2021 Parkinson’s Symposium On-Demand

in case you missed it

Earlier this year, UF Health and the Norman Fixel Institute for Neurological Diseases hosted its annual Parkinson’s Symposium virtually for the first time ever. Many thanks to our speakers, participants and the Parkinson’s Foundation sponsor who supported this program. For those who missed the program, we invite you to watch the recording of those talks here.

Bryce Buchowicz, MD

Vision in Parkinson’s Disease

Keynote Program

Leonardo Almeida, MD

Current and Upcoming Therapies in Parkinson’s Disease

Joshua Cooper, PT, DPT

Introduction to Exercise for the Management of Parkinson’s Disease

Bhavana Patel, MD

Intimacy and Sexual Health in Parkinson’s Disease

Carol Chiang, OTR/L, CAPS, ECHM, CHAMP

Optimal Environments for Maximum Function

Addie Patterson, MD

Approach to Care in Advanced PD

Ask the Doctor, Physical Therapist and Occupational Therapist

Dance for Life Exercise Demonstration

About the Author


Heather Simpson, OTR/L

Heather Simpson graduated with a B.S. in Exercise and Sport Science with a minor in Early Education from the University of Florida in 2007. Following…

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