2021 CT Virtual Spring Symposium Post Event

Welcome to the 2021 Connecticut Virtual Spring Parkinson Symposium

Thank you to everyone who made the 2021 Connecticut Virtual Spring Parkinson Symposium a success. Hundreds of people registered for the event – thank you to everyone who logged on! We would also like to thank our panel of esteemed speakers for sharing their PD expertise with our audience, we are so grateful for their commitment to the PD community.

If you missed any of the five presentations over the week-long program, below are the recordings for each program and the program agenda.

Symposium Agenda

Monday, April 26, 2021 Wearable Devices: Changing the Way Clinicians Manage Parkinson’s Disease
Leon Meytin, MD – Movement Disorders Neurologist at Hartford HealthCare
Tuesday, April 27, 2021 Parkinson’s Disease and Dementia: Past, Present, and Future
Ginger N. Mills, PSYD – Clinical Neuropsychologist at Hartford HealthCare
Wednesday, April 28, 2021 Home Modifications and Adaptive Equipment to Improve Quality of Life for People with Parkinson’s Disease
Rhonda Hickey, MSOT, OTR/L – Occupational Therapist at University of Connecticut Health
Thursday, April 29, 2021 The Use of Brain Imaging in Parkinson’s Disease Research
Sule Tinaz, MD, Ph.D. – Movement Disorders Neurologist at Yale School of Medicine
Friday, April 30, 2021 Keynote Speaker: Parkinson’s in the Family – Managing Change and Maintaining Connection
Larry and Rebecca Gilford – Motivational Speakers and Podcast Hosts of “When Life Gives You Parkinson’s”


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Please visit the sponsor websites, linked below, to learn more about their medications and programs.




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