Register now for the next episode of Dr. Gilbert Hosts, facilitated by APDA’s Chief Scientific Officer, Dr. Rebecca Gilbert. On Wednesday, January 13, the special guest will be David Leventhal for a conversation about the intersection of dance and PD. Leventhal is a founding teacher for Dance for PD©, a program of the Mark Morris Dance Group.
Register here for the webinar.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email from the American Parkinson Disease Association containing information about how to join the webinar, including a Zoom link.
About David Leventhal:
David Leventhal is a founding teacher and Program Director for Dance for PD®, a program of the Mark Morris Dance Group that has been used as a model for classes in more than 300 communities in 25 countries. He leads classes for people living with Parkinson’s disease around the world and trains other teaching artists in the Dance for PD® approach. He’s co-produced five volumes of a successful instructional video and helped conceive and design Moving Through Glass, a dance-based Google Glass App for people with Parkinson’s. He received the 2018 Martha Hill Mid-Career Award, the 2016 World Parkinson Congress Award for Distinguished Contribution to the Parkinson’s Community and was a co-recipient of the 2013 Alan Bonander Humanitarian Award from the Parkinson’s Unity Walk. He has written and lectured extensively on the intersection of dance and Parkinson’s.