A Closer Look at Anxiety and Depression in Parkinson's Disease

Tuesday, March 6, 2012
01:00 PM to 02:00 PM
EST

Did you know anxiety and depression can be under-recognized, yet common symptoms of Parkinson's? What should you know? Join us – PDF and faculty members Laura Marsh, M.D., of Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX – online or by phone for a one-hour seminar.  Online participants can submit questions directly to the faculty during the second half of the seminar.

View this PD ExpertBriefing Now

Download Slides (may take several minutes)

Learning Objectives: 
  • Learn about methods a doctor may use to evaluate depression and anxiety in Parkinson's
  • Recognize and distinguish depressive and anxiety symptoms over the course of Parkinson's
  • Discuss treatments for depression and anxiety in Parkinson's
Faculty: 
Laura Marsh , M.D. , Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX

Questions? CEUs?

If you have questions about how to join this PD ExpertBriefing, by phone or online, please see our PD ExpertBriefing FAQ.

Are you a health care professional seeking continuing education units? CEUs are provided via PDF’s sponsorship of the American Society on Aging. When registering for this PD ExpertBriefing, please be sure to indicate interest in CEUs. Health professionals have 30 days in which to view the live or recorded seminar and apply for CEUs. It may take an additional 30 days to process CEUs.

Other Seminars

Browse our library of past seminars and watch them at any time to learn more about nutrition, the PD pipeline and other topics.

This series has been made possible by educational grants from AbbVie, Inc., ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Lundbeck LLC.

It is designed in collaboration with Dallas Area Parkinsonism Society (DAPS); Houston Area Parkinson Society (HAPS); Michigan Parkinson Foundation (MPF); the Neuro Challenge Foundation (NCF); Parkinson Association of the Carolinas (PAC); Parkinson Association of the Rockies (PAR); Parkinson's Association (PA) and Parkinson Support Center of Kentuckiana (PSCKY).