Getting a Good Start: PD 101

A program for the person newly diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. 

Registration and light lunch will be provided at 11:30am.


  • Non-Motor symptoms of Parkinson's disease
  • Overview of medications for Parkinson's disease
  • Patient Assistance Programs
  • Benefits and role of Physical & Occupational Therapy for Parkinson's disease
  • Benefits of exercise & how to optimize your plan
  • Coping with the emotional aspects of Parkinson disease

Speakers from:

  • APDA Center for Advanced Research, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Physical and Occupational Therapies, RWJ Barnabas
  • RWJ Fitness & Wellness Center
  • Walgreens Pharmacy

A panel of people with Parkinson's and caregivers will be available to answer your questions. 

The program is only for individuals who have been diagnosed in the last five years. Family and caregivers are welcome to attend.

Space is limited and registration is required by February 1, 2019. 

Please call 1-888-724-7123 today for your reservation. 

Robert Wood Johnson Fitness and Wellness Center - New Brunswick

100 Kirkpatrick Street

New Brunswick, NJ 08901

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