The Parkinson's Association of San Diego and

the UC San Diego School of Medicine

are pleased to present

Parkinson's Update for 2011

for people with Parkinson's, their family members,

caregivers and intersted community members.

8:00 - 8:50Registration & visit information tables 
8:50 - 9:00Welcome and Opening Comments 
9:00 - 9:30What is Parkinson's Disease?Irene Litvan, MD
9:30 - 10:00Parkinson's Therapies: Beyond SinemetStephanie Lessig, MD
10:00 - 10:30Thinking & Memory in Parkinson'sVincent Filoteo, PhD
10:30 - 11:00Stretch Break & Visit Information Tables 
11:00 - 11:30Hope for the Future: Parkinson's Disease ResearchEliezer Masliah, MD
11:30 - 12:00DBS, Bringing the Brain in to BalanceDavid Barba, MD
12:00 - 12:15Panel Q&A 
12:15 - 1:15Lunch & Visit Information Tables 
1:15 - 2:00Breakout Sessions 
 A. Parkinson's RehabilitationMichael Lobatz, MD
 B. Atypical Parkinson's DiseaseIrene Litvan, MD
 C. Caregiver's SupportJoanne Hamilton, PhD
 D. Getting the Most Out of LevodopaDavid Song, MD
 E. PD Management ProblemsMelissa Houser, MD
2:00 - 2:15Visit Information Tables & Transition to Breakouts 
2:15 - 3:00Breakout Sessions 
 A. Thornton LOUD or Big 
 B. Young Onset Parkinson's DiseaseStephanie Lessig, MD
 C. Caregiver's SupportJoanne Hamilton, PhD
 D. New Onset Parkinson's TreatmentsDee Silver, MD
 E. PASD Programs & ServicesKaren Jensen
3:00 - 3:30Visit Information Tables & Informal Discussions 

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