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Events

  • Livestream: Spring Education Session - Greater Minnesota & North Dakota

    Can't join us for our Spring Education Session in person? Watch the livestream of our Spring Education Session.

    How are you managing your Parkinson’s? Do you feel empowered and informed? The Spring Education Session will include the following topics. Hear the latest update on medications, learn how and why to keep moving, and receive resources for caregivers. Education session is free to attend.

    Program will include:

    • Medication Update - Dr. Julia Johnson - HealthPartners
    • Exercise for Mid-Stride - Ingrid Bentley, PT, CBIS HealthPartners 
    • Caregiver Resources  -  Rose Wichmann, Director, Struthers Parkinson’s Center and Health Partners Parkinson’s programs    
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    Event Date Min: 
    Wednesday, May 23, 2018
    Event Location: 
    United States
    Event Chapter: 
    Minnesota
  • Spring Education Session

    How are you managing your Parkinson’s? Do you feel empowered and informed?  Join us for our Spring Education Session. Hear the latest update on medications, learn how and why to keep moving, and receive resources for caregivers. Education session is free to attend. Lunch is provided.

    Program will include:

    • Medication Update - Dr. Julia Johnson - HealthPartners
    • Exercise for Mid-Stride - Ingrid Bentley, PT, CBIS HealthPartners 
    • Caregiver Resources         
    Fee(s): 
    FREE
    Event Date Min: 
    Wednesday, May 23, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Maplewood Community Center
    2100 White Bear Ave
    Maplewood, MN 55109
    United States
    Event Chapter: 
    Minnesota
  • Tough Mudder: Michigan

    Test your teamwork and push your limits while you overcome 5 miles and 13 mud-drenched obstacles and adrenaline-pumping challenges in a Tough Mudder Half or 10 miles of mud and 20+ obstacles in a Tough Mudder Full, all while raising funds for the Parkinson's Foundation! To view all event dates, visit here.

    Contact Name: 
    Parkinson's Foundation
    Contact Email: 
    champions@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    1-800-4PD-INFO (473-4636)
    Event Date Min: 
    Saturday, June 2, 2018 to Sunday, June 3, 2018
    Event Location: 
    MI
    United States
  • Tough Mudder: Kentucky

    Test your teamwork and push your limits while you overcome 5 miles and 13 mud-drenched obstacles and adrenaline-pumping challenges in a Tough Mudder Half or 10 miles of mud and 20+ obstacles in a Tough Mudder Full, all while raising funds for the Parkinson's Foundation! To view all event dates, visit here.

    Contact Name: 
    Parkinson's Foundation
    Contact Email: 
    champions@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    1-800-4PD-INFO (473-4636)
    Event Date Min: 
    Saturday, June 2, 2018 to Sunday, June 3, 2018
    Event Location: 
    KY
    United States
  • Rock N Roll: San Diego

    Whether you’re just starting out or you’re an avid runner, there’s a distance for everyone. The series includes more than 20 races (5ks, 10ks, half and full marathons) across the US featuring commemorative medals and live music. See a race near you? Register today! For the latest information, visit www.runrocknroll.com.

    Contact Name: 
    Parkinson's Foundation
    Contact Email: 
    champions@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    1-800-4PD-INFO (473-4636)
    Event Date Min: 
    Saturday, June 2, 2018 to Sunday, June 3, 2018
    Event Location: 
    San Diego, CA
    United States
  • Hot Topics in Parkinson’s Disease - 6th Annual Parkinson’s Disease Patient & Caregiver Symposium

    Schedule

     

    8:30–9:00 AM    Check in and Registration

    9:00 AM             Welcome and Introduction

    9:15 AM             Hope vs. Hype: Making Sense of PD - Clinical Trials, Albert Hung, MD, PhD

    9:50 AM             Is It All in your Gut? PD and the Gut-Brain Axis, Anne-Marie Wills, MD, MPH

    10:25 AM           Break

    10:50 AM           Medical Marijuana for PD?, Michael Bodock, RPh

    11:25 am            Turning Bits and Base Pairs into Precision - Neurology for PD, Clemens Scherzer, MD

    12:00 pm            Questions and Answers

    12:30 pm            Close

     

    Speakers

    Albert Hung, MD, PhD

    Center Director, Parkinson’s Foundation Center of Excellence

    Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

    Staff Neurologist, MGH/BWH

     

    Anne-Marie Wills, MD, MPH

    Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

    Staff Neurologist, Massachusetts General Hospital

     

    Michael Bodock, RPh

    Clinical Pharmacist, Neurology and Intensive Care

    Massachusetts General Hospital

     

    Clemens Scherzer, MD

    Director, Precision Neurology Program

    Associate Prof. of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

    Staff Neurologist, BWH/MGH

    Fee(s): 
    Free
    Contact Phone: 
    617-643-0654
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    Event Date Min: 
    Saturday, June 2, 2018
    Event Location: 
    MassGeneral Institute for Neurodegenerative Disease
    Boston, MA 02129
    United States
  • Moving Day® DC

    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!

    Contact Name: 
    Tami Brown
    Contact Email: 
    tbrown@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    301-329-2673
    Event Date Min: 
    Saturday, June 2, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool
    2 Lincoln Memorial Cir NW
    Washington, DC 20024
    United States
  • Moving Day® Fargo

    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!

    Contact Name: 
    Jennifer Hendrickson
    Contact Email: 
    jhendrickson@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    763-545-1272
    Event Date Min: 
    Saturday, June 2, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Edgewood Vista
    4420 37th Ave S
    Fargo, ND 58104
    United States
  • Moving Day® San Jose

    Moving Day®, is more than just a walk. It highlights “movement” and exercise as a symbols of hope and progress because of their essential role in treating Parkinson’s disease.  Set in the beautiful San Jose hills with a walk through campus and along neighborhood walk paths, Moving Day® San Jose features our signature Movement Pavilion with stations such as yoga, Pilates, Tai Chi, dance and much more.  Whether you take part on a team or join as an individual, you’ll get a chance to move with thousands of supporters who share a common goal - to help beat Parkinson’s.

    Contact Name: 
    Colleen Fischer
    Contact Email: 
    cfischer@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    415-367-4045
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    Event Date Min: 
    Saturday, June 2, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Evergreen Valley College
    3095 Yerba Buena Rd
    San Jose, CA 95135
    United States

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