Unlocking the Mysteries of Medication Management in PDAugust 5, 2014
Presenter: Lisa Mann, RN, BSN, MA
The second installment of the new LUNCHTIME LABORATORY webinar series aired on August 5, 2014 at 12:00pm PDT.
The world of Parkinson’s disease medications can be complex to navigate, but it doesn’t need to be a mystery! In this webinar, Lisa Mann, RN, BSN, MA, will shed light the pitfalls and barriers to tapping in to the best possible management of symptoms. Learn critical information and practical strategies that you can use while working with your doctor to achieve your best possible benefit and quality of life. This program will include information about timing, identifying intended therapeutic effect and side effects for common anti-Parkinson medications, and what you can do to be proactive in managing your medications and treatment plan.
Bio: Lisa Mann, RN, BSN, MA, is the Education Director and Team Care Coordinator for the OHSU Parkinson Center. She is responsible for a wide range of patient care and community outreach activities. Her position includes managing the movement disorders clinic, providing integrated support to persons with Parkinson’s and their families, and developing and implementing community education and outreach programs to enhance patient, family, and community understanding of Parkinson’s disease. She is an expert in forming and sustaining comprehensive multidisciplinary care teams.
Brought to you by
Northwest Parkinson's Foundation & Parkinson's Resources of Oregon
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