Join us on Saturday, April 13, 2024 from from 8:30am-3:00pm at the Hilton Garden Inn Southpointe for our Living Well Parkinson’s Disease Conference. This event is the region’s most comprehensive one-day conference focused on improving the lives of people affected by Parkinson’s Disease.
Attend our Living Well Conference and you will come away feeling inspired by our speakers, more knowledgeable about Parkinson’s disease, have connections to local Parkinson’s resources available to you, and meet people who are also going through their own Parkinson’s journey. Get your tickets today!
Want to see what conference presentations have been like in past? You can watch last years presentations on our YouTube channel. Check them out here.
2024 LIVING WELL CONFERENCE AGENDA
8:30am-9:30am – Registration/Breakfast – Continental breakfast available. Resource vendor area open. Attendee arrive!
9:30am-9:40am – Welcome – Christine Haythorn, CEO PFWPA
9:40am-10:20am – Presentation – Lost in translation: Overcoming communication challenges related to cognition in PD by John Dean, SLP
10:20am-10:30am – Movement Break – Exercise break led by Renee Robinson
10:30am-11:00am – Presentation – Caregiving topic presented by Hope Grows
11:00am-12:00pm – Keynote Presentation – Parkinson’s Play by Matthew Moore and Krista Stauffer with time for Q & A
12:00pm – 1:00pm – Lunch – Break for lunch. Visit resource vendor area.
1:00pm – 2:00pm – Ask the Expert Panel – Ask the Expert Panel with all MDS (Dr Leichliter, Dr Oblack, Dr Suski, Kaci Monhart, CRNP).
2:00pm-2:40pm – Presentation – Dance like a butterfly, Punch like a bee: Should boxing and dance be part of my exercise routine? by Josefa Domingos, PT
2:40pm-3:00pm – Closing Remarks and Evaluations – Casey Peluso, VP Programs and Outreach
Hilton Garden Inn Southpointe
1000 Corporate Drive
Canonsburg, PA 15317
Planning on staying in the hotel the night before so you don’t have to drive to the conference early in the morning? Use our discount code for the Hilton Garden Inn Southpointe here.