UCSF Parkinson's Disease Clinic & Research Center 9th Annual Conference
Saturday, May 20, 2017 from 11:00 AM to 4:30 PM (PDT)
University of California, San Francisco
Parkinson’s Disease Clinic and Research Center
A National Parkinson Foundation Center of Excellence
Invites you to attend
our 9th annual
Conference on Parkinson’s Disease
May 20th, 2017
12 noon – 4:15 pm
UCSF Mission Bay Campus
William J. Rutter Center – Robertson Auditorium
1675 Owens Street, 2nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158
11:00 – 12:00
12:00 – 12:10
Welcome & Introductions
Michael Aminoff, MD, DSc, FRCP
Distinguished Professor of Neurology & Director of UCSF Parkinson’s Disease Clinic and Research Center
12:10 – 12:45
Robert Edwards, MD
Professor, Department of Neurology
"Investigating the Causes of Parkinson's Disease"
12:45 – 1:20
Chad Christine, MD
Professor, Department of Neurology
"The Need and Usefulness of Lab and Diagnostic Tests in the Treatment of Parkinson's Disease"
1:20 – 1:55
Maya Katz, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
"Care of Patients with Advanced Parkinson's Disease"
1:55 – 2:30
Break & Light Refreshments
2:30 – 3:05
Speech Pathologist, Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery
"Speech and Swallowing Strategies for Patients with Parkinson's Disease."
3:05 – 3:40
Catherine D. Printz, PT, DPT, NCS
Assistant Clinical Professor
"Exercise Strategies to Combat the Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease"
3:40 – 4:15
***SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Onsite parking is available for $28/day in the UCSF parking lot. We strongly encourage carpooling or using public transportation via BART, Caltrain, or MUNI.
BART: Take BART from your location to Embarcadero Station. Exit BART and enter MUNI side of Station. Take T-THIRD MUNI Line south on 3rd Street. Exit at UCSF Mission Bay Station. Walk west through campus to the Conference Center on Owens St.
MUNI: Take MUNI from your location to Embarcadero MUNI Station. Transfer to T-THIRD MUNI Line south. Exit at UCSF Mission Bay Station on 3rd Street and walk west through campus to the Conference Center on Owens Street.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
If you have any questions or concerns please contact our office at (415) 502-1672 or (415) 476-9276. For email: Aaron.Daley@ucsf.edu
Can I mail a check for my registration fee?
No. Registration for the conference is online only. Additionally, due to capacity contraints, we will not be able to accomodate walk-ins.
How early do I need to arrive?
We highly recommend arriving early to find parking and to get through registration on time. Seating is limited to tables and stadium seats, so if you require additional space for a walker or wheelchair please arrive at 11:15.
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Yes. If you purchased a ticket and are unable to attend the conference, you may transfer that ticket to another interested party. This must be done 72 hours in advance. You can either use the Eventbrite system or contact our office to do so.
Can I update my registration information?
Yes. If you have changes you need to make to your registration info, please do so using either the Eventbrite system or by contacting our office at (415) 476-9276.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
We would greatly appreciate ticketholders printing their tickets before the event, however we understand that many people do not have access to a working printer. If this is the case, please ARRIVE EARLY the morning of the conference with a Photo ID to verify your information.
Will videos of the conference be made available online?
Yes. We will have volunteers onhand recording the speakers, which will be available on our website after the event.
Unrestricted educational grant provided by
IMPAX Pharmaceuticals, INC.