8th Annual University of Kansas Medical Center's Parkinson's Disease Symposium
When: August 16, 2014
Time: 8:00am (check-in) - 1:00 pm (programs begin at 9:00am)
Where: Overland Park Marriott, 10800 Metcalf, Overland Park, KS 66210
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Speakers and Topics
Rajesh Pahwa, MD, University of Kansas Medical Center - Current and Future Treatments For Parkinson's Disease
Jules Nazzaro, MD, University of Kansas Medical Center - Deep Brain Stimulations (DBS) for Parkinson's Disease
Charles H. Adler, MD, PhD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, - Earlier Diagnosis of Parkinson's Disease and Importance of Non-Motor Symptoms
Kelli Reiling, OTD, OTR/L, University of Kansas Medical Center - The Role of Occupational Therapy in Parkinson's Disease
Claude Lamoureux, PT, DPT, NCS, University of Kansas Medical Center - Parkinson-Specific Physical Therapy and Exercise
13th Annual Helen Gold 5k/10k
When: September 13th, 2014, 8:00 a.m.
Where: Fountains Shopping Center, 119th and Glenwood, Overland Park, KS
What: Art workshop for people with Parkinson's disease (spouses and personal assistants also welcome). There are no artistic expectations, although artists are welcome. Activities include: painting, doodling to music, stamping, printing, making collages, and, if there is interest, clay.
When: Every other Saturday from 2-4 p.m.
Where: Broken Arrow School, 2704 Louisiana St., Lawrence, KS 66046
Cost: A $25 donation is requested. This can be made in a lump sum or multiple payments.
Contact: Linda (785) 550-5661, (785) 843-8020 or firstname.lastname@example.org