Parkinson's Conference

The annual Mid-Missouri Parkinson's Disease Patient and Caregiver Conference was held Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at the Holiday Inn Executive Center. 

Want to see what the conference is all about? Watch the presentations from 2018.

Conference Schedule

  • 8-8:30 a.m. — Registration
  • 8:30-8:40 a.m. — Welcome — Patsy Ponder Dalton
  • 8:40-9:30 a.m. — My Parkinson's Disease — Syed Shah, MD
  • 9:30-10:20 a.m. — Urological Issues in Parkinson's Disease — Mark Wakefield, MD
  • 10:20-11:10 a.m. — Balance and Falls in Parkinson's Disease — Junaid Siddiqui, MD, MRCP
  • 11:10-11:20 a.m. — Break
  • 11:20 a.m.-12:10 p.m. — Being the Caregiver of a Loved One with Parkinson's Disease — Mary Cunningham, APRN, AOCN
  • 12:10-1 p.m. — Apathy, Memory and Behavior in Parkinson's Disease — Joel Shenker, MD, PhD
  • 1-1:10 p.m. — Parkinson's Disease Support Groups and Announcements — Patsy Ponder Dalton
  • 1:10-1:25 p.m. — Question-and-Answer Panel

Presenters 

Patsy Ponder Dalton
Co-facilitator of the Columbia Parkinson’s Support Group,
Co-founder and co-facilitator of the Lake of the Ozark Parkinson’s Support Group
 
Junaid Siddiqui, MD, MRCP
University of Missouri Health Care, Neurosciences
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
 
Syed Shah, MD
University of Missouri Health Care, Neurosciences
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
 
Mark Wakefield, MD
University of Missouri Health Care, Urology
Associate Professor and Division Chief, Urology
 
Joel Shenker, MD
University of Missouri Health Care, Neurosciences
Associate Professor, Department of Neurology
 
Mary Cunningham, APRN, AOCN
University of Missouri Health Care, Family and Community Medicine
Clinical Nurse Specialist, Supportive and Palliative