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Whatís in the Parkinsonís Pipeline? Find Out Next Tuesday

Are there new therapies on the horizon for PD? Find out from PDF and Dr. Sethi during our special PD ExpertBriefing on Tuesday, April 16, in recognition of Parkinson's Awareness Month.

PD ExpertBriefing: Medical Therapies: What's in the Parkinson's Pipeline?

What: Only a few of the compounds studied in the lab will make it to the shelves of your pharmacy. But in this "pipeline," there are promising new therapies being tested for Parkinson's. Learn more about what's being investigated.

When: Tuesday, April 16 at 1:00 PM ET – 2:00 PM ET

Where: Online or by Phone

Who: Parkinson's Disease Foundation, joined by Kapil D. Sethi, M.D., F.R.C.P., Professor of Neurology and Director of the Movement Disorders Program at Georgia Regents University in Augusta, GA.

Awareness Month Tip: Organize a viewing party with your PD support group or fellow health care professionals. Ask a guest speaker, such as a local PD specialist, to lead a Q&A session after the online seminar.

How to Sign Up: View this PD ExpertBriefing by computer or listen in by phone.  To join by computer, sign up now and you will receive tips for preparing your computer for the LIVE seminar. If you choose this option, you can listen in through your computer’s speakers or by phone (using a toll-free number provided at registration). You will also be able to submit questions to our faculty during the second half of the seminar. To join by phone only, sign up now and you will receive a unique toll-free number and pass code to use the day of the event. If you choose this option, you will receive the slide presentation by mail.

CEUs: Are you a health care professional seeking continuing education units? CEUs are managed through PDF's sponsorship of the American Society on Aging. You will receive a link to apply for CEUs the day after the LIVE PD ExpertBriefing. You have up until 30 days to view the seminar (a recording will be posted on week after the live event) and apply online for CEUs.
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“Medical Therapies: What’s in the Parkinson’s Pipeline?” is the fifth in series of six PD ExpertBriefings which close in June 2013. Be sure to save the dates for the next two upcoming PD ExpertBriefings and to view any of our 30 recorded PD ExpertBriefings at your convenience – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
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