The next monthly support group meeting will be Thursday, July 13. The speaker will be Megan Dooley, Occupational Therapist from the University of Mary.
After our meeting, we are all invited to St. Gabriel’s Open House, from 4-6pm in the new chapel at St. Gabriel’s Community.
The monthly support group meeting for Thursday, June 8 will feature the following speaker:
He will be talking about DUOPA, a new procedure for helping control some of the symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease.
The monthly support group meeting for Thursday, May 11 will feature the following speakers:
Dr. Syed Shiraz Hyder
VP Medical Affairs/Chief Medical Officer, Neurologist at CHI St. Alexius Health
speaking on the History of Parkinson’s
Certified Therapists from St. Gabriel’s
speaking on the Big and Loud Program
Here are the race details for Saturday’s Race for Parkinson’s!
Registration starts at 7:30 a.m. at the Community Shelter in Sertoma Park
Race times are:
- 1 mile walk/run 8:30 a.m.
- 10K/5K competitive Run: 9 a.m.
- Kids run:9:45 a.m.
Here is a map of the course:
Governor Doug Burgum proclaims April as Parkinson’s Awareness Month in North Dakota
To view the proclamation, click here Parkinson’s Awareness Proclamation 2017
The meeting for the Bismarck Parkinson’s Support Group has been changed from the regular meeting day (2nd Thursday of the month) to Monday, March 20 at 3:00 at St. Gabriel’s Community, 4580 Coleman St in Bismarck.
The change in date is due to special guest speakers Rose Wichmann and Joan Gardner from the Struther’s Parkinson’s Center in Minneapolis. You won’t want to miss this great presentation! See you there!
Our Next Monthly Meeting:
February 9, 2017
3 – 4:30 p.m.
St. Gabriel’s Community
4580 Coleman Street
Bismarck ND 58503
Northern Plains Dance – Katherine Adams
University of Mary – Megan Dooley, PT Dept
Mid-Dakota Clinic – Shantel, Health Coach