2020 Parkinson's Disease Conference - Living Well with Parkinson's

Sep 25, 2020 Allied Health Other

2020 Parkinson's Disease Conference - Living Well with Parkinson's

Description

Join with healthcare professionals, Persons with Parkinson's (PwPs) and Caregivers as all learn from experts about the various facets of living well with this disease. Exhibitors will be on-hand with Parkinson's related products and services.

This educational activity was planned with Mission Health Neurosciences; planned with and supported by an educational grant from the Parkinson's Foundation and supported by an educational grant from the Carolina Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program.

This educational activity is offered to attend on-site at MAHEC, or virtually via Webex.

By registering for this conference, you are granting permission for some of your participant information to be shared with the Parkinson’s Foundation.

Planned and Supported with

ParkinsonCGEC


This project is supported by funds from the Bureau of Health Professions (BHPr), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) under grant number # 2U1QHP28734 Carolina Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by the BHPr, HRSA, DHHS or the U.S. Government. The Center for Aging and Health, Carolina Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program also provided support for this activity.

Target Audience

Healthcare Providers, Persons with Parkinson's, and Family Members/Caregivers.

Objectives

  • Describe the current medical management of Parkinson’s Disease
  • Empower persons with Parkinson’s Disease to increase activity and healthy habits
  • Utilize regional resources to enhance living well with Parkinson’s Disease

Faculty

  • Brian H. Asbill, MD, FACC
  • Cynthia Camp, RYT
  • Robert DeBrecht, MS
  • Annie Long
  • Rebecca McGowan, PA-C
  • Stephen A. Miller, DDS
  • LoriKay Payden, BS, MS
  • Steve Quam
  • Duff A. Rardin, MD
  • Connie Schrader, MA, PhD, BCIA
  • Della J. Simon, MD, MPH
  • Linda Sprouse, MEd

Sessions

2020 Parkinson's Disease Conference - Living Well with Parkinson's - Webinar Only
9/25 9:00 AM–4:10 PM

Waiting List Only To join the On-site at MAHEC wait list, please contact: MAHEC Registration
9/25 9:00 AM–4:10 PM

If you are registering a couple or for another party along with yourself, please include the name in the 'comments' field on the registration.
9/25 9:00 AM–4:10 PM

Choose Concurrent Session

A. Caring for the Caregiver and Memory Issues in Parkinson’s - for Webinar Participants
9/25 1:00 PM–2:00 PM
B. Dance for Parkinson’s – for Webinar Participants
9/25 1:00 PM–2:00 PM

Credits

.000

Self-Reported Credit
Occupational Therapist/ Assistant - As of July 1, 2018, the NCBOT no longer accepts applications for pre-approval of CCAs. OT practitioners need to make sure they are completing activities that comply with Section .0800 of the NCBOT Rules. 5.50 CCAs. Please select contact hours for your certificate.

.000

Self-Reported Credit
Speech-Language Pathologists - Mountain AHEC will issue Certificates of Completion only; the participant must self-track and record the certificate for ASHA Certification documentation. Up to 5.50 hours. Please select contact hours for your certificate.

.600 CEU

The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.60 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

5.000 NCBPTE Contact Hours

Physical Therapist / Assistant

MAHEC, as part of the NC AHEC system, is a NCBPTE-approved provider of continuing competence for activities directly related to physical therapy. NCBPTE: 5.00 contact hours. Attendee is responsible for reporting this educational activity in the proper NCBPTE continuing competence category. Reporting requirements are based on whether participant attended in-person or virtually.

5.500 Contact Hours

MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 5.50 Contact Hours.

Fees

$75.00 Early Registration Fee - Healthcare Provider
Applies 1/6/20–9/18/20
$25.00 Early Registration Fee - Person with Parkinson's Disease, Caregiver, or Student (proof of enrollment required at check-in)
Applies 1/6/20–9/18/20
$40.00 Early Registration Fee - Couple - Person with Parkinson's Disease plus Caregiver
Applies 1/6/20–9/18/20
FREE My fee was paid for by "Couple - Person with Parkinson's Disease plus Caregiver." Please complete a separate registration for the second party.
Applies 1/22/20–9/25/20
$90.00 Registration Fee - Healthcare Provider
Applies 9/19/20–9/25/20
$40.00 Registration Fee - Person with Parkinson's Disease, Caregiver, or Student (proof of enrollment required at check-in)
Applies 9/19/20–9/25/20
$55.00 Registration Fee - Couple - Person with Parkinson's Disease plus Caregiver
Applies 9/19/20–9/25/20
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