-5729
Event Date Min: 
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Event Chapter: 
Ohio

Create a Tomorrow Without Parkinson's

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Your personal, corporate or foundation support will help us deliver the promise of a cure and support our community to live better with Parkinson's today.
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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

Panel Discussion on Women and Parkinson's Disease

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 Chapter
8900 State Line Road, Suite 240
Leawood, KS 66206
United States
Fee(s): 
FREE
Contact Name: 
Kim Nitz
Contact Email: 
knitz@parkinson.org
Contact Phone: 
(913) 416-4116
Event Date Min: 
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Event Chapter: 
Heartland

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