Upcoming Parkinson's Awareness/Education Events


April 2019 Eastern Iowa Symposium


Join us for the annual Eastern Iowa Parkinson's Symposium, Friday April 26, 2019 at St Patrick's Parish Hall in Cedar Rapids.

Our theme is "Let Your Voice Be Heard".The symposium is for people with Parkinson's, carepartners, family, and friends. The 2019 Eastern Iowa Symposium will offer resource/vendor tables and educational presentations.

Our presenters include:

Megan Batzer, M.A., CCC-SLP- Progressive Rehabilitation - Parkinson’s Voice Project

Dr. Laura Pitts, PhD - University of Northern Iowa - Swallowing Concerns in Parkinson's Disease

Dr Richard Laurent, PhD - Anderson, Arnold, & Partners, L.L.P - Depression, Anxiety, and Communication for Patients and Carepartners

Dr Elizabeth Stegemoller, PhD Iowa State University

Singing in PD, The latest information on research in singing in PD. 

Registration opens Monday, March 4th 2019.

The symposium is FREE and lunch will be provided.

Register for symposium

Parkinson's Awareness Month

Mark April 2019 on your calendars for the annual Parkinson's Awareness Month.

2019 Eastern Iowa Parkinson's Fall Classic Golf Tournament

Join us for our largest fundraiser of the year! Save the date for Saturday, August 24, 2019.

The Fall Classic Golf Tournament will once again be held at Pleasant Valley Golf Course in Iowa City.