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Non-motor Symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease
September 11, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm EDTFree
Part of the Parkinson’s Disease Lecture Series – Offered in collaboration with Stony Brook Southampton Hospital’s Center For Parkinson’s Disease
Parkinson’s disease is a chronic and progressive disease of the central nervous system, the exact cause is unknown. The nerve cells in the brain that control movement don’t function properly and makes it difficult for persons with Parkinson’s to move normally. Olga McAbee, MD, FAAN, Director of Neurology at Stony Brook Southampton Hospital, will outline the disease progression, as well as the underlying non-motor symptoms that are often a part of this disease. Dr. McAbee will also discuss ways for Parkinson’s patients to maintain a good quality of life. Registration required, limit 40.
Wednesday, September 11, 5:30-6:30 pm
Register using this calendar beginning September 3, at 9:00 am.