Patient and Family Symposium Fall 2015

Project: Research project

Project Details

Description

8:00 a.m.
Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00 a.m. WELCOME
9:05 a.m. KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Psychiatric & Cognitive Issues of PD
Daniel Weintraub, MD: Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

9:30 a.m.
NEW TREATMENT PIPELINE
Tanya Simuni, MD: Medical Director of Northwestern Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Center, Arthur C. Nielsen Professor of Neurology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
10:00 a.m. NON-MOTOR SYMPTOMS OF PARKINSON’S DISEASE
Danny Bega, MD: Movement Disorders Neurologist at Northwestern Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Center, Instructor at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
10:30 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m. EXERCISE AND PD
Daniel M. Corcos, PhD
Department of Physical Therapy & Human Movement Sciences
11:15 a.m. PRACTICAL TIPS FOR SPEECH & SWALLOWING
Kristen A. Larsen, MA, CCC-SLP
11:40 a.m. Physician Panel: Question and Answer
12:00 p.m. Break-out Sessions
Benefits of OT & PT Psychiatric Issues in PD

Comprehensive Exercise Program (Eric Johnson) Tai Chi (Anna York)
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date8/1/157/31/16

Funding

  • Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc. (Check no. 10252225)

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