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2017 Symposium in Conjunction with the Grand Challenges in Parkinson's Disease

Friday, September 29, 2017 8:45 am - 9:45 am
This event does not repeat

When: Friday September 29, 2017

Time: 8:45am to 3:00pm 

Where: Van Andel Research Institute - 333 Bostwick Ave. NE Grand Rapids, MI 49503

What: The following topics will be discussed:

  1. Updates in Parkinson's Disease Resaerch
  2. Vigorous exercise as a Possible Neuroprotective Strategy in Parkinson's disease
  3. Managing Non-Motor Symptoms of Parkinson's
  4. Mental Health Issues, Coping with Anxiety and Depression
  5. The Role of Rehabilitation in Manging Parkinson's disease

Click Here to Register

The program includes a buffet lunch.

Registration fee is $15 per person.

Call 248-433-1011 to Register by Phone 

 

 

Living with Parkinson's Grosse Pointe Farms

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Every Week until May 3, 2017

Session I         Introduction:    What is Parkinson's Disease 

Speaker:         (Neurologist or Nurse practitioner working in a Neurology practice)

                                   

Session II        Medications (Pharmacist)

Session III       Non Motor symptoms & Diet             

                        Captain Your Own Ship: Empowering Yourself

                        Be an active part of the health care team

 

Session IV      The role of Rehab therapy and exercise in managing Parkinson’s

            Physical therapist and Occupational Therapist

            Person with PD

Session V        Mental Health Issues: Coping with depression and anxiety

Psychologist or Social Worker

Session VI       Speech, Language and Swallowing (Speech Therapist)      

                        Wrap up & review 

Living with Parkinson's Grosse Pointe Farms

Wednesday, April 05, 2017 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Every Week until May 3, 2017

Session I         Introduction:    What is Parkinson's Disease 

Speaker:         (Neurologist or Nurse practitioner working in a Neurology practice)

                                   

Session II        Medications (Pharmacist)

Session III       Non Motor symptoms & Diet             

                        Captain Your Own Ship: Empowering Yourself

                        Be an active part of the health care team

 

Session IV      The role of Rehab therapy and exercise in managing Parkinson’s

            Physical therapist and Occupational Therapist

            Person with PD

Session V        Mental Health Issues: Coping with depression and anxiety

Psychologist or Social Worker

Session VI       Speech, Language and Swallowing (Speech Therapist)      

                        Wrap up & review 

Living with Parkinson's Grosse Pointe Farms

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Every Week until May 3, 2017

Session I         Introduction:    What is Parkinson's Disease 

Speaker:         (Neurologist or Nurse practitioner working in a Neurology practice)

                                   

Session II        Medications (Pharmacist)

Session III       Non Motor symptoms & Diet             

                        Captain Your Own Ship: Empowering Yourself

                        Be an active part of the health care team

 

Session IV      The role of Rehab therapy and exercise in managing Parkinson’s

            Physical therapist and Occupational Therapist

            Person with PD

Session V        Mental Health Issues: Coping with depression and anxiety

Psychologist or Social Worker

Session VI       Speech, Language and Swallowing (Speech Therapist)      

                        Wrap up & review 

Living with Parkinson's Grosse Pointe Farms

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Every Week until May 3, 2017

Session I         Introduction:    What is Parkinson's Disease 

Speaker:         (Neurologist or Nurse practitioner working in a Neurology practice)

                                   

Session II        Medications (Pharmacist)

Session III       Non Motor symptoms & Diet             

                        Captain Your Own Ship: Empowering Yourself

                        Be an active part of the health care team

 

Session IV      The role of Rehab therapy and exercise in managing Parkinson’s

            Physical therapist and Occupational Therapist

            Person with PD

Session V        Mental Health Issues: Coping with depression and anxiety

Psychologist or Social Worker

Session VI       Speech, Language and Swallowing (Speech Therapist)      

                        Wrap up & review 

Living with Parkinson's Grosse Pointe Farms

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Every Week until May 3, 2017

Session I         Introduction:    What is Parkinson's Disease 

Speaker:         (Neurologist or Nurse practitioner working in a Neurology practice)

                                   

Session II        Medications (Pharmacist)

Session III       Non Motor symptoms & Diet             

                        Captain Your Own Ship: Empowering Yourself

                        Be an active part of the health care team

 

Session IV      The role of Rehab therapy and exercise in managing Parkinson’s

            Physical therapist and Occupational Therapist

            Person with PD

Session V        Mental Health Issues: Coping with depression and anxiety

Psychologist or Social Worker

Session VI       Speech, Language and Swallowing (Speech Therapist)      

                        Wrap up & review 

Living with Parkinson's Grosse Pointe Farms

Wednesday, May 03, 2017 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Every Week until May 3, 2017

Session I         Introduction:    What is Parkinson's Disease 

Speaker:         (Neurologist or Nurse practitioner working in a Neurology practice)

                                   

Session II        Medications (Pharmacist)

Session III       Non Motor symptoms & Diet             

                        Captain Your Own Ship: Empowering Yourself

                        Be an active part of the health care team

 

Session IV      The role of Rehab therapy and exercise in managing Parkinson’s

            Physical therapist and Occupational Therapist

            Person with PD

Session V        Mental Health Issues: Coping with depression and anxiety

Psychologist or Social Worker

Session VI       Speech, Language and Swallowing (Speech Therapist)      

                        Wrap up & review 

Living with and Understanding Parkinsons Disease

Thursday, June 01, 2017 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Every Week until July 14, 2017

What: This 6-week series provides information and discussion on all aspects of living with PD. This progra, is of value to the newly diagnosed as well as patients and families dealing with PD for several years. These sessions will be presented by health care experts who treat people with Parkinson's disease.

 

Where: Bronson Battle Creek Outpatient Center, Parking Lot #4 (Located on the Emmett St. side of the hospital), battle Creek, MI 49017

 

When: Thursdays, June 1 - July 13, 2017 (5:00pm to 6:30pm)

 

There is no fee for this program.

Pre-Registration is MANDATORY as seating is limited.

 

-To register for all six sessions, visit bronsonhealth.com/classes

-To sign up for one or more sessions, call Senior Health Partners at 269-441-0948

 

 

Living with and Understanding Parkinsons Disease

Thursday, June 08, 2017 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Every Week until July 14, 2017

What: This 6-week series provides information and discussion on all aspects of living with PD. This progra, is of value to the newly diagnosed as well as patients and families dealing with PD for several years. These sessions will be presented by health care experts who treat people with Parkinson's disease.

 

Where: Bronson Battle Creek Outpatient Center, Parking Lot #4 (Located on the Emmett St. side of the hospital), battle Creek, MI 49017

 

When: Thursdays, June 1 - July 13, 2017 (5:00pm to 6:30pm)

 

There is no fee for this program.

Pre-Registration is MANDATORY as seating is limited.

 

-To register for all six sessions, visit bronsonhealth.com/classes

-To sign up for one or more sessions, call Senior Health Partners at 269-441-0948

 

 

Living with and Understanding Parkinsons Disease

Thursday, June 15, 2017 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Detached from recurrence

What: This 6-week series provides information and discussion on all aspects of living with PD. This progra, is of value to the newly diagnosed as well as patients and families dealing with PD for several years. These sessions will be presented by health care experts who treat people with Parkinson's disease.

 

Where: Bronson Battle Creek Outpatient Center, Parking Lot #4 (Located on the Emmett St. side of the hospital), battle Creek, MI 49017

 

When: Thursdays, June 1 - July 13, 2017 (5:00pm to 6:30pm)

 

There is no fee for this program.

Pre-Registration is MANDATORY as seating is limited.

 

-To register for all six sessions, visit bronsonhealth.com/classes

-To sign up for one or more sessions, call Senior Health Partners at 269-441-0948

 

 

Living with and Understanding Parkinsons Disease

Thursday, June 15, 2017 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Every Week until July 14, 2017

What: This 6-week series provides information and discussion on all aspects of living with PD. This progra, is of value to the newly diagnosed as well as patients and families dealing with PD for several years. These sessions will be presented by health care experts who treat people with Parkinson's disease.

 

Where: Bronson Battle Creek Outpatient Center, Parking Lot #4 (Located on the Emmett St. side of the hospital), battle Creek, MI 49017

 

When: Thursdays, June 1 - July 13, 2017 (5:00pm to 6:30pm)

 

There is no fee for this program.

Pre-Registration is MANDATORY as seating is limited.

 

-To register for all six sessions, visit bronsonhealth.com/classes

-To sign up for one or more sessions, call Senior Health Partners at 269-441-0948

 

 

Living with and Understanding Parkinsons Disease

Thursday, June 22, 2017 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Every Week until July 14, 2017

What: This 6-week series provides information and discussion on all aspects of living with PD. This progra, is of value to the newly diagnosed as well as patients and families dealing with PD for several years. These sessions will be presented by health care experts who treat people with Parkinson's disease.

 

Where: Bronson Battle Creek Outpatient Center, Parking Lot #4 (Located on the Emmett St. side of the hospital), battle Creek, MI 49017

 

When: Thursdays, June 1 - July 13, 2017 (5:00pm to 6:30pm)

 

There is no fee for this program.

Pre-Registration is MANDATORY as seating is limited.

 

-To register for all six sessions, visit bronsonhealth.com/classes

-To sign up for one or more sessions, call Senior Health Partners at 269-441-0948

 

 

Living with and Understanding Parkinsons Disease

Thursday, June 29, 2017 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Every Week until July 14, 2017

What: This 6-week series provides information and discussion on all aspects of living with PD. This progra, is of value to the newly diagnosed as well as patients and families dealing with PD for several years. These sessions will be presented by health care experts who treat people with Parkinson's disease.

 

Where: Bronson Battle Creek Outpatient Center, Parking Lot #4 (Located on the Emmett St. side of the hospital), battle Creek, MI 49017

 

When: Thursdays, June 1 - July 13, 2017 (5:00pm to 6:30pm)

 

There is no fee for this program.

Pre-Registration is MANDATORY as seating is limited.

 

-To register for all six sessions, visit bronsonhealth.com/classes

-To sign up for one or more sessions, call Senior Health Partners at 269-441-0948

 

 

Living with and Understanding Parkinsons Disease

Thursday, July 06, 2017 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Every Week until July 14, 2017

What: This 6-week series provides information and discussion on all aspects of living with PD. This progra, is of value to the newly diagnosed as well as patients and families dealing with PD for several years. These sessions will be presented by health care experts who treat people with Parkinson's disease.

 

Where: Bronson Battle Creek Outpatient Center, Parking Lot #4 (Located on the Emmett St. side of the hospital), battle Creek, MI 49017

 

When: Thursdays, June 1 - July 13, 2017 (5:00pm to 6:30pm)

 

There is no fee for this program.

Pre-Registration is MANDATORY as seating is limited.

 

-To register for all six sessions, visit bronsonhealth.com/classes

-To sign up for one or more sessions, call Senior Health Partners at 269-441-0948

 

 

Living with and Understanding Parkinsons Disease

Thursday, July 13, 2017 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Every Week until July 14, 2017

What: This 6-week series provides information and discussion on all aspects of living with PD. This progra, is of value to the newly diagnosed as well as patients and families dealing with PD for several years. These sessions will be presented by health care experts who treat people with Parkinson's disease.

 

Where: Bronson Battle Creek Outpatient Center, Parking Lot #4 (Located on the Emmett St. side of the hospital), battle Creek, MI 49017

 

When: Thursdays, June 1 - July 13, 2017 (5:00pm to 6:30pm)

 

There is no fee for this program.

Pre-Registration is MANDATORY as seating is limited.

 

-To register for all six sessions, visit bronsonhealth.com/classes

-To sign up for one or more sessions, call Senior Health Partners at 269-441-0948

 

 

Parkinson's Disease Symposium in the Upper Peninsula

Friday, September 22, 2017 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
This event does not repeat

When: September 22, 2017

Time: 8:00 am – 3:00pm

What: Symposium on Parkinsons disease

Featuring David Zid, an ACE, APG certified trainer co-creater of "Delay the Disease".

David collaborated with orthopedic surgeon, Thomas H. Mallory, M.D., who is afflicted with Parkinson's disease, and Jackie Russell, RN BSN CNOR, in the development of a Parkinson's specific fitness program designed to proactively minimize tremors and improve flexibility, stability, balance and strength. This program empowers the person with Parkinson's Disease to take control, helps with maintaining independence, and provides hope! 

 

Location:

Bay College Iron Mountain
2801 North US 2
Iron Mountain MI 49801
906.774.8547 or 906.302.3000

Presented by:

Parkinson's Society of Dickinson County Area
For more information e-mail Pauline Hill at
tiita61@yahoo.com

Call 906-774-0332

Parkinson's Disease & You

Friday, September 22, 2017 7:00 pm
This event does not repeat

The 2017 Parkinson's Disease & You Symposium

When: Friday, September 22nd, 2017

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Bingham Farms, MI 48025

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World Parkinson Coalition

Alliance of Independent Regional Parkinson Organizations