Stanford Movement Disorder Specialist to talk about Autonomic Dysfunction in PD in Santa Rosa, August 13

Veronica Santini, MD, a movement disorder specialist at Stanford, will be talking about autonomic dysfunction in PD at the Santa Rosa Parkinson’s Support Group meeting on Saturday, August 13th, 1-2pm at Christ Church United Methodist.  This event is free and open to the public.  No need to RSVP.

July 2016 Webinars About Caregiving

July 2016 Webinars About Caregiving

Many caregivers cannot leave home due to caregiving responsibilities.  You can participate in a web-based seminar — or webinar — from the privacy of your home.  Join either live or view the archived version within a few days of the live webinar (in most cases).  Most webinars listed are free. Here are webinars that may be of interest to caregivers in July 2016.

July 2016 Webinars About Parkinson’s

July 2016 Webinars About Parkinson’s

You can participate in a web-based seminar -- or webinar -- from the privacy of your home.  Join either live or view the archived version within a few days of the live webinar (in most cases).  All webinars listed are free. Here are webinars that may be of interest to those with Parkinson's in July2016

Stanford Neurosurgeon to talk about Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) in Sunnyvale, July 20

Casey Halpern, MD, a neurosurgeon at Stanford, will be talking about deep brain stimulation (DBS) at the Sunnyvale DBS Parkinson's Support Group meeting on Wednesday, July 20, 1:30-3:30pm at The Parkinson's Institute.  This event is free and open to the public.  No need to RSVP. 

4-Session Spinefulness Class Offered Free at Stanford, Starting July 11th

Stanford's Neuroscience Supportive Care Program is offering a four-session one-hour class on "Spinefulness" at no charge on four Monday mornings, 10:30-11:30am, starting on July 11th.  The class is intended for those with Parkinson's Disease and other neurological disorders -- whether seen at Stanford for care or not.  Advance registration is required.

Spanish-language PD support group begins July 20th at Stanford

Spanish-language PD support group begins July 20th at Stanford

Are you a person living with Parkinson's or a care partner or family member of someone who does? Would you feel more comfortable in a group conducted in Spanish?  A new-Spanish language support begins meeting this month at Stanford.

July 2016, Parkinson’s Support Group Meetings, Guest Speakers and Programs, Northern and Central California

Some Northern and Central California Parkinson’s support groups have guest speakers or programs planned for July 2016.  Quite a few are not having meetings.  If you are in town, why don't you check out a meeting or two?  Here's what happening at a support group near you...

Stanford Movement Disorder Specialist to talk about how someone gets diagnosed with PD or parkinsonism in Palo Alto, July 13

Stanford Movement Disorder Specialist to talk about how someone gets diagnosed with PD or parkinsonism in Palo Alto, July 13

Melanie Lising, MD, a movement disorder specialist at Stanford, will be talking about “How does someone get diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease or parkinsonism” at the Palo Alto Parkinson’s Support Group meeting on Wednesday, July 13th, 2-3:30pm, at Avenidas.  This event is free and open to the public.  No need to RSVP.

June 2016 Webinars About Caregiving

Many caregivers cannot leave home due to caregiving responsibilities.  Participate in a web-based seminar — or webinar — from the privacy of your home.  Join either live or view the archived version within a few days of the live webinar (in most cases).  Most webinars listed are free.  Here are webinars that may be of interest to caregivers in June 2016.

June 2016 Webinars About Parkinson’s

June 2016 Webinars About Parkinson’s

Participate in a web-based seminar -- or webinar -- from the privacy of your home.  Join either live or view the archived version within a few days of the live webinar (in most cases).  All webinars listed are free.  Here are webinars that may be of interest to those with Parkinson's in June 2016.