Upcoming Events


The Massachusetts Chapter’s annual fundraisers and events allow us to contribute to ongoing medical research, provide services for Massachusetts residents with Parkinson’s and spread public awareness about the disease. Volunteering, sponsoring and participating in these events gives you the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of people with Parkinson’s, their families and their caregivers.

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APDA Parkinson’s Care Partner Program
Next Session Tuesday, June 25, 2019

The APDA MA is pleased to present this Parkinson’s Family Care Partner Support Series. This program will take place over 8 months and will feature a new topic at each meeting.

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APDA MA Optimism Walk for Parkinson’s
Sunday, June 23, 2019

Join us for the American Parkinson Disease Association Massachusetts Chapter’s 33rd Annual Optimism Walk for Parkinson’s! This year the event will take place at Bowditch Field in Framingham, MA.

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APDA Webinar | Spotlight on Parkinson’s Disease: Getting Motivated to Move!
Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Physical therapist Terry Ellis, PhD, PT, NCS from the Center for Neurorehabilitation at Boston University’s Sargent College will present information on staying fit and moving with Parkinson’s. This webinar, part of the APDA Spotlight on Parkinson’s series, will take place from 1 – 2 PM and can be accessed online or by phone.

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An Update on Parkinson’s Research
Friday, July 26, 2019

Join the Parkinson Support Network of Cape Cod, a branch of the APDA Massachusetts Chapter, for this educational program about current research in Parkinson’s presented by Marie Saint-Hilaire, MD, FRCPC, Medical Director of the Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Center at Boston University Medical Campus.

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