Note:  These videos are for educational purposes only, and are not meant to be, or replace, medical advice. Please consult with your physician about your treatment regimen.


Parkinson’s in the Older Adult
Dr. Alex Peel
Geriatrician, Royal Oaks Health and Wellness Centre

How the Transmission of Alpha-Synuclein Elicits Parkinson’s Disease Pathologies
Morgan Stykel
PhD Graduate Student

Sleep Tight! Night Time Issues with Parkinson’s
Dr. Mary Jenkins
Movement Disorders Neurologist and Associate Professor at Western University

Communication Strategies for CarePartners
Kerry King
Speech Language Pathologist, Connect Speech Therapy

Crooner Tunes on a Tuesday Afternoon
Rick Kish, accompanied by Nevin Campbell (Piano), Larry Ernewein (Bass), Sandy McKay (Drummer), Derrick Beckford (Sound & Stream)

Living in a COVID World How a pandemic impacts individuals with Parkinson’s and the research
Dr. Quincy Almeida

The Power of Perseverance
Tim Hague Sr.
The Amazing Race Canada winner, Person with Parkinson’s

Cognitive Changes in Parkinson’s
Dr. Amer Burhan
Clinician Investigator and Endowed Chair for Applied Mental Health Research (University of Toronto)

Parkinson’s and Your Pharmacist
Alison Tario
Pharmacist, Roulston’s Pharmacy


Fall 2020 Regional Virtual Conference Presentations:

Advances in Gait and Motor Symptom Rehabilitation in Parkinson’s Disease
Dr. Quincy Almeida
Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education
Director, Movement Disorders and Rehabilitation Centre

Mental Health and Other Non-Motor Features of Parkinson’s Disease
Dr. Patricia Rosebush
Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University

Improving the Diagnostic Imaging of Parkinson’s Disease
Erind Alushaj
Research Student, Western University

Fall 2019 Regional Conference Presentations:

Cognitive and Emotional Challenges in Parkinson’s Disease
Dr. Gloria Grace
Department of Psychology and Clinical Neurological Sciences University Hospital, LHSC

Understanding Stem Cells for Disease Modeling and Regenerative Medicine Approaches in Parkinson’s Disease
Dr. Scott Ryan
Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Guelph

New Treatment Options for Parkinson’s Disease
Dr. Mandar Jog
Movement Disorders Specialist
Director, Movement Disorders Clinic, London Health Sciences Centre, London

Playing in the Sandbox Together
Dave Levac
Former MPP for the Riding of Brant
Public Leadership for Change Distinguished Visiting Professor at McMaster University

Arm Chair Discussion
Dr. Mandar Jog and Dave Levac