Spotlight® on Treatment

When

Thursday August 15th, 2019

1:00 PM-4:30 PM

Where

St. Bede’s Episcopal Church

550 W. San Mateo Rd.
Santa Fe, NM 87505

Who

People with Parkinson’s, Care Partners,

Family Members

About Spotlight® on Treatment

Information is power! Join PMD Alliance for a deep dive into Parkinson’s therapies. You’ll hear about symptoms and treatments directly from movement disorder neurologists, and learn how to better communicate about your symptoms with your own physician team.

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Featured Topics

An In Depth Understanding of Surgical Options in PD
Safety in Navigating the Hospital

Featured Speakers

Dr. Hermanowicz is a board-certified neurologist with fellowship training in Movement Disorders. He is a Professor of Neurology, serves as the Director of the UC Irvine Program for Parkinson’s Disease & Movement Disorders, and is the Vice-Chair for Clinical Affairs in the Department of Neurology. He spends the majority of his time in patient care, and is also engaged in clinical research, clinical trials and education. He received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine. Primary areas of interest include: Parkinson’s disease and related disorders, Huntington’s disease, dystonia, essential tremor and other tremors, restless leg syndrome, tardive dyskinesia, tic and Tourettes syndromes, and spasticity.

Meg Lambert, BSN, RN, CRRN, is the DBS Program Coordinator at Barrow Neurological Institute. Meg’s role on the DBS team is multifaceted—she serves as program developer, patient liaison, and clinical and educational coordinator for patients, physicians, and other team members. She also coordinates research activities for the DBS program. Meg began working at Barrow Neurological Institute as the admissions coordinator for inpatient neurorehabilitation before being selected as the first DBS Program Coordinator. She is trained in DBS device programming and has been certified in Unified Parkinson’s Disease Rating Scale (UPDRS) motor testing by the Movement Disorder Society.

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Bookings

Bookings are closed for this event.