Events

Parkinson’s Disease Patient and Caregiver Symposium

Moving beyond Mobility: Non-Motor Symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease

Date: 06/07/2014 - 06/07/2014
Time: 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Description:
Pre-registration is free and strongly encouraged. Please call (617) 643-0654

Agenda:

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

9:00 am
Welcome and Introduction

9:20 am
Parky and Blue: Depression in PD
Alice Flaherty, MD, PhD

9:55 am
Thinking about Thinking: Cognitive Issues in PD
Stephen Gomperts, MD, PhD

10:30 am
Break

10:50 am
Knowledge is Power: Finding and Treating Sleep Problems in PD
Matt Bianchi, MD, PhD

11:25 am
No Longer Automatic: Autonomic Symptoms in PD
Albert Hung, MD, PhD

12:00 pm
Questions and Answers

Location:

MassGeneral Institute for Neurodegenerative Disease
Charlestown Navy Yard
114 16th Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02129

Speakers From Massachusetts General Hospital

Alice Flaherty, MD, PhD
Director, Parkinson’s Disease DBS Clinic

Stephen Gomperts, MD, PhD
Staff neurologist, Memory and Movement Disorders Units

Matt Bianchi, MD, PhD
Chief, Division of Sleep Medicine

Albert Hung, MD, PhD
Medical Director, NPF Center of Excellence


Preregistration required? yes

Registration closed?
no

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