Events

Calendar of Events

From a keynote speaker series about groundbreaking treatments, to monthly gatherings that build our community and a day of service designed to enrich the lives of those affected by YOPD, we hope you’ll keep your calendar up to date. We look forward to meeting you at an upcoming event.

    • 09/27/2022
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Virtual Event
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    YOPN Monthly Member Community Gathering

    September 27, 2022 - 7:00 - 8:00 PM EDT


    On the fourth Tuesday of each month, YOPN members come together to learn, engage, and support one another.  It's a great opportunity to connect with fellow members, share experiences and insights about living with YOPD,  discuss personal challenges as well as potential opportunities, and learn how others thrive beyond diagnosis.  This is your safe space - a place you can be real with others who understand what you're experiencing.


    Don't miss this opportunity to connect with YOPN members and explore what's possible as you create your own path forward.  

    • 10/11/2022
    • 7:00 PM
    • Virtual Event
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    Speaker Series: Dr. Mindy Bixby D.O.

    October 11, 2022 - 7:00 PM EDT


    Managing OFF Episodes in Parkinson's Disease

    Dr. Mindy Bixby will be discussing the following topics:

    • What causes Motor Symptoms in PD?
    • How are motor symptoms in PD treated, and what are OFF episodes?
    • How can APOKYN help treat OFF episodes?
    • What support programs are available?


    About Dr. Mindy Bixby D.O.

    Dr. Bixby is a neurologist who specializes in movement disorders and brain injury medicine. As a movement disorder specialist, Dr. Bixby cares for patients with essential tremor, Parkinson's disease, ataxia and rare movement disorders. Her research involves developing new therapies for Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders. She has a special interest in exploring neurorehabilitative modalities to improve functional independence in patients with movement disorders.

    • 10/25/2022
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Virtual Event
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    YOPN Monthly Member Community Gathering

    October 25, 2022 - 7:00 - 8:00 PM EDT


    On the fourth Tuesday of each month, YOPN members come together to learn, engage, and support one another.  It's a great opportunity to connect with fellow members, share experiences and insights about living with YOPD,  discuss personal challenges as well as potential opportunities, and learn how others thrive beyond diagnosis.  This is your safe space - a place you can be real with others who understand what you're experiencing.


    Don't miss this opportunity to connect with YOPN members and explore what's possible as you create your own path forward.  

    • 11/07/2022
    • 7:00 PM
    • Virtual Event
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    Speaker Series: Dr. Laurie Mischley

    November 7, 2022 - 7:00 PM EDT


    Dr. Mischley has presented to YOPN several times in the past and she has always provided valuable knowledge and information to our community. Don't miss this upcoming session with YOPN members in a more informal environment where she will speak "off the cuff" on her latest research findings and current/future initiatives related to Parkinson's Disease.  There will be ample time for Q&A, so bring your questions!

    About Dr. Laurie Mischley

    Dr. Laurie K. Mischley, ND, MPH, earned her medical degree in Naturopathic Medicine (ND) at Bastyr University and her degrees in Epidemiology (MPH) and Nutritional Sciences (PhD) at the University of Washington. She earned her B.S. in Nutritional Sciences from Pennsylvania State University. Her work is focused on identifying the nutritional requirements unique to people with Parkinsonism.

    • 11/22/2022
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Virtual Event
    Registration is closed

    YOPN Monthly Member Community Gathering

    November 22, 2022 - 7:00 - 8:00 PM EDT


    On the fourth Tuesday of each month, YOPN members come together to learn, engage, and support one another.  It's a great opportunity to connect with fellow members, share experiences and insights about living with YOPD,  discuss personal challenges as well as potential opportunities, and learn how others thrive beyond diagnosis.  This is your safe space - a place you can be real with others who understand what you're experiencing.


    Don't miss this opportunity to connect with YOPN members and explore what's possible as you create your own path forward.  

    • 12/20/2022
    • 7:00 PM
    • Virtual Event
    Registration is closed

    YOPN Monthly Member Community Gathering

    December 20, 2022 - 7:00 - 8:00 PM EDT


    On the fourth Tuesday of each month, YOPN members come together to learn, engage, and support one another.  It's a great opportunity to connect with fellow members, share experiences and insights about living with YOPD,  discuss personal challenges as well as potential opportunities, and learn how others thrive beyond diagnosis.  This is your safe space - a place you can be real with others who understand what you're experiencing.


    Don't miss this opportunity to connect with YOPN members and explore what's possible as you create your own path forward.  

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