April 13, 2019 | Bradenton Area Convention Center
8:00am - 2:30pm | 1 Haben Blvd. Palmetto, FL
Parkinson's Expo Kickoff
Join us to learn more about the Parkinson's Expo and how you can be part of this history-making event in the Bradenton Area.
October 22, 2018 from 5:00pm-6:30pm
Manatee Technical College, 6305 SR 70, Bradenton, FL 34203
There is no cost to attend. Light refreshments will be served. RSVP to email@example.com or call (941) 926-6413.
Sponsorship & Exhibitor Opportunities for the 2019 Parkinson's Expo are now available! For more information, contact Michelle Gambler at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 941-926-6413.
Thank you to our 2019 Parkinson's Expo Sponsors and Exhibitors!
We are excited to announce the presenter line-up for the 2019 Parkinson's Expo! This event will leave the Parkinson's community feeling informed and empowered.
Maria De Leon, MD
Retired, Board Certified Movement Disorders Neurologist, Nacogdoches, Texas
Topic: "Examining the Needs of the Parkinson's Caregiver"
Richard Dewey, MD
Director, Clinical Center for Movement Disorders; Professor, Department of Neurology and Neurotheraptics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
Topic: "Understanding the Motor Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease"
Stewart Factor, DO
Professor of Neurology, Director of the Move- ment Disorders Program and Vance Lanier Chair of Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia
Topic: "Recognizing and Treating the Cognitive and Behavioral Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease"
Hubert Fernandez, MD
Head of Movement Disorders under the Center for Neurological Restoration; Professor of Neurology at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
Topic: "The Benefits of Exercise and Movement Therapies in Parkinson's Disease"
Michael Okun, MD
National Medical Director of the Parkinson's Foundation; Adelaide Lackner Professor and Chair, Department of Neurology; Professor, Co-Director of the University of Florida Fixel Center for Neurological Diseases and the Movement Disorders Program, Gainesville, FL
Topic: "Current Research in Parkinson's Disease"
BREAKOUT SESSION PRESENTER
Cheryl Brandi, DNSc, APRN, NP-C, CDP, CADDCT
Clinician, Roskamp Institute Clinic, Sarasota, FL
Topic: "Demystifying Lewy Body Dementia"
BREAKOUT SESSION PRESENTER
Deborah Burke, MD
Neurologist, Roskamp Institute Clinic, Sarasota, FL, Board Certified in Movement Disorders; Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
Topic: "What to Expect in Late-Stage Parkinson's Disease"
CME\CEU PRESENTATION FOR HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS PRESENTER:
Dean P. Sutherland, MD PhD
Neurologist, First Physicians Neurology Group, Sarasota, FL