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Columbus Parkinson's Boot Camp - Presented by OhioHealth

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8700 Lyra Drive

Columbus, OH 43240

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Join us for the First Annual Columbus Parkinson’s Boot Camp presented by OhioHealth in consultation with University Hospitals Cleveland.

OhioHealth invites the Parkinson’s disease community to attend our first ever Columbus Parkinson’s Boot Camp. We are bringing together patients and caregivers to connect with one another and to share in a day of education, exercise, support, and empowerment.

Registration and breakfast is from 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. with program immediately following.

Educational Presentations

  • The Path to Disease Modifying Therapies Against Parkinson’s Disease
    David Hinkle, MD, PhD OhioHealth

  • PD 2017: Clinical Symptoms and the Tools for Treatment
    Lawrence Elmer, MD, PhD University of Toledo

  • Beating the Disease: the Power of Positive Thinking and Hard Work
    John Bruno, PhD The Ohio State University

Exercise Sessions

Participate in three exercise sessions designed specifically for people with Parkinson’s.

  • OhioHealth Delay the DiseaseTM
    David Zid

  • Dance for Parkinson's
    Miriam King

  • YogaReach
    Char Grossman

CarePartner Seminar

Join Jackie Russell of OhioHealth Delay the Disease to learn helpful practices regarding the care for persons with Parkinson’s disease.

  • Reinforcing the importance of caring for the carepartner, handling stress and finding time for yourself

  • Offering basic information about Parkinson’s disease and how exercise may help symptoms improve

  • Interactive demonstration of symptom-specific activities with corresponding exercises, and functional tasks such as rising from a chair, getting out of the car, getting out of bed, getting off the floor, and more
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