Challenges & Champions: Parkinson's Treatment that Works
Saturday, March 15, 2014
9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Shepherd Of the Valley Church
600 Beebe Rd
Central Point, OR 97052
Free Program. Registration Required. Light Refreshments Provided.
We invite you to join us for a special educational event for people who are living with parkinson's disease and their loved ones. This three hour program was designed to give expert insight and guidance on various aspects of managing Parkinson's disease, with a focus on practical things you can do now.
Sign up today and equip yourself with the most current, evidence-based information to help you manage your symptoms and improve your quality of life.
Agenda and Topics:
9:00 am Registration Opens
9:30 am Welcome- Anna Sanger Reed, Program Services Manager, Parkinson's Resources of Oregon
9:40 am Understanding Treatment Options,
Lisa Mann, RN, BSN, MA, Parkinson Center Team Care Coordinator, OHSU
10:20 am Questions & Answers with Lisa Mann
- short break -
10:45 am Getting the Most Out of Physical Therapy,
Jenny L Wilhelm, PT, DPT, NCS, Neuro Rehabilitation PD Expert with OHSU
11:15 am Exercise that Counts,
Nancy Nelson, Fitness Specialist and Certified Personal Trainer, PDEX, LLC
11:45 am Clinic to Community: How PT and Exercise Training Work Together
Jenny Wilhelm and Nancy Nelson
12:15 pm Questions & Answers, & Closing Remarks
This program is offered in partnership with Parkinson's Resources of Oregon and the Parkinson Center of Oregon at OHSU.
Do you know a fitness professional or physical therapist who would like to be more informed about how to effectively address Parkinson's disease? Please tell them about our program in Roseburg, Oregon on Friday, March 14th! Details and registration at www.ohsu.edu/pco
Parkinson's Resources of Oregon has been providing hope and help to people impacted by Parkinson's disease for 35 years.
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