Knowledge Network


Welcome to the Parkinson Canada Knowledge Network. This area is dedicated to providing you access to video and audio resources that will enhance your understanding of Parkinson’s disease.

New online events are added regularly; register for upcoming webinars or scroll down to view past events. Subscribe to the Parkinson Canada YouTube channel to automatically receive updates as new content is added.


Coming Soon

Parkinson’s Disease & Nutrition
May 11, 2017, webinar starts at 12PM EST
Expert presenter: Nicole Shuckett, Registered Dietician, ALS clinic and Jeff and Diane Ross Movement Disorders Clinic, Sunnybrook Hospital
Pre-registration opens in April.

Physiotherapy and Parkinson’s
Expert presenters: Jan Goldstein & Rebecca Gruber, Physiotherapists and Founders, One Step Ahead Mobility
July 11, 2017 , webinar starts at 12PM EST
Pre-registration opens in June.

Parkinson’s disease and Driving
September 12, 2017, webinar starts at 12PM EST
Expert presenter: Beth Robertson, Occupational Therapist, McGill University Health Centre
Pre-registration opens in August.

Parkinson’s disease and Stress Management
November 14, 2017 , webinar starts at 12PM EST
Expert presenter: Elaine Book, Social Worker, M.S.W, Pacific Parkinson’s Research Centre
Pre-registration opens in October.


Podcasts

Join Parkinson Canada expert, Sandie Jones, in a series of podcasts where she talks about various topics related to Parkinson’s disease. These one-hour talks offer information, practical tips and advice on how to live better with Parkinson’s Upcoming event dates:

April 11 - World Parkinson Day – 200 years
June 13 - Advanced stages of Parkinson’s
August 8 - Young Onset Parkinson’s
October 10 - Build your PD Health Team

To submit questions in advance, send an email to education@parkinson.ca.

Here’s how to join and listen live.

CONNECTING VIA YOUR COMPUTER:

  • Log into the call via the following link http://parkinson.adobeconnect.com/sandie/
  • Choose to enter as guest
  • Turn on your speakers so you can hear – there will be no visual presentation.

CONNECTING VIA PHONE:

  • Dial Toronto: 416-915-8692 or Toll Free: 1-866-850-3418
  • Participant code: 9415905

Archives

Click here to access previous podcasts on the Parkinson Canada SoundCloud channel.

To view archived videos, click on the image below.

Subscribe to our YouTube channel to be notified when new webcasts and videos are added.