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Ask the Experts

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Saturday Morning Speaker Series

For Patients and Their Care Partners

Our "Ask the Experts" Speaker Series features a presentation on Saturday mornings throughout the year from a knowledgable expert, or experts, on a topic relating to the symptoms, treatments or breakthroughs associated with Parkinson's Disease.


2015-2016 Schedule


October 3, 2015

Walking and Balance Difficulties in PD: How to Get Around
Veronique Vanderhorst, MD, PhD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School


January 9, 2016

Quality of Sleep in PD: Getting a Good Night's Rest
Ina Djonlagic, MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Instructor in Neurology
Harvard Medical School


April 2, 2016

Using genetics to discover treatments for PD
Emilie Giamie, PhD
Ann Romney Center for Neurologic Diseases
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Instructor in Neurology
Harvard Medical School


June 4, 2016

Preventing and Treating Memory Problems in PD
Daniel Press, MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Associate Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School


Registration for each talk is free; however, space is limited. To reserve a seat, please RSVP before the date of the event by calling 617-667-9910.

Location

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
(East Campus)
Leventhal Conference Room
Carl J. Shapiro Clinical Center Atrium, 2nd floor
330 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02215

Time

10:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Speaker presentation and Q & A

Past Presentations

Watch previous "Ask the Experts" sessions:

» 2014 - 2015 videos
» 2013 - 2014 videos
» 2012 - 2013 videos
» 2011 - 2012 videos

Directions & Parking

Parking in the Shapiro Garage is free of charge.

Contact Information

Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders
Department of Neurology
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
330 Brookline Avenue, Boston MA 02215
Information: 617-667-9903
Appointments: 617-667-0519

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