Search
Login
ASA is the essential resource to cultivate leadership, advance knowledge, and strengthen the skills of those who work with, and on behalf of, older adults.

Text Resize

Diagnosis PD, Now What? Managing the First Few Years with Parkinson’s

Membership Directory

Find ASA members in your area or who share your interest area. Enter a name or click on the magnifying glass to start your search.
 

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Start : 10:00 AM (Pacific)
End : 11:00 AM (Pacific)

Includes complimentary CEUs*

Register Now for Free

“You have Parkinson’s.” Most people with Parkinson’s Disease (PD) remember vividly the moment they heard those words. While a diagnosis is challenging, there are many things you can do early on to take charge and set a strong foundation for your journey with the disease. Learn more by joining a one-hour PDF online seminar led by Suketu Khandhar, M.D., Medical Director, Kaiser Permanente Northern California Movement Disorders Program, Kaiser Permanente Sacramento Medical Center.

Participants in this web seminar will be able to:

  • Identify a care team that can help a person to better navigate Parkinson’s;
  • Learn tips for working with your healthcare team effectively; and,
  • Understand how patient empowerment can lead to improved quality of life.

Presenter:

Suketu Khandhar, MDSuketu Khandhar, M.D., is Medical Director at Kaiser Permanente Northern California Movement Disorders Program, Kaiser Permanente Sacramento Medical Center. A neurologist with specialized training in movement disorders, he is the medical director of a team of specialists who focus on surgical treatments for people living with Parkinson’s disease.

 

 

PLEASE NOTE: This web seminar is being hosted by the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation, and registration will be handled through their website, www.pdf.org.

Questions about registration? Call the PDF at 800-457-6676.

Questions about CEUs? Call ASA at 415-974-9628.

Have technical issues? Call NetBriefings at 866-225-1532.

*This web seminar is approved for AoTA contact hours in addition to CEUs approved for all ASA web seminars.

Stay Connected

Follow American Society on Aging on Facebook   Follow American Society on Aging on LinkedIn   Follow American Society on Aging on Twitter   Subscribe eNewsletter   

Events

Pain Points – How to Overcome the Opioid Crisis Event Details
33rd Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity 2017 Event Details
Evidence for Action in an Aging World Event Details

Jobs

AgeBlog

posted on 07.13.2017

Mental health emerges from the shadows, taking control at end of life, hotels for housing, small miracles through music and connecting the ages, and...  Read More

posted on 07.13.2017

Once depression is detected, older adults face several barriers to mental health care, but attitude is one of the most significant. Many older adults...  Read More