Parkinson’s Symposium Agenda 2019

UAMS Presents

5th Annual Parkinson’s Symposium

April 7, 2019

1:00 – 5:00 pm

12th Floor of JTS Spine

 

1:00 pm – 1:10 pm Welcome

Erika Petersen, M.D., FAANS

1:10 pm – 1:40 pm Research Outcomes – Gait

Tuhin Virmani, M.D., Ph.D.

1:40 pm – 2:10 pm Fall Prevention and Home Safety – Rehab Services (PT, SLP)

Mary Margaret Latham, PT, LSVT ‘BIG’certified, CSRS

Hylan Pickett, MS, CCC-SLP

2:10 pm – 2:30 pm Patient Experience
2:30 pm – 2:35 pm Gratitude

Erika Petersen, M.D., FAANS

2:35 pm – 3:00 pm Break and mingling with the experts
3:00 pm – 3:40 pm Chair Yoga for Strength, Flexibility and Peace of Mind

Amy Widner, RYT-200

3:40 pm – 4:00 pm Managing Nutrition in Parkinson’s Disease

Jessica Turker MS, RD, LD, CNSC

4:00 pm – 4:20 pm Advance Directives – Leah Eisenberg, J.D., M.A.
4:20pm – 4:50 pm FAQ Panel

Erika Petersen, M.D., FAANS

4:50 pm – 5:00 pm Conclusion: Next Five Years