Region 2: Parkinson’s Disease: A Nursing Perspective
03.24.20202020-03-24 2020-03-24 America/New_York Region 2: Parkinson’s Disease: A Nursing Perspective http://www.massnurses.org/news-and-events/events/p/event/11541 MNA MNA firstname.lastname@example.org
This event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 safety considerations
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: Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Time: 5:30 – 6 p.m., Registration/Dinner
6 – 8:15 p.m., Program
Location: The Beechwood Hotel, 363 Plantation Street, Worcester; beechwoodhotel.com
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.