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Options & Opportunities Symposium for Parkinson's Disease

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31st Annual Parkinson's Disease Symposium

A Healthier You!
Diet, Exercise, and Brain Wellness

Sunday, October 12, 2014
9 a.m.–3 p.m.
Red Lion Jantzen Beach Hotel, Portland

 

Parkinson’s Disease Symposium Highlights Wellness

The OHSU Parkinson Center heard you! Last year’s evaluations wanted this year’s symposium to focus on diet, exercise, and keeping our minds healthy in the face of PD. So our 31st annual symposium will highlight the latest information in these areas.

 

Registration

Deadline October 1, 2014
Program, lunch, and materials: $35 per person

REGISTER NOW

 

Keynote

These Parkinson experts will seek to empower you in shaping your health for optimal function.

Dr. Christine Tangney, Professor and Clinical Nutritionist at Rush University
Update on the latest in nutritional health for Parkinson's disease wellness

Dr. Joseph Quinn, our new medical director
Dr. Quinn is an expert on the impact of Parkinson’s disease and other neurologic disorders on memory.

Dr. Fay Horak, PD exercise expert

 

Presentations

  • Nutrition and Diet: Eating Healthy for Parkinson’s Disease
  • Brain Health for Parkinson’s Disease
  • The Science and Reward of Exercise
  • Research Update
  • Special Caregiver Breakout: Caregiver Connections

Vendor and Education Fair

We’ll also have many community vendors offering resources and ideas for how to live better with Parkinson’s disease, as well as displays on:

  • PD education
  • PD research
  • PD therapy

 

View the brochure

Register


REGISTER HERE

Contact

For more information or help registering:

503-494-7975
or pco@ohsu.edu

*We are experiencing a high volume of calls and may not be able to get back to you immediately. Please expect a response within 1-2 business days.

Location

Red Lion Jantzen Beach
909 N. Hayden Island Drive
Portland, Oregon
800 733-5466

Directions:
From I-5 North or South: Take Exit #308 (exit). The hotel is located on the east side of the freeway.

Lodging:
Hotel rooms are avaialble at preferred meeting rate: $99–109 per night + tax. Call 503 283-4466