The Victory Summit Symposium, Western New York -
Saturday, May 18, 2013
The Davis Phinney Foundation and our New York partners invite you to join us Saturday, May 18, 2013 at the Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside for a moving day of inspiration and information from leading movement disorder neurologists and physical therapists. The symposium runs from 10:00 am to 4:15 pm, with the doors opening at 9 am. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.
Topics will include:
- Parkinson’s Research Update
- Living Well with Parkinson’s
- Is Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) Surgery for Me?
- Interactive movement breaks and exercise sessions
- Clinical Trials
- Parkinson’s Q&A
- Parkinson’s & Relationships
- The PD You Don’t See: Cognitive and Non-Motor Symptoms
- Living Well with YOPD
- Care for the Care Partner
- Telemedicine: Hope for the Future…Today
- Panel discussions with both local and national experts
Dr. Michelle Burack from University of Rochester Medical Center and Rick Lipka, Buffalo, NY, the Davis Phinney Foundation’s Victory Summit Local Hero were interviewed on WHAM-TV. Watch the video here.
Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside, 120 East Main Street, Rochester NY 14604
The Davis Phinney Foundation has arranged for a discounted rooming rate of $129 plus tax at the Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside. To make a reservation, please call the hotel directly at (585) 546-6400 or (800) 333-3333 and ask for the Davis Phinney Foundation Victory Summit room block. Reservations can be made at this discounted rate until Wednesday, April 17, 2013.
Transportation and Parking:
The Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside is pleased to offer $3.00 discounted parking in the covered parking garage attached to the building. Please note that there is not parking permitted directly in front of the hotel. More information about the Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside and the nearby area can be found below.
Optional bus transportation is available for attendees traveling from the Buffalo area to the Radisson Rochester Riverside Hotel on Saturday, May 18. Seats are limited, and EACH INDIVIDUAL PASSENGER wishing to ride must complete the separate bus registration form* to secure a seat. Bus boarding begins at 8:00am on Saturday, May 18. The bus departs from Rochester promptly at 8:15am . Return departure from the Radisson Rochester Riverside Hotel is at 4:30pm. The bus is not wheelchair accessible and requires a small step up to board. Restrooms are available on the bus.
*Please note, the bus registration form must be completed in addition to The Victory Summit event registration form. Event registration does not guarantee a spot on the bus.
Bus Pick-up and Drop-off Location:
AAA Travel and Insurance Center
100 International Drive
Interested in volunteering at The Victory Summit? We are looking for people to help stuff event bags the day before and for helpers to direct attendees, work the registration table and assist with day-of-event tasks. For more information, please call 866-358-0285. Or, sign up to volunteer online.
With generous support from our sponsors:
The Victory Summit was made possible thanks to our New York partners: