Parkinson Education Programs

Parkinson Education Programs (PEP) are education events hosted throughout the year by the APDA – Missouri Chapter. We invite renowned speakers to address topics that are important to the Parkinson’s community. Events are free. Links to archived PEP talks are available below.

Next PEP is July 15, 2024 – Research Update with Dr. Joel Perlmutter

Click here for more information.

Fall Prevention for Parkinson’s

Join us at the APDA for a free fall prevention workshop! In this hands-on program, we’ll cover a variety of topics, including safe mobility when living with Parkinson’s and how to remove fall hazards from your home.

Starts June 26. Click here for more information.

Midwest Parkinson Conference

The Midwest Parkinson Conference (formerly Congress) is an educational Event with esteemed industry professionals discussing the latest information, as well as a resource fair, all to help you live your best life.

Check back later in the year for the 2025 Midwest Parkinson Conference information.

Parkinson’s Roadmap for Education and Support Services

Parkinson’s Roadmap for Education and Support Services (PRESS) is an eight week VIRTUAL support series with tailored content to address the needs of those who have been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease within the last five years. Each PRESS support group is facilitated by a trained healthcare professional and will provide a structured platform for people to share their experiences, feelings, and strategies for coping with the disease.

Get more information and explore discussion topics.

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