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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
TOPIC: "EXAMINING THE NEEDS OF THE PARKINSON'S CAREGIVER"
Retired, Board Certified Movement Disorders Neurologist, Nacogdoches, Texas
Richard Dewey, MD
TOPIC: "UNDERSTANDING THE MOTOR SYMPTOMS OF PARKINSON'S DISEASE"
Director, Clinical Center for Movement Disorders; Professor, Department of Neurology and Neurotheraptics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
Stewart Factor, DO
TOPIC: "RECOGNIZING AND TREATING THE COGNITIVE AND BEHAVIORAL SYMPTOMS OF PARKINSON'S DISEASE"
Professor of Neurology, Director of the Move- ment Disorders Program and Vance Lanier Chair of Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia
Hubert Fernandez, MD
TOPIC: "THE BENEFITS OF EXERCISE AND MOVEMENT THERAPIES IN PARKINSON'S DISEASE"
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
Michael Okun, MD
TOPIC: "CURRENT RESEARCH IN PARKINSON'S DISEASE"
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
Cheryl Brandi, DNSc, APRN, NP-C, CDP, CADDCT
BREAKOUT SESSION PRESENTER
TOPIC: "DEMYSTIFYING LEWY BODY DEMENTIA"
Clinician, Roskamp Institute Clinic, Sarasota, FL
Deborah Burke, MD
BREAKOUT SESSION PRESENTER
TOPIC: "WHAT TO EXPECT IN LATE-STAGE PARKINSON'S DISEASE"
Neurologist, Roskamp Institute Clinic, Sarasota, FL, Board Certified in Movement Disorders; Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
Deborah Boland, DO, MSPT
CME\CEU FOR HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS PRESENTER
TOPIC: "IDENTIFICATION AND OPTIMAL TREATMENT OF PARKINSON'S DISEASE"
Neurologist, Fellowship Trained in Movement Disorders; Be Mobile Neurology, Tampa, FL
Thank you to our 2019 Parkinson's Expo Sponsors and Exhibitors!
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