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2017 Hope Conference Bellevue
Saturday October 07, 2017
Meydenbauer Center | Bellevue, WA
Northwest Parkinson's Foundation presents the 12th annual educational symposium for patients, family, friends and carepartners in the Parkinson's community. The 2017 HOPE Conference® offered the latest information on Parkinson’s, as well as Hope to live your best life with PD. Plus, breakout sessions, movement breaks and more!
Allison Toepperwein, PWP & American Ninja Warrior Contestant
Jason Aldred, MD, FAAN
Medical Keynote - latest research updates on PD
Farrokh Farrokhi, MD
DBS Comparison of Devices
I currently serve as the Chief of Neurosurgery at Virginia Mason Health System and as Chair of the Quality Assessment Committee. My clinical areas of interest include Deep Brain Stimulation therapy for Parkinson’s Disease and other movement disorders. Our research team is actively working with other institutions across the state to build a personalized risk prediction calculator to help patients and their doctors in making informed decisions about their care.
Nate Coomer, PT
Nate is the owner of The Parkinson's Fitness Project in Seattle, which offers Physical Therapy, Personal Training, Group Classes and Online Training services. Nate is a Doctor of Physical Therapy who has been working with neurologic diagnoses as a physical therapist for over ten years. He received his certification as a Neurologic Specialist in 2010 by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties and has centered his career to treating Parkinson’s. He has certifications in LSVT BIG, Parkinson Wellness Recovery (PWR!), and as a Brian Grant Foundation Bootcamp Instructor. He regularly participates in community events and educational opportunities for the PD community with APDA Northwest and the Northwest Parkinson’s Foundation.
Pinky Agarwal, MD
Alida Griffiths, MD
A.C. Woolnough, PWP
World Parkinson Congress Ambassador
End of Life Washington
PD & Mental Health
Jade Stefano, ND