Parkinson’s Disease Support Group of the Mid-Hudson Valley, Inc.
                                                     2017 Programs
                                (See "Meetings" section for times and place)

January             27       "Care Partners/Parkinson's Partners"
                                    Separate Simultaneous Discussions

February           24       "The Duopa Stomach Pump: A Patient's Story"
                                    Heintje A. Calara BSN, MA, RN; Duopa Nurse, Northeast Region (Abbvie)
                                    Duopa PD Patient Volunteer
March               24        "Stay on Your Feet!  Fall Prevention and Balance"
                                    Anne Lancellotti, PT, DPT
                                    Dutchess County Office for the Aging, A Matter of Balance Master Trainer
April                 28        "Care Partners/Parkinson's Partners
                                    Separate Simultaneous Discussions

April                 30        Annual Parkinson's Awareness Walk
                                    Walkway Over the Hudson  1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
                                    Meet at the Poughkeepsie entrance

May                  26        "The New 'Infinity' Device for Deep Brain Stimulation"
                                    Joseph Pagano; Territory Manager, St. Jude Medical (now Abbott)
                                    With Ritesh Ramdhani, MD; neurologist, Mt. Sinai Hospital, NYC
June                 23         "Keeping Up and Keeping On with PD"
                                      Ruth H. Walker, MD, PhD, Neurologist
                                      Castle Point and James J. Peters VAMCs
                                      Professor of Neurology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

July                 28           "Care Partners/Parkinson's Partners"
                                      Separate Simultaneous Discussions