Cognitive Issues: Advice for Parkinson’s Care Partners

Start time
10:00 AM Pacific
End time
11:00 AM Pacific

Presented by Parkinson’s Disease Foundation (PDF), as part of their PD ExpertBriefings series.

 

Register Now
Includes complimentary CEUs

During the progression of the disease, people with Parkinson’s may experience a variety of cognitive changes. How can care partners help their loved ones with Parkinson’s disease cope with such changes? Find tips by joining a one­-hour online seminar led by the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation and Dr. Rebecca Gilbert.

Participants in this web seminar will be able to:

  • Understand the critical issues related to nutrition and Parkinson’s;
  • Identify strategies related to weight loss or weight gain in Parkinson’s; and,
  • Discuss the relationship between protein and Parkinson’s disease medications.

Presenter:

Rebecca Gilbert, M.D., Ph.D., is clinical associate professor of Neurology, Pathology and Psychiatry at NYU Langone Medical Center, and NYU Langone Parkinson’s & Movement Disorders Center. Dr. Gilbert is also involved in a variety of research studies on Parkinson’s.

 

 

 

 

PLEASE NOTE: This web seminar is being hosted by the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation (PDF), and registration will be handled through their website, www.pdf.org.

Questions about registration? Call the PDF at 800-457-6676.                                 

Questions about CEUs? Call ASA at 415-974-9628.

Have technical issues? Call NetBriefings at 866-225-1532.