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

TimeTopicFacilitatorRoom
4:30pm - 8:30pm

Registration

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

 Sponsored by

Carrollton Parkinson's Group

Saturday, August 10, 2013

TimeTopicFacilitatorRoom
7:00am - 8:00amMorning Exercise Atrium
7:00am - 8:45amBreakfast Lower Level Ballrooms
8:45am - 9:00amWelcomeCommitteeLower Level Ballrooms
9:00am - 5:00pmExhibits Open Atrium
9:00am - 9:50am Opening Session TBD  Lower Level Ballroom
10:00am - 10:50amTBD

Dr. Stewart Factor, DO
Emory Movement Disorders Program

Lower Level Ballroom
11:00am - 11:50am
Breakout
Advocacy & Public PolicyParkinsons Action Network 
 Lewy Body DementiaLewy Body Demetia Association 
  Caregiving I Kathrin Autin 
    
12Noon - 1:30pmKeynote LuncheonJohn Bauman, Parkinson Proud since 2002Lower Level Ballroom

1:30pm - 2:20pm
Breakout

   
 Ask Dr. CooperDr. 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 FinderRepresentative from the Fox Foundation TBDLower Level Ballroom

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

Caregiving
Wine & Cheese
Pam MacAllister 

 

Ask the Social WorkerLynn Ross, LCSW 

 

Ask the PharmacistLynn Harelson 
6:30pm - 7:30pmReception Atrium
7:30pm - 10:00pmDinner & Dance Lower Level Ballroom
9:00pm - 8:00am Night Owls Hospitality Suite  
    

Sunday, August 11, 2013

TimeTopicFacilitatorRoom
7:00am - 8:00amGood Morning Tai Chi Atrium
7:00am - 8:45amBreakfast Lower Level Ballrooms
9:00am - 1:00pmExhibits Open Atrium
9:00am - 9:50amSleep DisordersDr. Amy AmaraLower Level Ballrooms

10:00am - 10:50am

 Treatment of Advanced PD Dr. Gonzalo RevueltaLower 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