2009 Edward I. Rudman Parkinson's Disease Patient and Caregiver Symposium

This webcast was created from the Edward I. Rudman Parkinson's Disease Patient and Caregiver Symposium: Non Motor Aspects of Parkinson's Disease which took place on October 31, 2009 at The Conference Center at Harvard Medical. Topics covered are important nonmotor aspects of Parkinson's disease such as depression, anxiety, sleep disorders, autonomic disturbances, and cognitive deficits which often impact the quality of life of patients with Parkinson's disease as much as or even more than motor symptoms. Intended for patients and caregivers

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Faculty

Daniel Tarsy MD
Director, Parkinson's Disease & Movement Disorders Center
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Professor in Neurology
Harvard Medical School

Ronald F. Pfeiffer MD
Professor and Vice Chair
Department of Neurology
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Memphis, TN

Daniel Cohen MD
Sleep Laboratory
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Instructor in Neurology
Department of Neurology
Harvard Medical School

Christopher Gibbons MD
Autonomic Laboratory
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Assistant Professor in Neurology
Harvard Medical School

David K. Simon MD, PhD
Parkinson's Disease & Movement Disorders Center
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Associate Professor in Neurology
Harvard Medical School

Cynthia Wise Wagner, MS, CCC-SLP
Clinical Program Coordinator
Voice, Speech, and Swallowing Service
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Daniel Press, MD
Parkinson's Disease & Movement Disorders Center
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Assistant Professor in Neurology
Harvard Medical School

Margaret O'Connor PhD
Director of Neuropsychology
Behavioral Neurology Unit
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Associate Professor in Neurology
(Neuropsychology)
Harvard Medical School

Ludy C. Shih MD
Parkinson's Disease & Movement Disorders Center
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Instructor in Neurology
Harvard Medical School

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MDS and BIMDC would like to give a special thanks to Edward I. Rudman for his generous support of this symposium. We also thank Boehringer Ingelheim, Teva Neuroscience, and UCB Pharma for their kind support of this meeting.

 

     

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