At Stanford:  “Capturing Grace” Screenings with Panel Discussions, Presentation on Intersection of Dance and Parkinson’s, and Dance for PD Class for Those with Parkinson’s

At Stanford: “Capturing Grace” Screenings with Panel Discussions, Presentation on Intersection of Dance and Parkinson’s, and Dance for PD Class for Those with Parkinson’s

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Join us at Stanford on April 17th and 18th for several events around the new award-winning film “Capturing Grace.”  The film tells the story of what happens when the legendary Mark Morris Dance Group joins forces with people with Parkinson’s Disease (PD) to stage a unique performance.

Dance for Parkinson’s

Dance for Parkinson’s

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Come try out a new class at Stanford – Dance for Parkinson's. The new class will be held on three Fridays – March 6, March 13, and April 3 – from 12:30-1:45pm. Class size is limited to 10 people with a preference given to those with PD. If there is space, family members or friends can participate.  RSVP required.  If there’s good participation, the class would become regular in May 2015.

March 2015 Parkinson’s Support Group Meetings, Guest Speakers and Programs, Northern and Central California

Many Northern and Central California Parkinson's support groups have guest speakers or programs planned for March 2015.  Here's what happening at a support group near you.

Feb 2015, Parkinson’s Support Group Meetings – Guest Speakers or Programs, Northern/Central California

Many Northern and Central California Parkinson's support groups have guest speakers or programs planned for February 2015.  Here's what happening at a support group near you.

Jan 2015, PD Support Group Mtgs – Guest Speakers and Programs

Many Northern and Central California Parkinson's support groups have guest speakers or programs planned for January 2015.  Here's what happening at a support group near you.

Dec 2014, PD Support Groups – Guest Speakers/Programs, Northern and Central California

A few Northern and Central California Parkinson's support groups have guest speakers or programs planned for December 2014. Here's what happening at a support group near you.

Dr. Kathleen Poston’s research lab at Stanford is currently recruiting healthy male controls (no PD) and PD participants (male or female)

Dr. Kathleen Poston’s research lab at Stanford is currently recruiting healthy male controls (no PD) and PD participants (male or female)

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The research lab is conducting a computer-based study that looks at working memory and attentional control in Parkinson's. Previous studies have show that working memory can sometimes be impaired in Parkinson's patients.

Nov 2014, Guest Speakers or Programs, Parkinson’s Support Group Mtgs, NorCal and Central Cal

Many Northern and Central California Parkinson's support groups have guest speakers or programs planned for November 2014. Here's what happening at a support group near you.

Tai Chi and Qi Gong

Tai Chi and Qi Gong

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There is a new class being hosted at Stanford -- Tai Chi and Qi Gong. The class will be held MWF 4-5pm. Class size is limited to 10 people with a preference given to those with PD. If there is space, family members or friends can participate.

Oct 2014, Guest Speakers and Programs at PD Support Group Mtgs, NorCal and CentralCal

Many Northern and Central California Parkinson's support groups have guest speakers or programs planned for October 2014. Here's what happening at a support group near you.