New Brunswick Parkinson’s Education and Awareness Conference

Stronger Together

Parkinson Education Event

Saturday, November 9, 2019
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Rendez-Vous Room
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

Register

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.

Click here to book your room online.

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

Cary Norquay

10:50am Parkinson Canada Ambassador Program

Keith Murray

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

3:50pm Closing Comments

Ryan Underhill, Managing Director Parkinson Canada, Atlantic

 

4:00pm Optional Post Conference – “Coffee Connect” 

Questions and Answer chat with Parkinson Canada Team

Event Details
Date : November 09, 2019
Time : 9:00 am - 4:00pm
Registration Details : Conference online registration now open. Cost is $55/Person
Registration Link : Register Here
Contact Name : Ryan Underhill
Contact Telephone : 1-800-565-3000 ext 3452
Contact Email : ryan.underhill@parkinson.ca
Location :

Four Points by Sheraton Moncton | Rendez-Vous Room
40 Lady Ada Blvd
Moncton, NB