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Thu, Jan 21


Free Live Webinar with CEUs

Stronger Together

Experts in the field of Parkinson's disease from across the country will be coming to you virtually to discuss "Living Your Best Life with PD" in a live webinar format. Free, open to the public, and free CEUs for nurses, CNAs, Social Workers, OTs, PTs, and SLPs.

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Stronger Together
Stronger Together

Time & Location

Jan 21, 2021, 12:15 PM – 5:00 PM CST

Free Live Webinar with CEUs

About the Event

The Parkinson’s Association of Greater Daytona Beach is partnering with Dementia Family Pathways in Panama City Beach & Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare to bring a virtual Parkinson’s Wellness Expo to our community.  We would like to partner with as many PD support groups as are interested so we can all support each other during these uncertain times.

We have a great line-up of speakers and topics secured.  Experts in the field of Parkinson's disease from across the country will be with us for the afternoon from Tallahassee Memorial, Healthcare, University of California San Francisco, Mayo Clinic Jacksonville, and Mt. Sinai School of Medicine in New York City.  These knowledgeable physicians will cover hot topics such as new and developing treatment approaches, holistic interdiciplinary care for patients and caregivers affected by PD, and new sleep research.  At 3:00 CST, our experts will have a panel discussion with Q&A from our virtual audience.

I am also happy to share that John Zells will be our Master of Ceremony.  He will interact with Alaine Keebaugh in a quetions and answer interview and take Q&A from our viewers.  Our NOTE: 

During the webinar, we will provide2nd annual Parkinson's Wellness Expo 1/21/21 is only a few days away.  Hope you are able to attend because we are "Stronger Together!"


During the webinar, we will provide you with a link to your Evaluation Survey so that you will be able to obtain your free CEUs

CST                                                                                    Schedule

12:15  Welcome

           Karen McGee CCC-SLP, Founder Dementia Family Pathways

          John Zells, Master of Ceremony & Board of Parkinson’s Assoc. of Florida

Session 1

12:20  A New Era for PD Care in Big Bend: Medical and Surgical Therapies

          Overview of Treatments - Dr. Tara Kimbason, MD TMH

          Carbidopa/levodopa enteral suspension - Dr. Brett Howard, MD TMH

          DBS Surgery – Dr. Matt Davis, MD Tallahassee Neurological Clinic

1:15  Q & A Living My Best Life with PD

         John Zells, PwP – Board of Parkinson’s Association of Florida

1:45   Sleep and PD: Early Data for DBS Clinical Trial

          Dr. Sanjeet Grewal, MD Mayo Clinic – Jacksonville

2:15   Break  - The Power of Exercise for PD, Total HealthWorks

Session 2

2:30   New and Developing Treatment Approaches for PD

          Dr. Joohi Jimenez-Shahed, MD Mt. Sinai School of Medicine

3:00   Panel Discussion: PD Diagnosis, Treatment & the Future

          Moderator: Alaine Keebaugh, PhD

3:30   Break - Fighting back against PD, Rock Steady Boxing

3:45   Holistic Interdisciplinary Care for Patients and Caregivers

          Dr. Maya Katz, MD University of California San Francisco

4:15 Living Your best Life during Off Episodes–  Supernus

4:30 Strategies for Motor/Non-Motor symptoms  Parkinson’s Care Program® - Senior Helpers

4:45  Physician Closing Remarks

         Dr. Tara Kimbason, MD Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare

4:55 Thank you to Sponsors, Dementia Family Pathways resources

        2ndTuesday virtual Parkinson’s Support Group Panama City*

        2/9/21  9:30 – 10:30 am CST – guest speaker: Total HealthWorks

*Support groups are important for the people living with PD but also for care partners, family, friends, and healthcare professionals as a "point of contact" for education, support, and resosurces.

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