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

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

Monday August 17th
12-1 pm PT; 1-2 pm MT; 2-3 pm CT; 3-4 pm ET
Register

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

Monday August 24th
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

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

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

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

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

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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