Category Archive: Spartanburg Marriott

PD & Healthcare Policy

Thursday, November 13, 2014
10:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Education of Healthcare Providers, Business and Industry Leaders

The Spartanburg Marriott

See agenda here.

Making Connection

Friday, November 14, 2014

On Campus Activities for the PwP

The Spartanburg Marriott

Be encouraged and inspired by others in the Parkinson’s Community. You are not alone!

Jennie Byrne, neuropsychiatrist from Chapel Hill, will address issues of anxiety, depression and communication.

Rich Clifford will share his inspirational story as an Astronaut with PD.

Visit the Relaxation Room. Learn the benefits of Reiki and Massage.

For complete DAY 2 – Friday schedule click here.

Q & A with Dr Okun

Friday, November 14, 1:30 p.m.

The Spartanburg Marriott

Dr. Michael Okun, MD, Director for the Center of Movement Disorders and Neurorestoration, University of Florida, will present The Secret To Success is the Importance of a Healthcare Team. followed by a book signing.

The first 100 families to attend will receive a FREE copy of Dr. Okun’s booK, Parkinson’s Treatment: 10 Secrets to a Happier Life.

This event is sponsored by the National Parkinson’s Foundation.

  • Attendance is FREE!

    Thanks to our generous sponsors, most activities are free.

    Click here to review registrations needed to reserve lunch and/or seat.

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