Archives for February 2015

CAPS Next Membership Meeting – Saturday March 21st

Our March membership meeting features a very interesting and informative presentation by Jennifer Perez. Ms. Perez' will discuss St. David’s Adaptive Driving Program, a topic quite pertinent for many of us. See you there! … [Read more...]

March 21st – Jennifer Perez

St. David’s Adaptive Driving Program Jennifer Perez joins us in March to discuss the Adaptive Driving Program offered by St. David's Rehabilitation Hospital. This program is the only one of its kind in Central Texas. Because driving is an important part of maintaining independence, the program promotes self-reliance through medically-based driver evaluation and training. The Adaptive … [Read more...]

Power for Parkinson’s 2nd Anniversary – March 1st

Join us Monday March 1st as we celebrate the 2nd Anniversary of Power for Parkinson's. There will be a dinner, dance performance, live music and more. Friends and family are welcome. The fun begins at 4:00 pm. Get the details here. … [Read more...]

Power for Parkinson’s 2nd Anniversary Celebration – March 1st

Join us Monday March 1st as we celebrate Power for Parkinson's 2nd Anniversary. The celebration takes place from 4:00 - 6:30 pm at Covenant Presbyterian Church, Eaton Hall, 3003 Northland Drive, in Austin. There will be dance performances, live music, exercise, a dinner, and lots of socializing. Your invited to bring your family and friends, too. To RSVP, or for more information, please … [Read more...]

August 15th – Neurology Solutions Panel Discussion

In August, we welcome several members of the Neurology Solutions team for a Parkinson's panel discussion. The esteemed panel includes . . . Robert Izor M.D., Kara Daugherty M.S., P.T., Harold (Trey) Eskew III P.A., Arthur (Sean) Sullivan F.N. P. We're delighted to have so many knowledgeable professionals participating in this panel. All CAPS members are strongly encouraged to bring your … [Read more...]

May 16th – Michael Rezak, M.D., Ph.D.

Understanding Treatment Options and the Latest Research This special presentation by Dr. Rezak is made possible by the generous support of Teva Pharmaceuticals. Dr. Michael Rezak, a neurologist and Movement Disorders specialist, serves as the Medical Director of the Parkinson’s Disease Research Society. He also serves as the Medical Director of the APDA Midwest Information and Referral Center … [Read more...]

April 18th – Dr. Marcus Cranston

Dr. Marcus Cranston is a retired Air Force physician with Parkinson’s Disease who has a love for travel and running, and a  desire to break the usual Parkinson’s stereotypes. He set a goal to visit all 196 countries in the world before his 52nd birthday on December 13, 2017 – and to complete a new travel and running challenge each year in April to celebrate Parkinson’s Awareness … [Read more...]