Saskatchewan Education May Events

web.project@parkinson.caEvent - Education

Stronger Together Parkinson Education Event May 8 May 16 May 23 Parkinson Canada – Saskatchewan is proud to present three educational events in three different communities across Saskatchewan. Depression, Anxiety, and Apathy are some of the mental health challenges associated with Parkinson’s. Do you have questions about mental health and medications? Parkinson Canada – Saskatchewan is proud to present Psychiatric … Read More

May 1, 2019- Medical Cannabis and Parkinson’s: What’s Known and What’s Not –

danielle.blain@parkinson.caEvent - Education

People living with Parkinson’s and their loved ones are invited to hear experts share their knowledge on medical cannabis use in Parkinson’s care & research. Experts will provide a balanced overview of what’s known and what’s not and answer your questions on this timely subject. Invited speakers are: • Dr. Lynda Balneaves, PhD, RN, University of Manitoba, Deputy Director of … Read More

Parkinson’s Changes Everything – Mitchell, ON

Paul.Scibetta@Parkinson.caEvent - Education

Join Paul Scibetta, Community Development Coordinator, Southwestern Ontario, for Coffee Hour at Mitchell & Area Community Outreach as he presents: Title: Parkinson’s Changes Everything Description: At the age of 56, Paul’s mother was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease (PD). Nine years later, his father was told he had PD too. Join Paul as he shares stories from his personal journey with … Read More

Parkinson’s Disease 101 – Welland, ON

Paul.Scibetta@Parkinson.caEvent - Education

Join Paul Scibetta, Community Development Coordinator, Southwestern Ontario, at Plymouth Cordage Retirement Community as he presents: Title: Parkinson’s Disease 101 Description: At the age of 56, Paul’s mother was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease (PD). Nine years later, his father was told he had PD too. Join Paul as he shares stories from his personal journey with PD and what he … Read More

Dance and Parkinson's Conference featuring David Leventhal – Hamilton, ON

Paul.Scibetta@Parkinson.caEvent - Education

Registration is now open – click here to register! This full day event will explore the benefits of dance for people living with Parkinson’s disease and the research initiatives that are bridging technology and dance. Keynote Speaker: David Leventhal, Program Director, Dance for PD® at Mark Morris Dance Group (Brooklyn, NY) Special Guest: Matthew Woolhouse, Associate Professor, McMaster University Location: Michelangelo … Read More

Building Your Parkinson’s Team Niagara Conference

Paul.Scibetta@Parkinson.caEvent - Education

**Building your Parkinson’s Team Niagara Conference, scheduled for October 30th, has been cancelled due to speaker availability. We will make an educational event available in 2019. We apologize for any inconvenience. Discover how you can build your Parkinson’s team and learn how different professionals can help you manage your Parkinson’s journey and enhance your quality of life. Location:      Parkway … Read More

2019 Parkinson Forum – Brandon

Donna.Greening@Parkinson.caEvent - Education

Speech & Movement in Parkinson’s Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Parkinson Canada Forum in Brandon has been cancelled. We will notify all those who registered. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.   Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019 Time: 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM Location: McDiarmid Drive Alliance Church 635 McDiarmid Drive Brandon, MB R7B 2H6

Mind Over Matter 2019 – Education Conference

Ryan UnderhillEvent - Education

On Saturday, April 13, 2019 Parkinson Canada, Atlantic invites you to Mind Over Matter, the 6th Annual Education & Awareness Conference. This is Parkinson Canada’s premier conference event of the year for the Atlantic Provinces. Together, let’s learn, ask questions and share a unique experience with many other Parkinson minded participants. This event will be highly interactive enabling Parkinson’s disease … Read More