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Parkinson's Support Group: June 2024

  • Categories: Support Group

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  • Event Type:General
  • Address
    • Wilkes-Barre Rehab Center
      150 Mundy Street
      Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
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The Parkinson's Support Group is a positive, supportive and informative environment to help people with Parkinson’s to live well! People with Parkinson’s and their care partners are cordially invited to join our next Parkinson’s Support Group meeting.

*In case of inclement weather, phone our Parkinson’s program hotline at (570)830-8982 to hear if the meeting will be held as scheduled.

June Topic

GOCOVRI for Treatment of Dyskinesia and “Off” Times

Click here to learn more about GOCOVRI.

Guest Speaker

Dr. Jill Giordano Farmer, DO.

Assistant Professor of Neurology, Drexel College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA Director, PD and Movement Disorder Program, Department of Neurology, Global Neuroscience Institute, Pennington, NJ

Dr. Farmer is a nationally recognized neurologist and movement disorder specialist. During her decade in practice, she has helped over 1500 patients with Parkinson’s and other movement disorders. She has participated in multiple clinical trials and has published numerous articles and book chapters on Parkinson’s Disease. Dr. Farmer operates Boro Neuro, her own private practice in Hopewell, NJ.

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Registration
  • Price: Free
  • Registration Instructions:

    Our meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 4 p.m. for 1 hour. *In case of inclement weather, phone our Parkinson’s program hotline at (570)830-8982 to hear if the meeting will be held as scheduled.