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PDIQ Florida
Parkinson's IQ + You

Parkinson's IQ + You, South Florida

Registration opening Fall 2020 for our rescheduled event on January 30, 2021

Event Details

Date and Time: January 30, 2021, 8 am - 2:45 pm
Registration and Partner Expo open at 8 am; program begins at 9 am.

Venue: The Diplomat
3555 South Ocean Drive, Hollywood, FL 33019

Parking: Parking will be validated for all attendees. Parking will be available at the self-park garage located directly across the street from the hotel, including handicapped spaces. A staff member located at registration will provide a sticker for validation for the self-park garage. Valet parking will be available in the Lower Convention Entrance on the resort side (located directly south of the main entrance). To access, pull into the valet ramp at the resort entrance and stay in your right lane to access the Lower Convention Entrance. Valet validation is not needed as attendants at valet will assist. Please allow extra time for parking when arriving to the event.

Accessibility: The event will take place on the second floor in and around the Grand Ballroom. Escalators and elevators are available from the ground level valet entry of the hotel and directly from the self-park garage via sky bridge.

Meals: Registered participants will enjoy complimentary breakfast and lunch. We will make every effort to accommodate dietary restrictions.

Cost: Free. There is no cost to attend Parkinson's IQ + You events, thanks to support from our generous sponsors.

More information is available in the FAQs

Program Schedule
8:00 - 9:00
Registration and Breakfast
The Partner Expo begins and guests can enjoy a welcome breakfast.
9:00 – 9:15
Welcome and Introduction
A member of the Foundation's staff provides an overview of the day's program.
9:15 – 9:45
If I Knew Then What I Know Now
Parkinson's patients and family members offer advice and experience about living well with the disease.
9:45 – 10:45
Seeing a Movement Disorder Specialist
A patient and care partner go through typical appointments with a movement disorder specialist and provide tips on getting the most out of your visit.
10:45 – 11:25
Morning Break
11:25 - 12:40
Exploring the Latest Parkinson’s Research
Researchers discuss progress, challenges and reasons for optimism in the effort to develop therapies for Parkinson’s.
12:40 - 1:45
Lunch
1:45 - 2:35
Building Your Care Team
Medical professionals who treat all aspects of Parkinson’s — mind and body — join the moderator to discuss how to create your care team and update it as needs change.
2:35 - 2:45
Closing Session: Turning Education into Action
Panelists share ways to get more involved in the Parkinson's community, research and care.

Event Sponsors

These events are brought to you by ACADIA Pharmaceuticals, with support provided by Voyager Therapeutics and additional members of the Parkinson's Disease Education Consortium, an alliance of biotechnology and pharmaceutical firms who support The Michael J. Fox Foundation’s commitment to furnishing high-quality educational resources for the Parkinson's community.

Parkinson's IQ + You Sponsors

National Partners

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