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One Step at a Time: Managing Gait and Balance Issues in Parkinson's (Webinar Audio)

Gait and balance struggles can take many forms. Whether it’s a drag, shuffling or freezing, walking challenges can create major safety risks and immense frustration for people with and without Parkinson’s. In this audio from our Third Thursdays Webinar, hear experts discuss the many facets of these issues and provide insights on how to better manage your day-to-day mobility. From cueing devices to simple, at-home exercises, our expert panel covers emerging research and tips to improve walking, gait and balance.    

Expert Panelists:  

Host, MJFF Patient Council Member and Yale University Associate Professor, Becca Miller, PhD, leads a discussion with:  

  • Alfonso Fasano, MD, PhD 
    Professor and Chair at the University of Toronto
  • Anat Mirelman, PhD  
    Professor at Tel Aviv University
  • Terry Ellis, PhD, PT, NCS  
    Associate Professor and Chair, Boston University

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View a transcript of this podcast.  

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