Spring 2013 Regional Parkinson’s Conference
Saturday, May 25, 2013
Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario
4500 Blakie Road, Unit 117
The Spring Regional Parkinson's Conference will take place on Saturday, May 25, 2013 at the Best Western Plus Governor's Inn in Kincardine (791 Durham Street). This conference is designed to provide information and support to people living and working with Parkinson's. Click here for more information. Click here to register
Join the 2013 Parkinson SuperWalk - Saturday, September 7 or Sunday, September 8 (September 22 for the Sarnia-Lambton SuperWalk)
Join thousands of Walkers in Southwestern Ontario and help raise $500,000 for Parkinson's support services, education, advocacy and research. With your help, we can make a better life and a brighter future for people living with Parkinson's today and a world without Parkinson's tomorrow. Click here to see the walk locations in Southwestern Ontario. Click here to register as a walker.
Ontario Trillium Foundation Support for Communications Position
Thanks to a $163,200 grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation, The Parkinson Societies of Ontario will work collaboratively to improve communications about Parkinson’s disease and access to our programs and services.
The Canadian Guidelines on Parkinson’s Disease are now ready. These guidelines were designed for a broad range of health professionals to ensure they have a detailed understanding of Parkinson’s, and will enable all practitioners to work effectively to improve the course of their treatment for patients and clients. For more information click here.
The 3rd World Parkinson Congress - October 1-4, 2013 Palais des congrès in Montreal
The World Parkinson Congress will provide an international forum for the latest scientific discoveries, medical practices and initiatives for people living with Parkinson's. The Congress will showcase the most current and important developments in the world of Parkinson's in three main areas: medical and scientific research; education and training; and quality of life and care. The unique aspect of the World Parkinson Congress is that it is designed to bring the entire Parkinson's community together to give a global perspective on all aspects of the condition. For more information go to www.worldpdcongress.org or email email@example.com.