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2018 HOPE Conference® Spokane

Saturday April 28, 2018 - 9:00AM

Northern Quest Resort | 100 N Hayford Rd | Airway Heights, WA

 

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Saturday, 9 am - 4 pm

Join us for an educational symposium for people with Parkinson's, carepartners, family, and friends. The 2018 HOPE Conference® Spokane will offer a resource fair and breakout sessions that feature movement, long term planning, carepartners, alternative medicine, clinical trials, and more! 

Register now!

Can’t make it to the 2018 HOPE® Conference? We’ll have a live broadcast available so you can enjoy the conference from home! Register for the live broadcast now!

SPEAKERS

Jim and Judi Sloane
Keynote - PWP/Carepartner team

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Jim and Judi Sloane will be speaking about their teamwork as a PWP and carepartner. Judi was diagnosed with PD 15 years ago and to maintain the highest possible quality of life, she started an aggressive program of exercise. To support his wife's journey with Parkinson's, Jim decided to use his hobby, racing vintage race cars through Spokane’s annual Festival of Speed, to donate to the Parkinson's Resource Center.

Jason Aldred, MD, FAAN
Medical Keynote - non-motor symptoms

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Jason Aldred, MD, FAAN will be speaking about non-motor symptoms. Dr. Aldred is a board-certified neurologist and Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology. He is a co-owner of and sees patients at Northwest Neurological in Spokane, WA. He is a clinical associate professor at the University of Washington, Department of Neurology and teaches medical students in the second year courses as well as clinical neurology clerkship.

Jennifer Ama, RN, CMC
Building Your Care Team

A.C. Woolnough
Advocacy and Legislative Update

Anne-Marie Bergeleen, ARNP
Advanced/Late Stage Parkinson's

Melissa Bixby and Jill Ciccarello
Research and Clinical Trials

Jonathan Carlson, MD, FAAN
DBS

Emily Farish MTCM, EAMP., L.Ac., Dipl. OM
Alternative Medicine

John Fox
Medicare

Chris Franklin
Caregivers

Luke Gordon, DPT, CEAS
Balance and Fall Prevention

Tiffany Murphy, RN
Caregivers

Doreen Nicholas, MS and Lindsay Williams, MA/CCC-SLP
Speech Therapy

Helen Schantz and Suzanne Ostersmith, MFA
Dance for Parkinson's

Tracy Sirrine
Cannabis and Parkinson’s

Pam Woolnough
Caregivers

*Speakers and topics are subject to change. 

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2018 HOPE Conference® Spokane
Saturday Apr 28, 2018

Northern Quest Resort | 100 N Hayford Rd | Airway Heights, WA

HOPE-Conference _500x 194

 

Join us for an educational symposium for people with Parkinson's, carepartners, family, and friends. The 2018 HOPE Conference® Spokane will offer a resource fair and breakout sessions that feature movement, long term planning, carepartners, alternative medicine, clinical trials, and more! 

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