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Expert Q&A on the topic of Living with Parkinson’s Disease. Presented by Michael S. Okun, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Neurology, Medical Director, Parkinson’s Foundation.

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Delaram Safarpour, MD, MSCE, discuss the benefits of early referral for patient outcomes, clinical trial participation and equity in care for people with Parkinson’s disease.

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Dr. Amie Hiller is a Movement Disorders physician/neurologist at OHSU and the Parkinson’s Center of Oregon. Dr. Hiller talks about the science behind emotional stress and the brain, and stress reduction and mindfulness successes.

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This Expert Q&A includes Chef Kenny ‘s Golden Blueberry Crisp recipe and cooking demo are part of our 2021 Nutrition Series featuring Dr. Bethany Tennant, naturopathic physician and certified nutrition specialist, and Chef Kenny.

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In today’s world, the challenge of acquiring a new job when one has Parkinson’s disease is a new concern for many. In this Expert Q&A, Pam Capraro and Jessica Huerta, Shirley Ryan AbilityLab Vocational Rehabilitation Counselors, talk about employment challenges for people with Parkinson’s. They discuss disclosing your diagnosis, requesting support or accommodations from your employer, and what those strategies might look for people with Parkinson’s. They will also talk about how a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor could help you navigate work changes, and they’ll introduce a new virtual support group that they have recently developed.

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Expert Q&A on the topic of defining a multidisciplinary approach to Parkinson’s Disease, presented by Suketu M. Khandhar, MD.

Kids of Parkinson's Roundtable

Maydon Grant, Manju Bangalore, and Mike McCastle share their experience as kids with parents living with Parkinson’s.

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Ray Dorsey, MD, co-author of the book Ending Parkinson’s Disease, talks about the factors that contribute to a Parkinson’s diagnosis and steps you can take to reduce your risk.

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Below is the full video from the Expert Q&A: Tools to Improve your Mood with Suzanna Eller, MA, LMHC, NBCC on January 12, 2021. Thank you to our sponsor, Kyowa Kirin, and to all of the generous donations that help support BGF programs.