Parkinson’s Disease Research, Education and Clinical Centers
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FOR PATIENT & FAMILIES
Education & Support:
2016 PADRECC Education and Support Group schedule. Held at McGuire VAMC, usually the 4th Thursday of the month from 1-3pm. Call 804-675-6952 for more information.
Support Groups in Virginia - download here
List of Movement Disorder Exercise Classes in Richmond area, Central and Eastern Virginia
Friday, 4 March 2016 from 1-2:30 pm - Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) Education and Support Telephone Conference Call, for Veterans that have a DBS stimulator. Download flyer. RSVP to Miriam Hirsch, RN at (804) 675-6284 if you are able to attend. On the day of the program, call 1-800-767-1750 and enter code 70482#.
Saturday, 12 March 2016 from 9:30am until 1pm - Essential Tremor Seminar at Libbie Mill Library in Richmond, VA. Download flyer for more information. Register here: http://et2016march12.eventbrite.com Contact Lynn Klanchar (804) 675-6952 for more information.
National PADRECC Website www.parkinsons.va.gov/patients.asp
APDA Richmond Metro Chapter www.parkinsonrichmond.com
APDA Hampton Roads Chapter www.hrparkinsons.com
VCU Parkinson's and Movement Disorder Center www.parkinsons.vcu.edu
Parkinson's Disease Foundation (PDF) www.pdf.org
National Parkinson Foundation (NPF) www.parkinson.org
American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA) www.apdaparkinson.org
PD Plan for Life www.pdplan4life.com
Exercise Helpline for People with PD - Toll Free Number: 888-606-1688 - established at the Center for Neurorehabilitation at Boston University and sponsored by National Resource Center for Rehabilitation with support from APDA. Click for more information.
Davis Phinney Foundation - The Living Well Challenge Webinars
SCAN-ECHO Programs for Clinicians at Richmond PADRECC: Neurology Movement Disorders held 1st Friday of every month from 12-1pm ET. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
National PADRECC Website www.parkinsons.va.gov/clinicians.asp