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Parkinson's & Perseverance: The Amazing Race - Tim Hague Sr.
The Placebo Effect: What You Expect is What You Get
- A. Jon Stoessl, MD
Food for Thought: Diet, Nutrition & the Future of PD
- Laurie Mischley, MD, MPH
Washington State Parkinson's Disease Registry - Sarah Heniges
Music Therapy for Parkinson's Disease
- Megumi Azekawa, MM, MT-BC
Wiring Well-Being: The Power to Thrive - Bartja Wachtel, MSW, LICSW, MPH, CMHS


Welcome & Opening Remarks
The Rhythm of Movement in Parkinson's Disease
- Helen Bronte-Stewart, MD, MSE, FAAN
A Pather to Hope: From Daughter to Caretaker to Advocate
- Anne Udall, PhD, NWEA
Parkinson's Research: Get Invovled
- Sarah Heniges
Parkinson's & Relationships: Just the Three of Us
- Paul Short, PhD. The Parkinson's Coach
The Power of Movement 
- Laurel Beck, PT, MS, MCS


An Astronaut's Journey with Parkinson's Disease - Rich Clifford, Retired NASA Astronaut
Stem Cell Transplantation & other New Treatments for Parkinson's Disease 
- Dr. Curt Freed
Parkinson's Research: Get Involved 
- Marne Baca
Earlier Parkinson's Stages: Panel Session - Dr. Jennifer Witt & Sally Friedman, MA
Later Parkinson's Stages: Panel Session - Dr. Lissa Brod & Carin Mack, MSW
The Power of Exercise - Ann Zylstra, PT


Keynote Address: Why Me? - Jim Marsh
Parkinson's Research Update
- Dr. Cyrus Zebatian
Dance for Parkinson's Disease: The Benefits of Dancing with Parkinson's
Preventing Burnout
: Strategies for Patients, Caregivers and Families - Dr. Kristoffer Rhoads
New Treatment in the Pipeline for Parkinson's Patients
 - Dr. Mike Kim


Is Exercise Medicine for Parkinson's - Dr. Jay Alberts
Wellness Choices for the Brain
- Dr. Monique Giroux
Homemade Hope: How to Thrive Today with Parkinson's Disease
- Peter Dunlap-Shohl
Music is Exercise for the Parkinson's Brain 
- Dr. Matt Ford, PhD, PT


Update on Parkinson's Disease Research - Dr. William Langston
Beyond Perscriptions and Surgery: What Role does Alternative Medicine Play - Dr. Laura Mischley
Second Chances 
- Dr. Robert Wu
Chicken Soup and the Role of Medications
 - Dr. Stephen Setter
Sleep Disorders in Parkinson's Disease
 - Dr. Susie Ro

archive: inland northwest Conference

Panel: Making Your Medicines Work for You - Dr. Pinky Agarwal, Dr. Laura Mischley and Leo Norfleet, PT, BCAT
Relationships & PD
 - Jennifer Van Wey, Psy.D.
Dopamine Replacement Therapies (Keynote Address) - Dr. Anthony Santiago
Dance for Parkinson's Disease
(Demonstration) - Dr. Lynda LeBlanc
What's So Funny about Parkinson's - Peter Dunlap-Shohl

Archive: Wellness Conference

Mindfulness Management for Chronic Symptoms - Jan Fite, PhD
The Power of the Mind - Dr. A. Jon Stoessl

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