Parkinson Education Event
Saturday, November 9, 2019
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Four Points by Sheraton Moncton | 40 Lady Ada Blvd
Moncton, NB | Google Map
On Saturday, November 9th Parkinson Canada, Atlantic invites you to the 1st New Brunswick Education & Awareness Conference “Stronger Together”.
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 Subject Matter Experts to present and Participants to ask questions.
The Stronger Together Parkinson Education Conference will be held at the Four Points by Sheraton, Moncton.
Registration for this year’s event is $55 per person
For individuals traveling to the conference from outside the Greater Moncton Area
The Four Points by Sheraton Moncton is pleased to offer a special hotel rate,
starting at $125 (+HST & fees)/night. This rate is available until October 20, 2019.
You may also call the Four Points directly at (506) 852-9600.
Stronger Together at a glance
|9:00 am||Rendez-Vous Room – Registration Desk Opens|
|10:00am||Conference Opening Address|
|10:10am||Welcoming Remarks from the Province of New Brunswick
Hon. Sherry Wilson, Minister of Service NB
|10:20am||“Map of NB” review of PD in communities throughout NB
|10:50am||Parkinson Canada Ambassador Program
|11:00am||“Importance of Exercise with Parkinson’s disease”
Pam Wallace, PT & Caitlin Doyle, UNB Axon
|11:50am||Activity Break – TBD|
|12:00pm||“Cognitive Impairment in PD”
Dr. Kathleen Clarkson, Geriatrician
|1:00 pm||Food Court – Sandwich platters, baked goods and beverages|
|1:45 pm||“ACT on Time®” program – Alerts, Care and Treatment of PD
Neli Gontier, PC Education and Training Specialist
|2:15 pm||Activity Break – Rock Steady Boxing Moncton|
|2:30 pm||“Managing the Motor Symptoms of PD”
Dr. Renju Kuriakose, Movement Disorder Neurologist
|3:00 pm||Panel Discussion “How to make the most of your Neurology Visit”
Dr. Kuriakose, Neli Gontier & Rose Butler Movement Disorder Nurse
|3:30pm||“Parkinson’s Disease from a National Perspective”
Beverly Crandell, VP Parkinson Canada
Ryan Underhill, Managing Director Parkinson Canada, Atlantic
|4:00pm||Optional Post Conference – “Coffee Connect”
Questions and Answer chat with Parkinson Canada Team
Four Points by Sheraton Moncton | Rendez-Vous Room
40 Lady Ada Blvd