2019 Parkinson Disease Symposium

Friday, Jul 26, 2019

8:00am – 3:30pm

Online registration is now closed. If you would still like to register to attend, call our office at 414-312-6990.

8:00 – Registration, Resource Fair, and Continental Breakfast

9:00 – Welcome and Main Session
Sleep Issues Associated with Parkinson Disease
Gary Leo, DO, Ascension Health Care

10:50 – Morning Breakout Sessions – attendees choose from 1 of 3 topics:
Caregivers:
Using the Tools in Your Toolkit | D.R. Salerno, Amada Senior Care
Disease Management: Nutrition & Complementary Medicine | Dacy Reimer, APNP-C, Lakeside Neurocare
Activity: Music Therapy | Lynnae Sis & Jackie Immekus, VMP Healthcare & Community Living

11:50 – Lunch, Resource Fair

1:00 – Afternoon Breakout Sessions – attendees choose from 1 of 3 topics:
Caregivers:
Reducing Caregiver Stress | Dr. Randall Hammett, Hammett Clinic of Chiropractic
Disease Management:
Speech & Swallowing | Katie Teijido, CCC-SLP, Aurora Medical Center Summit
Activity:
Parkinson’s Exercise | Chris Potter, DPT, Aurora Medical Center Grafton

2:20 – Main Session
Ask the Doctors
Karen Blindauer, MD, Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin
Taylor Finseth, MD, Aurora Neuroscience Innovation Institute

3:30 – Conclusion

Register by July 12, 2019. Walk-ins will not be admitted.

PARKING:
Lot parking is available at N 6th Street & Wells Street for a fee.
Garage parking is available at Milwaukee Hilton for a fee.

HOTEL:
Hilton Milwaukee City Center | 414-271-7250
$119/night – Click here to be redirected to the Hilton’s website to reserve a room in the WPA Room Block. $10/car for overnight parking

Event Location

Wisconsin Center
400 W. Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI, 53203

Event Fees

# of attendees
FREE