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2 Reminders: September support group meeting & Partners in Parkinson’s event

September support group meeting:
When: Saturday, September 27, 10:00 am – 12 noon

Where:  Sunrise at Fair Oaks,  3rd floor, 3750 Joseph Siewick Dr, Fairfax.
Click here to view location on a map

Speaker Jennifer Robinson will talk about how massage therapy can benefit people living with Parkinsons.
For more information about Jennifer, please click here.

You’re welcome to bring refreshments for when we take a break to stretch our legs. All contributions welcome!

Partners in Parkinsons
When:  Sunday, October 12, 2014, 9 am to 3:30 pm
Registration and breakfast at 8:00 am

Where: Washington Hilton,  1919 Connecticut Ave NW Washington, D.C.

Hello Everyone –

We welcome you and your family or friends to come to the Partner’s in Parkinsons event which is being held on Sunday, October 12, 2014 at the Washington Hilton.

In June, we were fortunate to have attended the Partners in Parkinson’s (PiP) event in NYC, put on by the Michael J Fox Foundation,  Abbvie, and The Davis Phinney Foundation.

It was a day of education and learning to live well with Parkinson’s. There are many topics which are a part of this day long educational seminar including: Why a Movement Disorder Specialist is important, how to work with your Movement Disorder Specialist, importance of research and clinical trials, living well with Parkinson’s disease, information from medical professionals from our DC/MD/VA area along with people living with Parkinsons and more!  Not only are there great speakers and topics, there is an exhibitor area which includes support groups, exercise opportunities, medical centers, and health care service providers.

The event is free. Breakfast and lunch are included.

To learn more and register online visit: https://www.partnersinparkinsons.org/attend-an-event.
Click here for the flyer for this event.

We would appreciate if you would share this information with anyone you think would benefit from participating in this day.

Thank you for your time.

Karl & Angela Robb
Fairfax City PD Support Group
home phone: 703-277-9666
email: angela.robb@cox.net

 

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