8th Annual Southeastern Parkinson Disease Conference
August 9 - 11, 2013
Sheraton Gateway Hotel, Atlanta, Georgia
New for 2013!
Email your hotel reservation at our host hotel (Sheraton Gateway) to firstname.lastname@example.org and recieve a discount code for $20 off your conference registration. You must reserve your hotel accomodations BEFORE registering for the conference to recieve discount code.
Atlanta after Dark
Atlanta will once again become the international focus on Parkinson Disease as the Georgia Parkinson's Association presents its 8th Annual Southeastern Parkinson Disease Conference (SPDC). The SPDC was held in Rome, Georgia for the first four years and moved to Atlanta in 2010. The SPDC has drawn attendees from all across the United States. What began as a local education symposium in 2006, is now an internationally recognized conference drawing attendees from all across the United States, Canada and Europe.
This year, the National Parkinson Foundation/Georgia will hold the conference at the Sheraton Gateway Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia. The Conference will begin on Friday, August 9th with a “Meet & Greet” reception from 6:30pm – 9:00pm. In addition to the reception, there will be pre-conference classes available for new attendees and those who are newly diagnosed. This year's focus on on movement and complimentary therapies.
The main conference will begin at 8:00am on Saturday, August 10th and will include sessions by Medical Professionals and “Patient Experts”. Conference sessions include sessions on family issues, treatment options, non-motor aspects, clinical trials participation and advocacy. There will also be a special tract for care partners. Many of the sessions will be presented from both the Professional and Patient views.
Full Conference Registration is only $79.00 per person before July 31st or $99.00 per person after and includes the following meals as well as all conference activities: Friday “Meet & Greet” Reception; Saturday Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner; and Sunday Breakfast and Lunch.
Mail-In Registration Form: Call 706-413-3264 and we will send you one!
FULL CONFERENCE (before August 1st) includes all conference
activities - $79.00
FULL CONFERENCE (August 1st or after) includes all conference activities - $99
Hotel Reservations can be made online or by calling 770-997-1100 and asking for the “Parkinson’s Conference” rate. A special room rate of $85.00 per night has been arranged with the Sheraton Gateway Hotel. All conference activities will take place at the Sheraton Gateway Hotel, 1900 Sullivan Road, Atlanta, GA RESERVATIONS MUST BE MADE BY JULY 9TH TO GUARANTEE HOTEL ROOM RATE.
Reserve Rooms online: https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/8thannualparkinson
When & Where
National Parkinson Foundation Georgia
The National Parkinson Foundation Georgia (formerly the Georgia Parkinson's Association) is the Georgia Chapter for the National Parkinson Foundation. Established in Rome, GA in 2004, NPF Georgia now serves those living with Parkinson's throughout the state of Georgia.
The mission of NPF Georgia is to improve the lives of those living with Parkinson's including their families through education, support and advocacy."
708 Glenn Milner Blvd
Rome, GA 30161