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Events

  • Moving Day® Baltimore

    Moving Day is more than just a walk. It raises awareness and funds to improve the lives of people living with Parkinson’s disease and advance toward a cure.  This inspiring event brings together people of all ages and abilities for family-friendly fun and activities.  Moving Day highlights movement and exercise as symbols of hope and progress because of their essential role in treating Parkinson’s disease. Take part in a variety of movement activities such as yoga, Tai Chi, boxing, dance, and much more.  Whether you are part of a team or join as an individual, you’ll get a chance to move with hundreds of supporters who share a common goal – to help beat Parkinson’s.  Register today!

    Contact Name: 
    Tami Brown
    Contact Email: 
    tbrown@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    301-329-2673
    Event Date Min: 
    Saturday, June 9, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Weinberg YMCA in Waverly
    900 E 33rd St
    Baltimore, MD 21218
    United States
  • New Frontiers in Parkinson's Disease: Research and Care

    Join ​us for a free educational event featuring updates on Parkinson's research and care.

    Saturday, June 9, 2018
    8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

    This event will highlight our research initiatives and the latest news about Parkinson's disease. Our expert speakers will discuss developments towards encouraging and helping the Parkinson's community.

    This highly engaging and informative event will also feature topics such as The Parkinson's Foundation Women and PD Initiative, Caregiving support and much more

    Contact Name: 
    Danielle Agpalo
    Contact Email: 
    dagpalo@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    646-388-7675
    Event Date Min: 
    Saturday, June 9, 2018
    Event Location: 
    John Knox Village
    651 SW 6th Street
    Pompano Beach, FL 33060
    United States
    Event Chapter: 
    South Florida
    South Palm Beach County
  • Rock N Roll: Seattle

    Whether you’re just starting out or you’re an avid runner, there’s a distance for everyone. The series includes more than 20 races (5ks, 10ks, half and full marathons) across the US featuring commemorative medals and live music. See a race near you? Register today! For the latest information, visit www.runrocknroll.com.

    Contact Name: 
    Parkinson's Foundation
    Contact Email: 
    champions@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    1-800-4PD-INFO (473-4636)
    Event Date Min: 
    Sunday, June 10, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Seattle, WA
    United States
  • Mindfulness

    Please come join us to hear expert speaker, Pamela Palmentera LCSW, Coordinator of the Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorder Center at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, speak on Parkinson's Disease and Mindfulness. Event is from 2pm-3pm, and there is no fee to attend.

    Contact Name: 
    Emily Zivin
    Contact Email: 
    emily.zivin@northwestern.edu
    Contact Phone: 
    773-516-5864
    Event Date Min: 
    Monday, June 11, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Bernard Horwich JCC
    3003 West Touhy Ave
    Chicago, IL 60645
    United States
    Event Chapter: 
    Chicago
  • Edmond J. Safra Visiting Nurse Faculty Program

    Are you a nurse educator? Apply to The Edmond J. Safra Visiting Nurse Faculty Program at the Parkinson’s Foundation to help us prepare the next generation of nurses to care for the growing population of people with Parkinson’s disease (PD).

    The 40-hour accredited train the trainer Nurse Faculty Program improves PD nursing care by training faculty leaders across the U.S. to educate nursing students.

    Nurses are critical to Parkinson's care. Considering the growing number of people living with Parkinson's and the shortage of neurologists specializing in the disease, it is pressing that we prepare nurses to treat Parkinson's. 

    To date the program has trained nearly 220 nurses who in turn train 20,000 nursing students each year to meet this need.

    Event Date Min: 
    Monday, June 11, 2018 to Tuesday, June 12, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Boston University
    Boston, MA 02215
    United States
  • Physical Therapy Faculty Program

    Are you a physical therapy educator? Help prepare the next generation of physical therapists to better care for the growing population of people living with Parkinson’s disease (PD) through the Parkinson's Foundation’s Physical Therapy Faculty Program.

    Physical therapists are critical members of PD care teams. There is great need for Parkinson’s-experienced physical therapists on the front lines of care.

    Designed to improve physical therapy care in Parkinson’s, our train the trainer program teaches faculty leaders who can, in turn, educate physical therapy students.

    Event Date Min: 
    Monday, June 11, 2018 to Thursday, June 14, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Center for Neurorehabilitation at Boston University
    Boston, MD 02215
    United States
  • Edmond J. Safra Visiting Nurse Faculty Program

    Are you a nurse educator? Apply to The Edmond J. Safra Visiting Nurse Faculty Program at the Parkinson’s Foundation to help us prepare the next generation of nurses to care for the growing population of people with Parkinson’s disease (PD).

    The 40-hour accredited train the trainer Nurse Faculty Program improves PD nursing care by training faculty leaders across the U.S. to educate nursing students.

    Nurses are critical to Parkinson's care. Considering the growing number of people living with Parkinson's and the shortage of neurologists specializing in the disease, it is pressing that we prepare nurses to treat Parkinson's. 

    To date the program has trained nearly 220 nurses who in turn train 20,000 nursing students each year to meet this need.

    Event Date Min: 
    Tuesday, June 12, 2018 to Wednesday, June 13, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Struthers Parkinson’s Center
    Minneapolis, MN 55427
    United States
  • Moving Day® San Diego

    Moving Day®, is more than just a walk. It highlights “movement” and exercise as a symbols of hope and progress because of their essential role in treating Parkinson’s disease.  Set in the heart of San Francisco across from the Ferry Building and a walk along the Embarcadero, Moving Day® SF features our unique Movement Pavilion with stations such as yoga, Pilates, Tai Chi, dance and much more.  Whether you take part on a team or join as an individual, you’ll get a chance to move with thousands of supporters who share a common goal - to help beat Parkinson’s.

    Contact Name: 
    Colleen Fischer
    Contact Email: 
    cfischer@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    415-367-4045
    Event Image: 
    Event Date Min: 
    Saturday, June 16, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Preble Field in Liberty Station's NTC Park
    2455 Cushing Road
    San Diego, CA 92106
    United States
  • Moving Day Cleveland

    Moving Day is more than just a walk. It raises awareness and funds to improve the lives of people living with Parkinson’s disease and advance toward a cure.  This inspiring event brings together people of all ages and abilities for family-friendly fun and activities.  Moving Day highlights movement and exercise as symbols of hope and progress because of their essential role in treating Parkinson’s disease. Take part in a variety of movement activities such as yoga, Tai Chi, boxing, dance, and much more.  Whether you are part of a team or join as an individual, you’ll get a chance to move with hundreds of supporters who share a common goal – to help beat Parkinson’s.  Register today!

    Contact Name: 
    Laura Gasbarro
    Contact Email: 
    lgasbarro@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    330-807-1517
    Event Date Min: 
    Saturday, June 23, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Wade Oval in University Circle
    10820 East Blvd
    Cleveland, OH 44106
    United States
    Event Chapter: 
    Ohio

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