BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario - ECPv4.9.9//NONSGML v1.0//EN CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario X-ORIGINAL-URL:https://parkinsonsociety.ca X-WR-CALDESC:Events for Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/Toronto BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0400 TZNAME:EDT DTSTART:20190310T070000 END:DAYLIGHT BEGIN:STANDARD TZOFFSETFROM:-0400 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 TZNAME:EST DTSTART:20191103T060000 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Toronto:20191019T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/Toronto:20191019T153000 DTSTAMP:20191017T091340 CREATED:20151221T201135Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190926T184132Z UID:177-1571475600-1571499000@parkinsonsociety.ca SUMMARY:2019 Regional Parkinson’s Conference DESCRIPTION:The conference is designed to provide information and support to people living and working with Parkinson’s. Our professional speakers are dedicated to helping people live better with Parkinson’s.\n(Registration begins at 8:30)\nBest Western Plus Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre\n591 Wellington Rd\, London\nDr. Gloria Grace\, C. Psych\nDepartment of Psychology and Clinical Neurological Sciences\nUniversity Hospital\, London Health Sciences Centre\nCognitive and Emotional Challenges in Parkinson’s Disease \nDr. Scott Ryan Ph.D\nAssistant Professor\nDepartment of Molecular and Cellular Biology\, University of Guelph\nUnderstanding Stem Cells for Disease Modeling and Regenerative Medicine Approaches in Parkinson’s Disease \nDr. Mandar Jog\, M.D.\, FRCPC\nProfessor\, Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences\, Neuroscience\, Physiology and Pharmacology\, Neurology\, \nSchulich School of Medicine & Dentistry\, Western University\nNew Treatment Options for Parkinson’s Disease \nDave Levac\nFormer MPP for the riding of Brant\nPlaying in the Sandbox Together \nFeaturing an informative Arm Chair Discussion with Dr. Jog and Dave Levac \nClick here for brochure \nRegister Today!\n \nThanks to our Sponsors:\n        Spectrum Therapeutics \n  \n\nWhat attendees have said about past conferences:\n“These conferences are extremely important to Parkinson’s disease patients and caregivers for information and support.”\n“Topics were very informative and current.”\n“(She) was a very interesting speaker. Her knowledge was amazing and explaining everything was just great.”\n___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________\nClick here for recordings from past conferences\n URL:https://parkinsonsociety.ca/event/fall-2019-regional-parkinsons-conference-centre/ LOCATION:Best Western Plus Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre\, 591 Wellington Rd\, London\, Ontario\, N6C 4R3\, Canada CATEGORIES:Featured ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://parkinsonsociety.ca/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/DSC_1868-e1562942976464.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Toronto:20191023T120000 DTEND;TZID=America/Toronto:20191023T130000 DTSTAMP:20191017T091340 CREATED:20190122T210051Z LAST-MODIFIED:20191015T184147Z UID:6480-1571832000-1571835600@parkinsonsociety.ca SUMMARY:WEBINAR: Understanding Motor Symptoms in Parkinson's DESCRIPTION:Presenter:  Dr. Camila Aquino \nDr. Camila Aquino will be discussing motor symptoms of Parkinson’s including freezing\, slow movement\, shaking\, stiffness and balance. \nDr. Aquino received her MD degree at Escola Superior de Ciencias da Santa Casa de Misericordia de Vitoria\, Brazil\, and completed her residency in Neurology at the Federal University of Sao Paulo. Afterwards she continued at the university as preceptor of the neurology residency program and obtained a Master’s degree in neurosciences while training in the Movement Disorders Program. In 2015\, she completed her clinical fellowship at the Toronto Western Hospital\, University of Toronto. Her main areas of interest are Parkinson’s Disease\, Deep Brain Stimulation for treatment of movement disorders\, Clinical Trials and Evidence-based medicine. \nRegister\nA Special Thanks to our Webinar Sponsor:\n \n URL:https://parkinsonsociety.ca/event/webinar-motor-symptoms-of-parkinsons/ LOCATION:Ontario CATEGORIES:Featured ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://parkinsonsociety.ca/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/Camila-Aquino-e1548342177291.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Toronto:20191127T120000 DTEND;TZID=America/Toronto:20191127T130000 DTSTAMP:20191017T091340 CREATED:20191015T180437Z LAST-MODIFIED:20191015T180759Z UID:9519-1574856000-1574859600@parkinsonsociety.ca SUMMARY:WEBINAR: Reducing Risk of Falls in People Living with Parkinson's - A Physiotherapist's Perspective DESCRIPTION:This presentation will provide an overview of the various factors that contribute to falls in people who live with Parkinson’s Disease as well as strategies to help decrease the risk of falling. Considerations to help manage freezing episodes and appropriate exercise interventions will be discussed. \nKarla Andrews is a Registered Physiotherapist who practices in the Guelph-area. She graduated from the University of Manitoba in 1995 and operates Andrews In-Home Physiotherapy. She has a special interest in Parkinson’s and a significant portion of her practice is focused on helping individuals living with the disease to live better. \nRegister\nA Special Thanks to our Webinar Sponsor:\n \n URL:https://parkinsonsociety.ca/event/webinar-reducing-risk-of-falls-in-people-living-with-parkinsons-a-physiotherapists-perspective/ LOCATION:Ontario ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://parkinsonsociety.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Karla-Andrews-e1571151534928.jpg END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Toronto:20191211T140000 DTEND;TZID=America/Toronto:20191211T160000 DTSTAMP:20191017T091340 CREATED:20161018T163410Z LAST-MODIFIED:20191015T185121Z UID:1932-1576072800-1576080000@parkinsonsociety.ca SUMMARY:Holiday Open House DESCRIPTION:Come Mix\, Mingle and Share a Holiday Jingle at our Open House. \nAn afternoon drop-in holiday celebration. Everyone Welcome! \nMunchies and beverages provided \n URL:https://parkinsonsociety.ca/event/holiday-open-house/ LOCATION:Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario\, 117-4500 Blakie Rd\, London\, Ontario\, N6L 1G5\, Canada ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://parkinsonsociety.ca/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/20994-Parkinson-Christmas-Dog-e1571165472312.jpg END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR