WEBINAR: Parkinson's Disease 101
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (PDT)
Parkinson's Disease 101
with Anna Sanger Reed with Parkinson's Resources of Oregon and Melissa Tribelhorn, MPA with the Northwest Parkinson's Foundation
A Free, Interactive Webinar Presentation
Date: Tuesday, October 14, 2014
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Have you been diagnosed with Parkinson’s within the last three years? Did a friend recently tell you that she has Parkinson’s? If you answered yes to either of these questions, PD 101 might be right for you! Join Anna Sanger Reed of Parkinson’s Resources of Oregon and Melissa Tribelhorn of NWPF as they cover Parkinson’s basics - what Parkinson’s is and common treatment options and strategies to manage symptoms. The interactive, hour-long webinar will include ample time for you to ask questions and expand your understanding of Parkinson’s. This presentation will provide a solid foundation of knowledge so that you can get the most out of future educational opportunities like the HOPE Conference in Seattle, Patient Empowerment Lectures and Conferences throughout Oregon and Washington.
Instructions: The following link will allow you to register for this free program. You will receive an automatic reminder as the event nears. The reminder email will provide you with the link that you will need to click on in order to join the webinar.
If this is your first webinar with us, please plan to join the webinar at least 15 minutes before the webinar start time. This will allow time for your computer to download the software add-on in your browser.
Anna Sanger Reed, Program Services Manager, joined Parkinson’s Resources of Oregon in February of 2008 after graduating with a BA in Psychology from the University of Washington. Her responsibilities include overseeing the direction and creation of PRO’s educational and outreach programs throughout the region, including the wellness classes, conferences, and training for long term care professionals. Anna is based out of Lake Oswego, Oregon.
Melissa Tribelhorn, Program Director with Northwest Parkinson’s Foundation, has spent her career advocating for educational and healthcare programs that benefit patients and families, no matter their diagnosis, socioeconomic level or background. At NWPF, she manages the operations of all mission- based programs, including educational events, advocacy and client services. Melissa has a Master of Public Administration from Seattle University and has lived all over the Northwest, including Montana, Alaska, Idaho, Eastern Washington and Seattle.
Lunchtime Laboratory is a monthly webinar that connects the PD Community to experts. Each month will feature a different topic, presented by leading thinkers in the PD Community. There will be time at the end of each presentation for audience questions and participation.
Brought to you by:
Northwest Parkinson's Foundation &
Parkinson's Resources of Oregon
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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