Archives for October 2015

“Capturing Grace” Special Screening

“Capturing Grace” Special Screening

Dave Iverson's award winning film "Capturing Grace" will be screened at Stanford later this month as part of the United Nations Association Film Festival. The film tells the story of what happens when people living with Parkinson's disease join forces with a legendary New York dance company.  The Stanford screening takes place October 23rd at 8:30pm at the Stanford Medical School.

Stanford Movement Disorder Specialist to talk about Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) in Palo Alto, October 14

Stanford Movement Disorder Specialist to talk about Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) in Palo Alto, October 14

Melanie Lising, MD, a movement disorder specialist at Stanford, will be talking about "Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) -- Everything you always wanted to know" at the Palo Alto Parkinson's Support Group meeting on Wednesday, October 14th, 2-3:30pm, at Avenidas.  This event is free and open to the public.  No need to RSVP.

October 2015, PD Support Groups – Guest Speakers/Programs, Northern and Central California

Happy fall to everyone!  But, please, no falls this month... Many Northern and Central California Parkinson's support groups have guest speakers or programs planned for October 2015.  Here's what's happening at a support group near you.