Join us for our annual Celebrate Spring event! Come move and mingle for a cause that will feature cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, a silent auction and dancing. The event is led by Co-Chairs Rehana Ashraf, Michael Gale, and Anne Greene, and Boston Committee members Chris Blier, Tracy Burke, Ignacio Chavarria, Aaron Copeland, Marc Copeland, Courtney Dalury, Courtney D'elia, Kate Evans, Colleen Gallahue, Paris Geraniotis, Alix Gregory, Eli Hill, Henry Hornblower, Tricia Hurley, Maggie Lydecker, John Maden, Jim Matthews, Conor McGregor, Nicole McNeil, Christy Mihos, Kate Mize, Kathryn Mooney, Drew Oliveira, Alex Post, Bo Redpath, Matt Roberts, Barbara Romero, Greg Romero, Luis Santiago, Derek Taff, Liz Taff, David Tedeschi, Annie Whalen, and Mandy Zobel.
Proceeds benefit the research programs of the Parkinson’s Foundation.
If you are not able to make the event, but would still like to contribute, you can donate here.
If you would like to sponsor this event, please click here for an explanation of sponsor levels. If you would like to move forward as a sponsor, click Purchase Tickets below to sponsor this event.
Join us for fun, food, education and song!
12:30 PM -- Lunch
1:00 PM -- Live viewing of the PD Expert Briefings: Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis: Hallucinations, Delusions and Paranoia
2:00 PM -- Dr. Reversa Joseph, Movement Disorder Specialist at OSU Wexner Medical Center
3:00 PM -- Tremble Clefs: Parkinson’s Singing Group
Together, we made lives better in 2017. Through your support, we provided better care, research and treatments for the 10 million people world-wide living with Parkinson’s disease (PD).
We could not have achieved these strides for the Parkinson’s community without YOU:
Surgical Therapies for Parkinson's diesease
Parkinson's expert Dr. Michelle Burack will talk in detail about deep brain stimulation (DBS) and "the pump".
-Who is a good candidate for these treaments?
-What symptoms improve?
-What symptoms don't improve?
-What are the risks and potenial complications?
Join the Parkinson's Foundation for an engaging event highlighting cutting-edge research in Parkinson's disease (PD) and its treatment. This event will highlight our national research initiatives and exciting new research news for the community. People with PD, their spouses and care partners, and allied health professionals will enjoy this highly engaging and informative event. We will also KICKOFF our Moving Day Winston-Salem fundraiser, happening 6 weeks from this date.
Our Current Understanding of the Science of Parkinson’s Care
Jessica Tate, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurology, Wake Forest Baptist Health
Latest trends in Parkinson’s Research and our the Parkinson’s Foundation’s National Research Initiatives
James Beck, Ph.D.
Chief Scientific Officer, Parkinson's Foundation
Seating is limited, please reserve early. There is no charge to attend.
For more information, contact Blake Tedder at 919-241-8888 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Faces of Parkinson’s: A Celebration of Maya Romanoff and the Creativity of Parkinson’s
This Reception will include drinks and heavy appetizers and a silent auction will take place.
Art from Maya Romanoff and others with Parkinson’s disease will be on display.
Tickets are $100 per person
A limited number of VIP Tickets are available for $150 and include an invitation to an exclusive pre-reception event in the Maya Romanoff Showroom.
To purchase tickets please visit www.parkinson.org/FacesofPD or call 312-794-7290.