Join us LIVE on Facebook! A 50-min exercise session followed by a Q&A with Lance Letain, Parkinson Canada Events Coordinator. Starts Monday, April 13 Mondays 1:30 – 2:30 PM Tuesdays 1:30 – 2:30 PM Fridays 1:30 – 2:30 PM Lance has a degree in Kinesiology and was a Master Trainer for Active Aging in … Read More
This presentation focuses on what music therapy is, and how it can help improve speech production, motor movements such as upper arm/hand movement and gait, as well as what role it plays in improving mood, and decreasing stress. It will also highlight some of the newest research in the field as well as a fun interactive musical activity. Register Below … Read More
December 11, 2018 Webinar with expert Sidney B. Radomski, MD FRCSC Registration opens a month prior to each webinar.
August 14, 2018 12 PM EST Webinar with experts Jessica Neilsen & Joe DeSouza, PhD Registration opens a month prior to each webinar.
This presentation will cover the established surgical treatments for Parkinson’s disease, particularly deep brain stimulation and intestinal infusion of L-dopa/carbidopa. The inclusion criteria as well as techniques and outcomes will be discussed. Newer treatment options will also be addressed. Dr. Alfonso Fasano graduated from the Catholic University of Rome, Italy, in 2002 and became a neurologist in 2007. In 2013 he … Read More
Elaine Book, MSW Pacific Parkinson’s Research Centre Parkinson’s Foundation, Center of Excellence November 14, 2017 This webinar will cover strategies that will be useful for the person living with Parkinson’s, for the care partner and for health care professionals when working with people with Parkinson’s and care partners. You will gain an understanding of common feelings of loss/grief, depression, shame … Read More