Adjust Text Size:change font sizechange font sizechange font sizechange font sizechange font sizechange font size

Light of Day Foundation Challenge

Light of Day Challenge

Goal: $100,000

Raised: $45,442

 

Donate Now

 

Educational Materials

  publications

Do you want to know more about Parkinson's? PDF's materials provide information about symptoms, medications, resources & more.

Order Free Materials Today

Parkinson's HelpLine

 


You're Invited: Join an Online Seminar on Driving and Parkinsonís

How can Parkinson’s symptoms affect the ability to drive? Find the answers by joining us – PDF and faculty members Margaret O’Connor, Ph.D., A.B.P.P., and Lissa Robins Kapust, L.I.C.S.W., of Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, MA – for a one-hour seminar on the topic.

 

PD ExpertBriefing: Driving and Parkinson's: Balancing Independence and Safety

What: Dr. O’Connor and Ms. Kapust will discuss how the motor and nonmotor symptoms of Parkinson’s may impact driving, ways to maximize driving safety and how you and your loved ones can decide when it is time to stop driving. 

When: Tuesday, January 31 at 1:00 PM ET

Where: Online or by Phone

Who: Parkinson's Disease Foundation, joined by Margaret O’Connor, Ph.D., A.B.P.P., and Lissa Robins Kapust, L.I.C.S.W., of Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, MA. 

How to Attend:
To join by computer, sign up now and you will receive tips for testing your computer to ensure the seminar plays properly on the day of the event. You can listen in through your computer or by calling a unique toll-free number. To join by phone, sign up now and you will receive a unique toll-free number and pass code to use the day of the event. Online participants can submit questions to the faculty members during the second half of the seminar.
Sign Up Now


Support Groups

Are you a support group leader? Call us for ideas for viewing with your members.  PDF also has limited copies of last year’s series on DVD for those support groups unable to watch online.
Order the DVD Series

This year's PD ExpertBriefing series has been made possible by educational grants from Abbott Laboratories and Teva Neuroscience.


Connect with PDF on: Facebook / Blogger / Twitter


Not getting these eblasts? Sign up to receive them in your inbox.

PDF's work in Parkinson's research, education and advocacy is made possible by your contributions. Make a donation today to support our mission. Thank you for your generosity.
 
If you have or believe you have Parkinson’s disease, then promptly consult a physician and follow your physician’s advice. This email is not a substitute for a physician’s diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease or for a physician’s prescription of drugs, treatment or operations for Parkinson’s.