Fifth Annual Parkinson’s Conference: Register Now

Enjoy dynamic presentations & engaging exhibits for free

Saturday, July 23, 2016
C.B. Pennington, Jr. Building
Main Hall

Join us for in-depth presentations as we disseminate information about combating Parkinson’s disease with multiple successful strategies and highlight the importance of the involvement of the Parkinson's community in research and government.

This year we welcome speakers from the Michael J. Fox Foundation, the Parkinson's Action Network, and The Neuromedical Center. The keynote speaker is Dr. Maria De Leon, a motivational speaker and neurologist living with Parkinson's disease. The College of Human Sciences & Education (CHSE) is also pleased to partner with the Neuromedical Center, Abbvie, and Baker Glass for this event.

Attendees are welcome to arrive as early as 8:30 a.m. the day of the conference to sign in and view exhibits. The program begins at 9:15 a.m. and concludes at 2 p.m. 



Kinesiology's Jan Hondzinski's Tai Chi program helps older adults with or without peripheral neuropathy.



About SOK
The LSU School of Kinesiology advances the understanding of physical activity, sport, and health to optimize the quality of life for diverse populations through excellence in teaching, learning, discovery, and engagement.

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About CHSE

The College of Human Sciences & Education (CHSE) is a nationally accredited division of Louisiana State University. The College is comprised of the School of Education, the School of Leadership and Human Resource Development, the School of Kinesiology, the School of Library and Information Science, the School of Social Work, and the University Laboratory School. These combined schools offer 8 undergraduate degree programs and 18 graduate programs, enrolling more than 1,900 undergraduate and 977 graduate students. The College is committed to achieving the highest standards in teaching, research, and service and is continually working to improve its programs.

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