Parkinson's Disease Symposium 2020

Join us for our annual Parkinson’s Symposium event. This year, we invite you to learn the latest updates in Parkinson’s treatment from the comfort of your home.

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Registration

This is a free Zoom event, but registration is required ›

Exhibitors

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Date

Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020
8:50 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Questions?

Contact Starlene Moyneur at smoyneur@uci.edu or 949-824-0190.

Agenda

8:50 a.m.
Introduction from the chair
Claire Henchcliffe, MD

8:55 a.m.
Welcome to the 2020 Parkinson’s Symposium
Nicolás Phielipp, MD

9 a.m.
What is the latest in Parkinson’s Disease treatment?
Nicolás Phielipp, MD
20 min. talk, 10 min Q&A 

9:30 a.m.
Complementary and alternative management of Parkinson’s disease
Sanaz Attaripour, MD
20 min. talk, 10 min Q&A

10 a.m. – Break

10:10 a.m.
The cutting edge: Who should consider surgical treatment, and what to expect
David Swope, MD and Frank P.K. Hsu, MD, PhD
20 min. talk, 10 min Q&A

10:40 a.m.
The other face of Parkinson’s disease: Non-motor symptoms
Alejandra Garland, MD
20 min. talk, 10 min Q&A         

11: 10 a.m. – Break

11:20 a.m.
Gait and balance: Falls prevention in Parkinson’s disease
Betsaida Cruz Coble PT, DPT, NCS
20 min. talk, 10 min Q&A 

Noon
Stem cells in Parkinson’s disease
Claire Henchcliffe, MD, DPhil
20 min. talk, 10 min Q&A

12:30 p.m.
Audience is invited to interact with sponsors, support groups and discussions regarding current research at UCI Health.

1 p.m.
Parkinson’s Symposium concludes

 

Livestream

 

Sponsors

Company Name Zoom Invite info Description

Abbott

Abbott

 

Topic: Deep Brain Stimulation with Abbott 
Time: Oct 24, 2020 12:30 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

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https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81688961887

Meeting ID: 816 8896 1887
Deep Brain Stimulation with Abbott technology is putting control back in the hands of people with Parkinson’s.

Abbvie

Abbvie

 

This is not a live event, but visit herenow.abbvie for more information.
 
Duopa is a prescription medicine used to treat motor fluctuations in advanced Parkinson’s disease. Duopa contains two medicines: carbidopa and levodopa, which are among the most commonly prescribed medicines used to treat Parkinson’s.

Adamas

Adamas

 
Join Zoom meeting https://adamaspharma.zoom.us/j/94131758038

877 369 0926 (US Toll Free)
Meeting ID: 941 3175 8038 
Gocovri (amantadine) extended release capsules is indicated for the treatment of dyskinesia in patients with Parkinson’s disease receiving levodopa-based therapy, with our without concomitant dopaminergic medications.
 

Allergan

Allergan

 
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https://allergan.zoom.us/j/7656620088

Meeting ID: 765 662 0088
Passcode: 761339 
BOTOX Therapeutic
 

Amneal

Amneal

 
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https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82049005752?pwd=TVpYbTlPVkJVN2RFSXIybmpsaTJ2QT09

Meeting ID: 820 4900 5752 
Passcode: Rytary
 
RYTARY, an extended-release form of carbidopa/levodopa for the treatment of Parkinson's disease, Parkinson's caused by a brain infection or inflammation, or Parkinson's like symptoms that may result from carbon monoxide or manganese poisoning.

Boston Scientific 

 Boston Sci

 
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https://uci.zoom.us/j/92136751500

Meeting ID: 921 3675 1500
Boston Scientific's Deep Brain Stimulation Directional System is the only true directional system with a directional lead and a battery that allows for each contact to be programmed independently. We offer the smallest rechargeable battery as well as a primary cell option to meet the needs of patients with Parkinson's Disease.

Medtronic

Medtronic

 
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https://medtronic.zoom.us/j/93371356590?pwd=QUFUZngzckdYbFFsQ2FadmsraGd2UT09

Meeting ID: 933 7135 6590
Passcode: medtronic
Passcode: 686264673
Medtronic DBS Therapy for PD with new Percept PC BrainSense Technology.

Merz

Merz

 
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https://zoom.us/j/98957128708?pwd=eEZ3NWJ3YjJTdUVvK2dNMyt6bW80QT09

Meeting ID: 989 5712 8708
Passcode: 3meP03
As a global leader in neurosciences, Merz Therapeutics is committed to improving the lives of patients who suffer from movement disorders, spasticity and other neurological conditions. Our focus on advancing neurotoxin technology has given way to a clinically-proven and time-tested therapy that’s helped more than three million patients worldwide for various conditions.

Neurocrine Biosciences

Neurocrine

 
Join Zoom meeting
https://neurocrine.zoom.us/j/4355045643?pwd=cUtrbVE0THNvazhYWmNyTWZCbCtVdz09
Meeting ID: 435 504 5643
Password: 430192
ONGENTYS® (opicapone) capsules - Ongentys is a prescription medicine used with levodopa and carbidopa in people with Parkinson’s disease (PD) who are having “OFF” episodes.

Community Organizations

OC Tremble Clefs

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Join Zoom meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89957769913?pwd=OEhnRjhZcjdkVXM3ZlcyNjdUY3F5UT09
Meeting ID: 899 5776 9913
Passcode: 979935
The Orange County Tremble Clefs program uses the therapeutic properties of music to improve breathing, swallowing, voice quality and other barriers to communication that can occur with a diagnosis of Parkinson's Disease. The program is FREE to participants and is sponsored by Parkinsons Association of Orange County.

Parkinson's Foundation

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Join Zoom meeting
https://parkinson.zoom.us/j/92299174366?pwd=eTZpbkN3SXFQWkNBRDdnNlYrcEhnUT09
Meeting ID: 922 9917 4366
The Parkinson’s Foundation is committed to making life better for those living with Parkinson’s Disease. We offer a variety of free resources and programs to help those with PD, as well as their family and care partners. 

UCI Health Advancement

UCI Health Advancement

UCI Advancement Brilliant Future

 
Join Zoom meeting
https://uci.zoom.us/j/91319361008?pwd=YmVKbVpnVHhkUEFlYTdISVJYcllCdz09

Meeting ID: 913 1936 1008
Passcode: 829945
UCI Brilliant Future campaign with Health Advancement

Make a contribution to the Parkinson's & Movement Disorders Program and find out more about the new UCI Medical Center Irvine-Newport.