Moving Forward: Learning More About Parkinson’s Disease and How it Advances

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Moving Forward: Learning More About Parkinson’s Disease and How it Advances

May 6 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join us to learn about Duopa — the carbidopa and levodopa pump — a treatment option for advanced Parkinson’s.

Movement Disorder Specialist Dr. Maria Cristina Ospina is our guest speaker for this program. We will also hear from several people with Parkinson’s who have benefited from Duopa therapy. Register for this free event at bit.ly/MovingForwardPCLA.

About Our Speaker
Dr. Maria Cristina Ospina is a movement disorders neurologist in private practice.During her medical career Dr. Ospina has been active in medical research, participating in several NIH and pharmaceutical sponsored clinical trials. She has served as an investigator in the Parkinson Study Group as well as an invited speaker on a variety of topics related to movement disorders. She is trained in both the administration of botulinum toxin for dystonia, and the use of Deep Brain Stimulation. She believes in utilizing complementary modalities in Parkinson care and is an advocate for exercise to improve gait, flexibility and mood.

Thank You to Our Sponsor

This event is made possible by our program partner Abbvie.

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Date:
May 6
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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PCLA
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(310) 880-3143
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info@pcla.org