Target Audience

Anyone who has Parkinson's disease and caregivers of people who have Parkinson's disease.

Conference Schedule

Time Presenter
8:15 - 8:30am Welcome: Irving Asher, MD
8:30 – 9:15am Cure for Parkinson’s Disease-Unicorns and Sea lions
Néstor Gálvez-Jiménez, MD, MSc, MHA
9:15 – 10:00am Treatment updates in Parkinson’s Disease
i DBS: Pradeep Bollu, MD
ii Duopa: Raghav Govindarajan, MD
10:00 – 10:30am Break
10:30 – 11:10am Sleep apnea in Parkinson’s Disease
Munish Goyal, MD
11:10 – 12:00pm Rock Steady Boxing
Mizzou Therapy Services
12:00 – 12:10pm Support Groups: Part of our Parkinson’s Disease Treatment Plan
Patsy Ponder Dalton
12:10 – 12:25pm Panel discussion
12:25 – 12:30pm Thank you: Irving Asher, MD

2016 Presenters


Irving Asher, MD
University of Missouri Health Care, Neurosciences
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
Founding Director, Movement Disorders Program
Moderator

Néstor Gálvez-Jiménez, MD, MSc, MHA
Pauline M. Braathen Endowed Chair
Professor of Medicine, Department of Neurology
Chairman, Department of Neurology
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine at Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland Clinic Florida
Presenting: “Cure for Parkinson’s Disease- Unicorns and Sea Lions”

Pradeep Bollu, MD
University of Missouri Health Care, Neurosciences
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
Presenting: “Treatment Updates in Parkinson’s Disease: DBS”

Raghav Govindarajan, MD
University of Missouri Health Care, Neurosciences
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
Presenting: “Treatment Updates in Parkinson’s Disease: Duopa”

Munish Goyal, MD
University of Missouri Health Care, Neurosciences
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
Presenting: “Sleep Apnea in Parkinson’s Disease”

Mizzou Therapy Services presents Rock Steady Boxing

Patsy Ponder Dalton
Co-facilitator of the Columbia Parkinson’s Support Group,
Co-founder and co-facilitator of the Lake of the Ozark Parkinson’s Support Group
Presenting: “Support Groups: Part of our Parkinson’s Disease Treatment Plan”

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Contact

For more information, please contact Penny McQueen at: oconnorpd@health.missouri.edu