Region 5: Parkinson’s Disease: A Nursing Perspective
11.20.20192019-11-20 2019-11-20 America/New_York Region 5: Parkinson’s Disease: A Nursing Perspective http://www.massnurses.org/news-and-events/events/p/event/11359 MNA MNA email@example.com
Description: Parkinson’s disease (PD) is the second most common neurodegenerative disorder worldwide. While rare in people under 50, prevalence of PD increases with age. The current worldwide prevalence of PD is approximately 7 million people and is expected to double in the next 20 years. PD is characterized by both motor and non-motor symptoms. Recognition, diagnosis, and treatment of motor symptoms associated with PD will be the focus of this presentation.
Presenter: Vincent M. Vacca, Jr., MSN, RN
Dates: Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019
Time: 5 – 5:30 p.m., Registration/Light Dinner
5:30 – 7:45 p.m., Program
Location: MNA Headquarters; 340 Turnpike St., Canton; 781.821.8255
Fee: Member/Associate Member, free*; Non-Members, $95. *Requires a $25 placeholder fee which will be returned upon attendance at program. Mail in registration with check only; online registration with credit card.
Contact Hours: Will be provided.
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