Brevard Parkinson's Support Group Calendar of Events

Brevard Parkinson's Support Group Calendar of Events


Sep 28 BPSG Mtg - Sharing & Emergency Preparedness, etc

Thursday, September 28th, 2017 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Address: The Fountains, 4451 Stack Blvd. Melbourne Florida 32901

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Directions: The Fountains, 4451 Stack Blvd., Melbourne, FL 32901

September 28 - 1:30-3:30  -  Due to difficulties as a result of hurricane Irma, Dr. Isaacson will not be able to be with us for our September meeting but will join us for our February meeting.  Instead we will have sharing and discussion, topics to include Emergency Preparedness, update on the October Care Fair, etc.   See you there!

Our montly meetings are held at the Fountains, 4451 Stack Blvd, Melbourne, FL 32901 on the fourth Thursday of each month from 1:30 - 3:30, except for November and December.


Oct 6 - Care Partners Support Group

Friday, October 6th, 2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

Address: Riverview Senior Resort, 3490 Gran Ave NE Palm Bay Florida 32905

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The South Brevard Parkinson's Care Partners Support Group will meet Friday Morning, October 6, at 10:00 at RiverView Senior Resort, 3490 Gran Ave., Palm Bay, FL.  

Jonathan Kennedy from ABBVIE, who will tell us about a new development in the treatment of Parkinson's Disease, the Duopa Parkinson's Pump.    For more info contact Jack Bibb at 321-723-7954 (H)  321-432-0667 (Cell).


***Oct 26 Our Annual Care Fair at the Hilton Rialto***

Thursday, October 26th, 2017 - 10:00am - 1:30pm

Address: Hilton Rialto, 200 Rialto Pl Melbourne Florida 32901

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Directions: 200 Rialto Pl, Melbourne, FL 32901

Oct 26 Our Annual Care Fair at the Hilton Rialto A1A, 10:00 am to 1:30  FREE EVENT for Parkinson's patients and their caregivers

Registration Required  Seating is limited - RSVP by calling 321-622-5845 or by emailing s_m_kresp@msn.com

Talks include...

"Research 101: The Latest in Medical Advancements for the Treatment of Parkinson's Disease" presented by Dr. Nisha Chhabria, Movement Disorder Specialist at the Parkinson's Disease & Movement Disorders Center of Boca Raton.

"The Journey Bigins with a Thousand Steps - Thriving with Parkinson's", presented by John C. Alexander, Ambassador for the Davis Phinney Foundation.

"Get It On Time - Advocating for Yourself in the Hospital, presented by Rebecca Hahessy, Program Director of the American Parkinson's Disease Association.

 


Oct 28 - Partners in Parkinson's Orlando Event

Saturday, October 28th, 2017 - 8:00am - 2:30pm

Address: Hilton Orlando 6001 Destination Parkway Orlando Florida 32819

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Oct 28, 2017, from 8am to 2:30pm, Partners in Parkinson's heads to Orlando to provide a full day of educational seminars and panel discussions.  A resource fair will also be featured.  The event is free and breakfast and lunch will be provided for all registered attendees.  

To register and for more information go to https://www.tfaforms.com/4602020.

The event will be held at the Hilton Orlando, 6001 Destination Parkway, Orlando, FL  32819

Parnters in Parkinson's is a collaboration between the Michael J Fox Foundation and AbbVie.  Their website is https://www.partnersinparkinsons.org/


Dec 6 BPSG Christmas Party!

Thursday, December 7th, 2017 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm

On Dec 7 we will have our BPSG Christmas Party.  

More info to follow as the date approaches...