Living and ACTIVE Life with Parkinson's Disease
Living and ACTIVE Life with Parkinson’s Disease
Join Key Note Speaker, Dragos Mihaila, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Upstate Medical University, for a day of education on the latest developments in Parkinson’s care and treatment, so you or your loved one can lead an active life once diagnosed. Refreshments served.
9:30 AM Registration
9:45-10:10 Yoga Demonstration
10:15 AM Better Than Any Pill: Using movement to maintain your health.
Presenter: Carol Sames, PhD, Director, Vitality Fitness Program, Upstate Medical University
11:00 AM Positive Changes: Adapting your activities and your home to your changing needs.
Tara Price-Palmer, OTR/L and Donna Sims, CTS, Upstate Medical University
12:00 PM Medical Advances in Treating Parkinson’s disease
Keynote Speaker: Dragos Mihaila, MD,Assistant Professor of Neurology, Upstate Medical University
12:45 PM Light lunch
1:30 PM Community Resources:
Finding avenues for enjoying your leisure time here in Central New York
2:15 PM Wrap up and displays