Stay Connected Social Distancing Series

Social distancing doesn’t have to mean social isolation.  In collaboration with movement disorder neurologist Indu Subramanian, MD, PMD Alliance presents a special series of online programs designed to keep you connected, social, and positive during these uncertain times.  Join us to learn something new, and stay in touch – in real time – with a community of experts and allies.

Upcoming Events

Music and the PD Brain
Matthew Brodsky, MD

Friday October 30th
12-1 pm PT; 1-2 pm MT; 2-3 pm CT; 3-4 pm ET
Register

Driving and Road Safety for People with PD
Ergun Uc, MD

Friday November 6th
12-1 pm PT; 1-2 pm MT; 2-3 pm CT; 3-4 pm ET
Register

Defining a Multidisciplinary Approach to PD
Suketu Khandhar, MD

Wednesday November 11th
12-1 pm PT; 1-2 pm MT; 2-3 pm CT; 3-4 pm ET
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Dyskinesia in Parkinson’s
Oscar Gershanik, MD

Monday November 16th
12-1 pm PT; 1-2 pm MT; 2-3 pm CT; 3-4 pm ET
Register

Overcome PD Barriers & Stay Active: Strategies from a Physical Therapist
Alison Kraus, PT, DPT, NCS

Monday November 23rd
12-1 pm PT; 1-2 pm MT; 2-3 pm CT; 3-4 pm ET
Register

Parkinson’s and Diet: Strategies from a Neurology Dietician
Carley Rusch, MS, RDN, LDN

Monday November 30th
12-1 pm PT; 1-2 pm MT; 2-3 pm CT; 3-4 pm ET
Register

PD and Inflammation
Malú Gámez Tansey, PhD

Wednesday, December 2nd
12-1 pm PT; 1-2 pm MT; 2-3 pm CT; 3-4 pm ET
Register

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Past Events and Supporting Resources

Functional Symptoms in Parkinson’s disease
Katherin LaFaver, MD

Friday October 23rd

View Recording
https://www.neurosymptoms.org/
https://www.headspace.com/
https://www.calm.com/
https://www.tenpercent.com/

Telehealth Tips, Barriers and Advocacy
Jill Farmer, DO, MPH

Friday October 16th

View Recording

Racial Disparities in Parkinson’s
Nabila Dahodwala, MD

Friday October 9th

View Recording

Yoga and PD: Wellness Without Limits
Matthew Sanford

Monday October 5th

View Recording

Parkinson’s disease Care – A Global Perspective
Camilla Kilbane, MD

Friday October 2nd

View Recording

PD Avengers: Equity to Consistent Care for People with Parkinson’s
Richelle Flanagan
Omotola Thomas

Wednesday September 30th

View Recording
Parkinson’s Africa

PD Avengers: Parkinson’s is a Whole Family Disease
Jayne Calder
Sally Bromley

Monday September 28th

View Recording

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p071hchn https://youtu.be/V2x0KcGMxYU
https://vimeo.com/347625965

PD Avengers: Urgency of the Needs of PwPs
Hugh Johnston – Ontario, Canada
Gary Shaughnessy – United Kingdom

Monday September 21st

View Recording

PD Avengers: The Creative, Positive Side of PD
Matt Eagles – United Kingdom
Larry Gifford – Vancouver, Canada

Friday September 18th

View Recording

When Life Gives You Parkinson’s Podcast (you can stream it from your internet browser)
Also on Apple PodcastGoogle Podcast.

Podcast Social Media @Parkinsonspod on FacebookTwitter and Instagram

PD Avengers www.pdavengers.com

BOOK: Ending Parkinson’s Disease https://endingpd.org/

World Parkinson Congress www.wpc2022.org

PD Avengers: Origin Story
Soania Mathur, MD
Tim Hague

Friday September 11th

View Recording

Living with Parkinson’s Disease: The Book
Irene Malaty, MD – Florida
Wissam Deeb, MD – Florida

Wednesday September 9th

View Recording
Presentation Slides

Brain Fables: Meet the Authors
Alberto Espay, MD & Benjamin Stecher – Ohio

Friday September 4th

View Recording

The Genetics of Parkinson’s
Matt Farrer, PhD – Florida

Monday August 31st

View Recording
Presentation Slides

COVID and the Parkinson’s Mind: Apathy, Cognition and Behavior Issues
Javier Pagonabarraga, MD – Barcelona, Spain

Wednesday August 26th

View Recording
Presentation Slides

Swallow Dysfunction in Parkinson’s disease
Nicole Herndon, Speech Pathologist – Florida

Monday August 24th

View Recording
Presentation Slides

Clinical Trials: Patrolling the Parkinson’s Pipeline
Raj Pahwa, MD

Friday August 21st

View Recording

Non-pharmacologic treatments of Parkinson disease
Hubert Fernandez, MD – Ohio

Monday August 17th

View Recording

A Conversation with Kailash Bhatia, MD
Kailash Bhatia, MD, DM, FRCP, United Kingdom

Monday August 3rd

View Recording

The Future of DBS
Alfonso Fasano, MD, PhD – Canada

Wednesday July 29

View Recording

Understanding Parkinson’s through Neuropathology
Harry Vinters, MD – California

Monday July 27th

View Recording

Atypical Parkinsonism: Doc, why don’t I have PD?
Irene Litvan, MD – California

Friday July 24th

View Recording

World Brain Day 2020: Global Collaboration to Improve PD Care
Claudia Trenkwalder, MD – Germany

Wednesday July 22nd

View Recording
Download World Brain Day Toolkit

Understanding and Treating Bowel Issues in Parkinson’s
Anton Emmanuel, MD – United Kingdom

Monday July 20th

View Recording

Exercise-Enhanced Neuroplasticity Targeting Motor & Cognitive Function
Giselle Petzinger, MD – California

Friday July 17th

View Recording

Vision in Patients with Parkinson Disease
Janet Rucker, MD – New York

Thursday July 16th

View Recording

Cell Therapies for Parkinson’s: Where are we now?
Roger Barker, PhD – United Kingdom

Monday July 13th

View Recording
International Society for Stem Cell Research

New Frontiers in PD Therapy
Anthony Lang, MD, FRCPC – Toronto, Canada

Friday July 10th

View Recording

Presymptomatic Parkinson Disease – An Opportunity for Intervention
Matthew Stern, MD – Pennsylvania

Monday July 6th

View Recording
Panorama Patient Network (Parkinson’s video library resource)

Sleep and Parkinson’s
Dr. Graham Alec Glass – Alaska

Friday June 26th

View Recording
Download Slides

Spiritual Care and the Palliative Model
Judy Long, MA, MS – California

Wednesday June 24th

View Recording
https://greatergood.berkeley.edu/

Autonomic Dysfunction in Parkinson’s
C. Padmkumar, MD – Australia

Monday June 22nd

View Recording

Whole Health and Parkinson’s
Wayne Jonas, MD – United States

Friday June 19th

View Recording

Cognition and Psychosis
Daniel Weintraub, MD – Pennsylvania

Wednesday June 17th

View Recording

Freeze, Shuffle, Fall: Parkinson’s and Gait
Simon Lewis, MD – Australia

Friday June 12th

View Recording
www.profsimonlewis.com

The Painful Parkinson’s: Range, Nature and Treatment
Professor K Ray Chaudhuri – United Kingdom

Wednesday June 10th

View Recording

Introducing Neuropalliative Care
Benzi Kluger, MD, MS – New York

Monday June 8th

View Recording

Tissue Biopsy, Biomarkers, and Brain Donation
Charles Adler, MD PhD – Arizona

Friday June 5th

View Recording

Advance Care Planning
Maya Katz, MD – California

Wednesday June 3rd

View Recording
Prepare for Your Care Advance Directives
National POLST Form

Urinary Dysfunction in Parkinson’s
Jalesh Panicker, MD – United Kingdom

Monday June 1st

View Recording

Recognising Sexual and Relationship Issues
Miriam Parry, PDNS – United Kingdom

Friday May 29th

View Recording
Download Slides
Sex and Relationships Resource from Parkinson’s UK

Pioneering Research: A Conversation with Dr. Michele Tagliati
Michele Tagliati, MD – California

Friday May 22nd

View Recording

See One, Do One, Teach One: Demonstration of breathing exercises’ biologic benefit breathing exercises, and exploring grace, positivity and patience.
Sarah Kempe-Mehl, MD – California

Monday May 18th

View Recording

Understanding Advance Care Planning and Hospice
Farrah Daly, MD – Virginia

Friday May 15th

View Recording

Battling Isolation with Artistry: Dance for PD®
David Leventhal – New York

Friday May 8th

View Recording
Dance for PD® Dance at Home Resources

The Mind Body Problem: Motivation, Exercise and Parkinson’s
Sarah Ingersoll, MBA – California

Monday May 4th

View Recording
Download Slides
YouTube video on exercise

Adaptive Yoga: A Gentle Chair-Based Practice From Home
Sarah Brindle, PhD – California

Friday May 1st

View Recording
Mind Body Solutions Adaptive Yoga Videos

Anxiety and the Mind-Body Connection
Sahib Khalsa, MD, PhD Oklahoma

Wednesday April 29th

View Recording
Dr. Khalsa’s Interoception Wiki
Clinical Floatation website

PWR! Parkinson’s Wellness From Home
Becky Farley, PhD, MS, PTArizona

Monday April 27th

View Recording
Virtual PWR! Gym Experience
PWR! Retreat

Pursuing Hope: Experimental Trials in PD
Tanya Simuni, MD Illinois

Friday April 24th

View Recording
www.clinicaltrials.gov
Fox Trial Finder

The Future of Care for Parkinson Patients
Bastiaan Bloem, MD, PhD The Netherlands

Thursday April 23rd

View Recording
“Hidden Sorrows” journal article
Ending Parkinson’s Disease: The Book
Cycling for freezing of gait video

A Conversation with Michael Okun: Ending Parkinson’s Disease, COVID, and Emerging Treatments
Michael Okun, MDFlorida

Friday April 17th

View Recording
Buy Ending Parkinson’s Disease: The Book

Tolerating Uncertainty
Tara Biller, ARNPWashington

Monday April 13th

View Recording

The COVID-19 Pandemic and Older Adults
Meena Makhijani, DOCalifornia

Friday April 10th

View Recording

STRESS: Strategies for Weathering the Coronavirus Storm
Arik Johnson, PsyDCalifornia

Monday April 6th

View Recording

Practicing Wellness to Build Resilience
Julia Alleyne, MDToronto, Canada

Wednesday April 1st

View Recording
Dr. Julia’s website

Optimizing Sleep: Better Rest in Restless Times
Naoya Ogura, OTD, OTR/LCalifornia

Monday March 30th

View Recording
Download slides
View resources

Managing Anxiety & Depression at a Social Distance
Miki Moskowitz, PhDMaryland

Friday March 27th

View Recording

Social Connection in the Age of Social Isolation
Jori Fleisher, MD, MCSEIllinois

Monday March 23rd

View Recording

Compassion, Clarity & Community: Using Mindfulness in Uncertain Times
J. Greg Serpa, PhD – California

Friday March 20th

View Recording
List of online meditation resources

Staying Active During Social Distancing
Julie Hershberg, PT, DPT, NCSCalifornia

Wednesday March 18th

View Recording
List of online exercise opportunities

Spiritual Care and the Palliative Model
Judy Long, MA, MS – California

Wednesday June 24th

View Recording
https://greatergood.berkeley.edu/

Introducing Neuropalliative Care
Benzi Kluger, MD, MS – New York

Monday June 8th

View Recording

Advance Care Planning
Maya Katz, MD – California

Wednesday June 3rd

View Recording
Prepare for Your Care Advance Directives
National POLST Form

Understanding Advance Care Planning and Hospice
Farrah Daly, MD – Virginia

Friday May 15th

View Recording

Yoga and PD: Wellness Without Limits
Matthew Sanford

Monday October 5th

View Recording

Exercise-Enhanced Neuroplasticity Targeting Motor & Cognitive Function
Giselle Petzinger, MD – California

Friday July 17th

View Recording

Battling Isolation with Artistry: Dance for PD®
David Leventhal – New York

Friday May 8th

View Recording
Dance for PD® Dance at Home Resources

Adaptive Yoga: A Gentle Chair-Based Practice From Home
Sarah Brindle, PhD – California

Friday May 1st

View Recording
Mind Body Solutions Adaptive Yoga Videos

PWR! Parkinson’s Wellness From Home
Becky Farley, PhD, MS, PT – Arizona

Monday April 27th

View Recording
Virtual PWR! Gym Experience
PWR! Retreat

Staying Active During Social Distancing
Julie Hershberg, PT, DPT, NCS – California

Wednesday March 18th

View recording
List of online exercise opportunities

Cognition and Psychosis
Daniel Weintraub, MD – Pennsylvania

Wednesday June 17th

View Recording

The Mind Body Problem: Motivation, Exercise and Parkinson’s
Sarah Ingersoll, MBA – California

Monday May 4th

View Recording
Download Slides
YouTube video on exercise

Anxiety and the Mind-Body Connection
Sahib Khalsa, MD, PhD – Oklahoma

Wednesday April 29th

View Recording
Dr. Khalsa’s Interoception Wiki
Clinical Floatation website

Tolerating Uncertainty
Tara Biller, ARNP – Washington

Monday April 13th

View recording

STRESS: Strategies for Weathering the Coronavirus Storm
Arik Johnson, PsyDCalifornia

Monday April 6th

View recording

Managing Anxiety & Depression at a Social Distance
Miki Moskowitz, PhD – Maryland

Friday March 27th

View Recording

Racial Disparities in Parkinson’s
Nabila Dahodwala, MD

Friday October 9th

View Recording

Living with Parkinson’s Disease: The Book
Irene Malaty, MD – Florida
Wissam Deeb, MD – Florida

Wednesday September 9th

View Recording
Presentation Slides

Brain Fables: Meet the Authors
Alberto Espay, MD & Benjamin Stecher – Ohio

Friday September 4th

View Recording

The Genetics of Parkinson’s
Matt Farrer, PhD – Florida

Monday August 31st

View Recording
Presentation Slides

A Conversation with Kailash Bhatia, MD
Kailash Bhatia, MD, DM, FRCP, United Kingdom

Monday August 3rd

View Recording

The Future of DBS
Alfonso Fasano, MD, PhD – Canada

Wednesday July 29

View Recording

Exercise-enhanced Neuroplasticity Targeting Motor & Cognitive Function
Giselle Petzinger, MD – California

Friday July 17th

View Recording

Cell Therapies for Parkinson’s: Where are we now?
Roger Barker, PhD – United Kingdom

Monday July 13th

View Recording
International Society for Stem Cell Research

New Frontiers in PD Therapy
Anthony Lang, MD, FRCPC – Toronto, Canada

Friday July 10th

View Recording

Reinventing Parkinson’s
Alberto Espay, MD, MSc – Ohio

Monday June 15th

View Recording

Tissue Biopsy, Biomarkers, and Brain Donation
Charles Adler, MD PhD – Arizona

Friday June 5th

View Recording

Pioneering Research: A Conversation with Dr. Michele Tagliati
Michele Tagliati, MDCalifornia

Friday May 22nd

View Recording

Pursuing Hope: Experimental Trials in PD
Tanya Simuni, MD Illinois

Friday April 24th

View Recording
www.clinicaltrials.gov
Fox Trial Finder

A Conversation with Michael Okun: Ending Parkinson’s Disease, COVID, and Emerging Treatments
Michael Okun, MD – Florida

Friday April 17th

View Recording
Buy Ending Parkinson’s Disease: The Book

Functional Symptoms in Parkinson’s disease
Katherin LaFaver, MD

Friday October 23rd

View Recording
https://www.neurosymptoms.org/
https://www.headspace.com/
https://www.calm.com/
https://www.tenpercent.com/

COVID and the Parkinson’s Mind: Apathy, Cognition and Behavior Issues
Javier Pagonabarraga, MD – Barcelona, Spain

Wednesday August 26th

View Recording
Presentation Slides

Swallow Dysfunction in Parkinson’s disease
Nicole Herndon, Speech Pathologist – Florida

Monday August 24th

View Recording
Presentation Slides

Clinical Trials: Patrolling the Parkinson’s Pipeline
Raj Pahwa, MD

Friday August 21st

View Recording

Non-pharmacologic treatments of Parkinson’s disease
Hubert Fernandez, MD – Ohio

Monday August 17th

View Recording

A Conversation with Kailash Bhatia, MD
Kailash Bhatia, MD, DM, FRCP, United Kingdom

Monday August 3rd

View Recording

The Future of DBS
Alfonso Fasano, MD, PhD – Canada

Wednesday July 29

View Recording

Understanding Parkinson’s through Neuropathology
Harry Vinters, MD – California

Monday July 27th

View Recording

Atypical Parkinsonism: Doc, why don’t I have PD?
Irene Litvan, MD – California

Friday July 24th

View Recording

World Brain Day 2020: Global Collaboration to Improve PD Care
Claudia Trenkwalder, MD – Germany

Wednesday July 22nd

View Recording
Download World Brain Day Toolkit

Understanding and Treating Bowel Issues in Parkinson’s
Anton Emmanuel, MD – United Kingdom

Monday July 20th

View Recording

Vision in Patients with Parkinson Disease
Janet Rucker, MD – New York

Thursday July 16th

View Recording

Cell Therapies for Parkinson’s: Where are we now?
Roger Barker, PhD – United Kingdom

Monday July 13th

View Recording
International Society for Stem Cell Research

New Frontiers in PD Therapy
Anthony Lang, MD, FRCPC – Toronto, Canada

Friday July 10th
View Recording

Presymptomatic Parkinson Disease – An Opportunity for Intervention
Matthew Stern, MD – Pennsylvania

Monday July 6

View Recording
Panorama Patient Network (Parkinson’s video library resource)

Sleep and Parkinson’s
Dr. Graham Alec Glass – Alaska

Friday June 26th

View Recording
Download Slides

Autonomic Dysfunction in Parkinson’s
C. Padmkumar, MD – Australia

Monday June 22nd

View Recording

Whole Health and Parkinson’s
Wayne Jonas, MD – United States

Friday June 19th

View Recording

Cognition and Psychosis
Daniel Weintraub, MD – Pennsylvania

Wednesday June 17th

View Recording

Reinventing Parkinson’s
Alberto Espay, MD, MSc – Ohio

Monday June 15th

View Recording

Freeze, Shuffle, Fall: Parkinson’s and Gait
Simon Lewis, MD – Australia

Friday June 12th

View Recording
www.profsimonlewis.com

The Painful Parkinson’s: Range, Nature and Treatment
Ray Chaudhuri, DSc, FRCP, MD – United Kingdom

Wednesday June 10th

View Recording

King’s PD Pain Scale Questionnaire (coming soon)
Dr. Chaudhuri’s Google Scholar page
Acupuncture and Pain study

Urinary Dysfunction in Parkinson’s
Jalesh Panicker, MD – United Kingdom

Monday June 1st

View Recording

Recognising Sexual and Relationship Issues
Miriam Parry, PDNS – United Kingdom

Friday May 29th

View Recording
Download Slides
Sex and Relationships Resource from Parkinson’s UK

Anxiety and the Mind-Body Connection
Sahib Khalsa, MD, PhD – Oklahoma

Wednesday April 29th

View Recording
Dr. Khalsa’s Interoception Wiki
Clinical Floatation website

The Future of Care for Parkinson Patients
Bastiaan Bloem, MD, PhD – The Netherlands

Thursday April 23rd

View Recording
“Hidden Sorrows” journal article
Ending Parkinson’s Disease: The Book
Cycling for freezing of gait video

A Conversation with Michael Okun: Ending Parkinson’s Disease, COVID, and Emerging Treatments
Michael Okun, MD – Florida

Friday April 17th

View Recording
Buy Ending Parkinson’s Disease: The Book

Optimizing Sleep: Better Rest in Restless Times
Naoya Ogura, OTD, OTR/LCalifornia

Monday March 30th

View recording
Download slides
View resources

Managing Anxiety & Depression at a Social Distance
Miki Moskowitz, PhD – Maryland

Friday March 27th

View Recording

Telehealth Tips, Barriers and Advocacy
Jill Farmer, DO, MPH

Friday October 16th

View Recording

Parkinson’s disease Care – A Global Perspective
Camilla Kilbane, MD

Friday October 2nd

View Recording

PD Avengers: Equity to Consistent Care for People with Parkinson’s
Richelle Flanagan
Omotola Thomas

Wednesday September 30th

View Recording
Parkinson’s Africa

PD Avengers: Parkinson’s is a Whole Family Disease
Jayne Calder
Sally Bromley

Monday September 28th

View Recording

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p071hchn https://youtu.be/V2x0KcGMxYU
https://vimeo.com/347625965

PD Avengers: Urgency of the Needs of PwPs
Hugh Johnston – Ontario, Canada
Gary Shaughnessy – United Kingdom

Monday September 21st

View Recording

PD Avengers: The Creative, Positive Side of PD
Matt Eagles – United Kingdom
Larry Gifford – Vancouver, Canada

Friday September 18th

View Recording

When Life Gives You Parkinson’s Podcast (you can stream it from your internet browser)
Also on Apple PodcastGoogle Podcast.

Podcast Social Media @Parkinsonspod on FacebookTwitter and Instagram

PD Avengers www.pdavengers.com

BOOK: Ending Parkinson’s Disease https://endingpd.org/

World Parkinson Congress www.wpc2022.org

PD Avengers: Origin Story
Soania Mathur, MD
Tim Hague

Friday September 11th

View Recording

Sleep and Parkinson’s
Dr. Graham Alec Glass – Alaska

Friday June 26th

View Recording

Spiritual Care and the Palliative Model
Judy Long, MA, MS – California

Wednesday June 24th

View Recording
https://greatergood.berkeley.edu/

Whole Health and Parkinson’s
Wayne Jonas, MD – United States

Friday June 19th

View Recording

Recognising Sexual and Relationship Issues
Miriam Parry, PDNS – United Kingdom

Friday May 29th

View Recording
Download Slides
Sex and Relationships Resource from Parkinson’s UK

See One, Do One, Teach One: Demonstration of breathing exercises’ biologic benefit, and exploring grace, positivity and patience.
Sarah Kempe-Mehl, MD – California

Monday May 18th

View Recording

The Mind Body Problem: Motivation, Exercise and Parkinson’s
Sarah Ingersoll, MBA – California

Monday May 4th

View Recording
Download Slides
YouTube video on exercise

The COVID-19 Pandemic and Older Adults
Meena Makhijani, DO – California

Friday April 10th

View recording

Practicing Wellness to Build Resilience
Julia Alleyne, MD – Toronto, Canada

Wednesday April 1st

View Recording
Dr. Julia’s website

Optimizing Sleep: Better Rest in Restless Times
Naoya Ogura, OTD, OTR/LCalifornia

Monday March 30th

View recording
Download slides
View resources

Social Connection in the Age of Social Isolation
Jori Fleisher, MD, MCSE – Illinois

Monday March 23rd

View recording

Compassion, Clarity & Community: Using Mindfulness in Uncertain Times
J. Greg Serpa, PhD – California

Friday March 20th

View recording
List of online meditation resources

Staying Active During Social Distancing
Julie Hershberg, PT, DPT, NCS – California

Wednesday March 18th

View recording
List of online exercise opportunities

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