Southeastern Parkinson Disease Conference

Presented by National Parkinson Foundation Georgia

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Conference Agenda

Tentative Agenda

Check back frequently as topics and speakers will be added as they are confirmed

Friday, August 9, 2013

Time Topic Facilitator Room
4:30pm - 8:30pm


Exhibits Open

  Lower Level Foyer/Atrium
5:30pm - 6:30pm

 National Research Initiatives

Dr. Walter Koroshetz, MD

Deputy Director,
National Institues
of Neurological Disorders & Stroke

 Lower Level Ballroom
6:30pm - 8:30pm Opening Night Reception   Lower Level Ballrooms
 9:00pm - 8:00am  Night Owls Hospitality Suite  

 Sponsored by

Carrollton Parkinson's Group

Saturday, August 10, 2013

Time Topic Facilitator Room
7:00am - 8:00am Morning Exercise   Atrium
7:00am - 8:45am Breakfast   Lower Level Ballrooms
8:45am - 9:00am Welcome Committee Lower Level Ballrooms
9:00am - 5:00pm Exhibits Open   Atrium
9:00am - 9:50am  Opening Session TBD    Lower Level Ballroom
10:00am - 10:50am TBD

Dr. Stewart Factor, DO
Emory Movement Disorders Program

Lower Level Ballroom
11:00am - 11:50am
Advocacy & Public Policy Parkinsons Action Network  
  Lewy Body Dementia Lewy Body Demetia Association  
   Caregiving I  Kathrin Autin  
12Noon - 1:30pm Keynote Luncheon John Bauman, Parkinson Proud since 2002 Lower Level Ballroom

1:30pm - 2:20pm

  Ask Dr. Cooper Dr. Scott Cooper MD  
  Driving & Parkinson's  Kevin Outzs, OT  
   Relationship Issues

 Jessica Katz, MSW , LCSW-A

Lindsay Prizer

2:30pm -3:30pm  PPMI Study & the Fox Trial Finder Representative from the Fox Foundation TBD Lower Level Ballroom

4:00pm - 5:00pm
After Hours Sessions

Wine & Cheese
Pam MacAllister  


Ask the Social Worker Lynn Ross, LCSW  


Ask the Pharmacist Lynn Harelson  
6:30pm - 7:30pm Reception   Atrium
7:30pm - 10:00pm Dinner & Dance   Lower Level Ballroom
9:00pm - 8:00am  Night Owls Hospitality Suite    

Sunday, August 11, 2013

Time Topic Facilitator Room
7:00am - 8:00am Good Morning Tai Chi   Atrium
7:00am - 8:45am Breakfast   Lower Level Ballrooms
9:00am - 1:00pm Exhibits Open   Atrium
9:00am - 9:50am Sleep Disorders Dr. Amy Amara Lower Level Ballrooms

10:00am - 10:50am

 Treatment of Advanced PD  Dr. Gonzalo Revuelta Lower Level Ballrooms

11:00am - 11:50am
Breakout Sessions

   Clinical Trial Participaton/PAIRS  Israel Robelo  
   Caregiving II - Journaling    
   Parkinson's Cruise 2014  Gretchen & Michael Church  
Noon - 1:00pm  Networking  Luncheon    Lower Level Ballroom
1:00pm - 1:30pm  Wrap up 2013 & Preview 2014   James Trussell  Lower Level Ballroom