The Victory Summit Symposia Series

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Since 2008, more than 10,000 people with Parkinson's and their care partners have attended The Victory Summit® symposia.

The Victory Summit - Dallas TX

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Saturday, May 3, 2014

The Davis Phinney Foundation and our Texas partners hosted The Victory Summit symposium for Parkinson’s on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas. 725 people from around the state and surrounding areas joined us to learn about how to live well today with Parkinson’s disease.

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AGENDA

8:45 – 9:45 Check-in (Required)
Receive your program bag, find a great seat and visit our 30+ exhibitors.
10:00 – 2:00 General Session featuring 4 national experts on living well topics, 2 Movement Breaks, keynote speaker Davis Phinney and a complimentary lunch.Presentations included:

2:20 – 4:00 Breakout Session (2 Tracks, each 40 minutes) on important topics presented by local experts.

  • Parkinson’s Q&A
  • Care for the Care Partner
  • Is Deep Brain Stimulation for Me?
  • Fall Prevention: Maximizing Your Mobility
  • Ingredients to Healthy Living: Nutrition & Parkinson’s
  • Intimacy
  • Sleep Disturbances: Getting a Good Night’s Rest
  • Medication Management & Strategies
  • Speech Intent
  • Interactive Exercise Session

Exhibitor Hall will include: Medtronic, Teva, Parkinson Voice Project, Dallas Area Parkinsonism Society, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, Texas Neurology, Southwest Parkinson Society, Parkinson Support Group of Tarrant County, Reiki, Parkinson’s Action Network, The Parkinson Alliance, Fox Trial Finder, UCB, US WorldMeds, Parkinson’s Disease Foundation, Texas Movement Disorders, World Parkinson’s Congress and more!

LOCAL HERO AWARD

Read about our Dallas Local Hero: Linda Swanson

 


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The Victory Summit symposium is made possible thanks to our presenting sponsors:

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With generous support and agenda collaboration from:

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And with thanks for community support from Texas Neurology and the Parkinson Support Group of Tarrant County:

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