22nd Annual Parkinson ’s Disease Patient and Carepartner Symposium


Virtual, Details Below
Date & Time
Saturday, November 21, 2020
8:30AM - 12:15PM

Join Our Virtual Webinar for People with Parkinson's Disease

A senior woman is participating in an online symposiumThe 22nd Annual Parkinson's Disease and Care Partner Symposium is virtual this year. The entire event will be livestreamed so that you can attend from your home. The theme for the 2020 PD Symposium is "Beyond Traditional Topics, focusing on total wellness in PD, including talks on intimacy, continence, the gut and nutrition and will feature world renowned speakers and our own local experts. For more information, please download the Symposium flyer.

Date & Time:

Saturday, November 21, 2020
8:30 am - 12:15 pm

Symposium Agenda

8:30 am: Welcome, Introduction, and Acknowledgment of sponsors
8:45 am: "Intimacy in Parkinson's Disease" presented by Gila Bronner MPH, MSW
9:30 am: "Gastrointestinal Health in PD" presented by Dr. Johanna Iturrino-Moreda, MD
10:15 am: Stretch Break
10:30 am: "Have Confidence in Your Continence", presented by Jenna Leader, PT, DPT
11:15 am: "Diet in PD — Does It Matter What I Eat?", presented by Dr. Laurie Mischley, ND, PhD, MPH
12:00 pm: "Calling All Artists" Art Showcase/Performance by the members of Calling All Artists
12:15 pm: Closing Remarks from David K. Simon, MD, PhD

To Register/Reserve Your Spot:

Call Hannah Babcock at 617-667-9910 or click the button below to register for the Symposium.