Birmingham Symposium

2015 Birmingham Symposium: Living Your Best Life with Parkinson’s Disease

The Parkinson Association of Alabama (PAA) is thrilled to host its annual Birmingham Symposium on Saturday, June 13 at the Embassy Suites in Hoover from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Register online now!

Check-in and Breakfast are from 8:00 – 8:30 AM. The program is from 8:45 AM – 1:00 PM and includes a boxed lunch. Admission is free with registration, but donations are appreciated and may be submitted online or at the event. Space is limited, so we do encourage everyone interested in attending to register online.

The theme for this years forum is Living Your Best Life with Parkinson’s and we encourage anyone affected by PD to attend. Whether you’re a PD patient, caregiver, medical professionalthought leader, or simply want know more – the Birmingham Symposium offers something for everyone.

Contact the PAA Executive Director, Mary T Miller, for more information.

 

Save the Date! Countrified Rock for Research 2015

The 2015 Countrified Rock for Research event is set for September 24 at The Metropolitan Club. Hosted by Team Cantore, this annual celebration of great people, food, and music features a live performance by Jeffrey Steel with all proceeds benefitting research towards a cure for Parkinson’s disease. Save the date for this great event and stay tuned for more details.

Click this link to purchase tickets!

Save the Date! Taste for a Cure 2015

Just a reminder to save the date Birmingham! Our annual “Taste for a Cure” fundraising event is Thursday, April 23 at 6:30 PM. Join us at Old Car Heaven for another great evening of unique food, beer, and wine pairings conceived and prepared by an all-star team of local chefs including Chris Hastings. We’ll top off the evening with live and silent auctions so stay tuned for more details on this can’t miss event that benefits Parkinson disease research programs.

Options to purchase tickets online will be available soon. Please check the website again soon for information on purchasing tickets or follow-us on Facebook and Twitter. If you’d like to be a sponsor for this event, contact Mary T Miller at maryt@parkinsonalabama.org for more information.

 

 

Taste for a Cure 2015

Save the date Birmingham! Our annual “Taste for a Cure” fundraising event will be held on Thursday, April 23 at 6:30 PM. Join us at Old Car Heaven for another great evening of unique food, beer, and wine pairings conceived and prepared by an all-star team of local chefs including Chris Hastings. We’ll top off the evening with live and silent auctions so stay tuned for more details on this can’t miss event that benefits Parkinson disease research programs.

 

 

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Stay tuned for our next event!

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The Parkinson Disease Southern Symposium

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When: November 13-16, 2014
Where: The Spartanburg Marriott,  299 North Church Street, Spartanburg South Carolina 29306
This event is free to attend. For more information and to register please visit http://pdsummit.org
Below are additional details for the Victory Summit, part of that same weekend.
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The Victory Summit

Saturday, November 15, 2014
Plus Community Activities Thursday 11/13 – Sunday 11/16
Greenville/Spartanburg, SC

Join the Davis Phinney Foundation and our SC partners for a moving day of information and inspiration.  The Victory Summit Symposium focuses on the actions people living with Parkinson’s can take today to improve their quality of life. Featuring researchers, clinicians and physical therapists in the field ofmovement disorders, The Victory Summit provides a range of tools and options that people with Parkinson’s can use to live well today.

This event is FREE of charge to all registered attendees.  Register TODAY.

Details about additional athletic and cultural events hosted by the localParkinson’s community are also provided under the link below.  Planned activities for Thursday,Friday and Saturday include a fun run, ballet for PD and more.

Click here to register or get more details about the weekend.

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