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The Parkinson's Expo

Neuro Challenge Foundation’s signature annually held, day-long event created in 2018 to educate, engage and empower the Parkinson’s community. The Expo is free to attend and features several presenters who are nationally renowned Parkinson’s experts. More than 1,400 people attended the Parkinson’s Expo in 2020 making it the largest event of its kind in the country!

Thank you to all of those that joined us virtually for the 4th Annual Parkinson's Expo on Saturday, June 12th, 2021. If you missed the event, you can still visit the event website to view the Sponsor Hall, resources from partners and care advisors, and the event program. The recorded presentations will be availble on there in just a few weeks. Click below to go to the Parkinson's Expo event website.


Thank You to Our Presenters

9:15AM

"Exploring Exercise for PD"

Danny Bega, MD, MSCI

Associate Professor of Neurology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University Parkinson's Disease & Movement Disorders Center, Chicago, IL.

10:00 AM

"Mind-Body Approaches and Social Connection in Parkinson's"

Indu Subramanian, MD

Clinical Professor of Neurology, University of California, Director of the Parkinson's Disease Research, Education, and Clinical Center at the West Los Angeles Veterans Affairs Hospital, Los Angeles, CA

10:45 AM

"The First and Only Sublingual (Under the Tongue) Short-term Treatment for OFF Times in Parkinson’s Disease”

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.

Sponsored Presentation by Sunovion
11:30 AM

"Natural Therapies and Nutritional Requirements for PD"

Laurie Mischley, ND, PhD, PPH

University of Washington, Department of Radiology, Clinical Research Assistant Professor, Bastyr University Research Institute, Seattle Integrative Medicine, ParK-9 Social Purpose Corp., Seattle, WA.

12:15 PM

PANEL DISCUSSION: "Research, Advocacy & Diversity in Parkinson's"

Michael Okun, MD

Adelaide Lackner Professor and Chair of Neurology, Executive Director, Norman Fixel Institute for Neurological Diseases at UF Health Gainesville, FL

12:45 PM

Q&A with All Presenters

Thanks to the generous support of our donors, sponsors and community partners all Neuro Challenge programs and services, including the Expo, are provided at no charge.

Exclusive Presenting Sponsor

Diamond Sponsor

Platinum Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Sarasota

Pro-Motion Notions

Trulieve

Silver Sponsors

BradBRYAN! Multimedia Inc.

CarePatrol of Greater Sarasota and Town Square Palmer Ranch

Neurocrine

Renstar Medical Research

Rough & Ready

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