Annual Parkinson’s Symposium

The Symposium is held in partnership with the Sarasota Memorial Health Care System and features presentations from Parkinson’s experts with a special presentation from our partner.

Saturday, January 21st, 2023

9:00am- 12:00pm Sarasota Memorial Health Care Center at
Clark Rd – 5880 Rand Blvd, Sarasota, FL
Doors open at 8:30am | Program begins at 9am

FREE to attend. Registration is required.

Featured Speakers:

“Alternative Treatments for Parkinson’s – Are they useful?”

Dean Sutherland, MD

Board-certified Neurologist specializing in Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders with First Physicians Group of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System, Sarasota, FL

“Ocular Issues in the Parkinson’s Patient”

Jody Abrams, MD

Board certified Ophthalmologist, Neuro-Ophthalmology and Oculo Plastic Surgery Specialist with the Sarasota Retina Institute in Sarasota, FL

Intermission Presentation:

“How to Manage Fatigue with PD” and “What’s New with Therapies”

Margherita Charania, PT, DPT and Cassandra Santiago, OTR/L, MOT, BHS

Thank you to our Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor


Silver Sponsor

Amneal logo

Bronze Sponsors

Acadia Pharmaceuticals

Abbott Laboratories

Tidewell Hospice\ Empath Health