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Parkinson's Educational Programs

NPF Heartland is pleased to partner with Teva for a series of Parkinson’s disease educational programs called "Living Well with Parkinson's: Understanding Parkinson’s Disease and Current Treatments."

Registration is required (see links next to each program below) or by calling the office. The programs are FREE & lunch is provided by Teva!

Program #3

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

11:30am - 1pm
First Presbyterian Church
2415 Clinton Parkway
Lawrence, KS 66047

Featured Presenter: Lawrence Elmer, MD, PhD

Lawrence Elmer joined the faculty of the University of Toledo College of medicine in 1998 where he holds the position of Professor of Neurology and Medical Director of the Center for Neurological Health. He is also director of the Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorder Program within the Department of Neurology.

He has served in a variety of leadership positions throughout the University, recently as President of the Faculty Senate at the University of Toledo Health Science Campus. Dr. Elmer speaks frequently at patient and medical education programs throughout the region and country.

Dr. Elmer's research is primarily focused on emerging medical treatments for Parkinson's disease. His career passion involves caring for people with Parkinson's disease and their families, giving them the opportunity to deal successfully with this disease and enjoy life to the fullest.