Archives for October 2019

Stanford’s SPRING study of gait in Parkinson’s Disease seeking participants

Stanford’s SPRING study of gait in Parkinson’s Disease seeking participants

The Bronte-Stewart Lab at Stanford University is seeking participants for the SPRING (Stanford Parkinson’s Research In Neuromodulation for Gait) Study.  The SPRING Study aims to investigate the safety and feasibility of adaptive deep brain stimulation for impaired gait and freezing of gait in Parkinson’s disease with the goal of advancing the development of patient-specific DBS therapy to improve quality of life for people living with Parkinson’s disease. 

October 2019 Webinars about Parkinson’s

October 2019 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. All times listed are Pacific Time. Here are webinars that may be of interest to those living with Parkinson’s in October 2019...

October  2019 Webinars about Caregiving

October 2019 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 day of the live webinar (in most cases). All webinars listed are free. All times shown are Pacific Daylight Time. Here are webinars that may be of interest to caregivers in October 2019…

Oct 2019 – PD Events and Parkinson’s Support Group Mtgs – Guest Speakers/Programs – Northern and Central California

Oct 2019 – PD Events and Parkinson’s Support Group Mtgs – Guest Speakers/Programs – Northern and Central California

Many Northern and Central California Parkinson's Disease (PD) support groups meetings have speakers or discussion programs planned in October 2019.  See the list below of what else is happening near you…

Register Now for Webinar on Parkinson’s Clinical Trials, October 31st, 10-11am

Register Now for Webinar on Parkinson’s Clinical Trials, October 31st, 10-11am

Join this free national webinar, hosted by the American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA), on Thursday, October 31st, 2019 from 10:00am-11:00am (PDT) to better understand clinical trials for Parkinson's Disease (PD).  This program is designed to help people with PD, family members and care partners.