The PMD Alliance Spotlight emPowered! series offers in-depth information on treatment and medication options and creates opportunities for you to hear from professionals directly. Our hope is that you’ll ask questions, absorb information to discuss with your own physician, and be better informed and empowered to weigh your options and make informed decisions.
Thursday January 16, 2020
9:00 – 10:00 AM Pacific
Online, via ZOOM
People with Parkinson’s, care partners, family members
Featured Speaker & Topic
Robert A. Hauser, MD, MBA
Taking ON Parkinson’s
Dr. Hauser is a Professor of Neurology at the University of South Florida College of Medicine, in Tampa, Florida. He serves as Director of the USF Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Center. Dr. Hauser earned a medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and completed neurology training at the Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine, Norfolk General Hospital. Dr. Hauser completed a fellowship in Movement Disorders at the University of South Florida and became Center Director in 1994. Dr. Hauser has authored or co-authored more than 300 peer-reviewed publications. He lectures frequently at scientific meetings around the world. He is Past Chairman of the Interventional Neurology Section of the American Academy of Neurology, has served on the executive committee of the Parkinson Study Group, and was a member of the steering committee for the NIH sponsored Neuroprotective Exploratory Trials in Parkinson’s Disease program (NET-PD). His primary research interest is in the development of new medical and surgical treatments for Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders.