Davis Phinney Foundation for Parkinson's Victory Summit
The Davis Phinney Foundation in partnership with the University of Pittsburgh medical Center, West Penn Allegheny Health System and the National Parkinson Founation of Western Pennsylvania, invites people affected by Parkinson's disease to share in an exciting day of information and inspiration by attending The Victory Summit. Featuring both local and national Parkinson's disease experts, The Victory Summit will share the latest research advances and treatment options as well as offer interactive sessions on exercise, swallowing, and other activities to incorporate into daily living.
The Victory Summit is open to people with Parkinson's and their loved ones, and there is no charge to attend. Lunch will be provided and parking is available for $10 at the Convention Center.
Participants will be informed and inspired by a wide range of topics, including:
-Exercise as Medicine
-Parkinson's and Children
-Parkinson's and Cognition
-Strategies for Building and Maintaining Relationships
-Care for the Care Partner
-Panel discussions on deep brain stimulation (DBS) therapy, young-onset Parkinson's, clinical trials
-Exercise sessions on Dance for PD