Reasons for Hope: Parkinson's Symposium 2009
An educational symposium in honor of National Parkinson Awareness Month covering recent research and new information on symptoms management.
When: Saturday, April 25, 2009, 9 p.m. to noon
Where: Schott Ctr., 310 W. Padre St., Santa Barbara
Age limit: Not available
Approximately 3 million people in the U.S. have Parkinson's-like disorders, 1.5 million of whom have been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. Parkinson's affects all ages - even some children; the fastest growing population being diagnosed is the group made up of 40- to 60-year-olds.
In honor of this special month, an educational symposium that will cover recent research and information on managing symptoms will be offered to all members of the S.B. community.
A continental breakfast will be served.
Please pre-register for this event by phone or online (see link, sidebar).
Event posted April 16, 2009
Last updated Jan. 11, 2010