Education Meetings

Monthly Education Meetings

American Parkinson Disease Association Information and Referral Center and APDA Georgia Chapter present monthly education meetings.

For directions or questions please call the APDA Helpline: 404-712-7091


Saturday, June 22

Sleep and Nutrition in Parkinson’s Disease

Featuring Dr. Chantale Branson Answering your questions about Sleep and Nutrition with Parkinson’s Disease

Chantale Branson, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Movement Disorders & Sleep Medicine Specialist Morehouse Healthcare, Atlanta, GA
Assistant Adjunct Professor of Neurology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 






Saturday, February 23

Communicating Your Vital Decisions with Family 

Saturday February 23 brought an important conversation to simplify the process of consolidating personal information, identify where important documents are and address those all-important and, overwhelming questions. It’s a gift to the people that you value most. This month’s speakers are experts in family planning and special needs consulting.

SPEAKERS: Kevin McGrath, CFP, ChSNC is the founder of McGrath Consulting. After retiring from the United States Marine Corps in 1994, as a selected Lieutenant Colonel, where he flew A-4M Skyhawks, Kevin joined UBS Financial Service, Inc.  Kevin is A CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER and Chartered Special Needs Consultant.

Kevin’s daughter, Katie McGrath Bachmann, CFP, provides financial planning and investment research to McGrath Consulting.  Katie is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER professional.  Katie has earned the Series 7 and Series 66 security licenses as well as Health, Life Long-Term Care, Variable Life and Variable Annuity Insurance licenses.

Update: Parkinson’s Disease Research and Treatment Options
Featuring Dr. Jorge Juncos, M.D.
9:30 a.m.- 10:30 a.m. – Complimentary Breakfast
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Presentation and Q&A
Olde Towne Athletic Club
4950 Olde Towne Pkwy
Marietta, GA  30068

Please RSVP to reserve your spot:
Phone: 404-325-2020

Dr. Jorge Juncos is the Associate Professor of Neurology at Emory University School of Medicine and practicing movement disorder specialist and clinical investigator in the Emory Movement Disorders Program. Dr. Juncos also serves as the medical director of the APDA Georgia Chapter