August 20th – Dr. Elizabeth Peckham

Parkinson’s Research – an Update on the Latest Developments

Elizabeth Peckham, D.O., is our special guest presenter for our August membership meeting. Part of Central Texas Neurology Associates, Dr. Peckham specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of movement disorders such as Parkinson’s disease, Parkinsonism, Essential tremor, Myoclonus, Tourette’s syndrome/Tics, Ataxia, Dystonia, Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS), Huntington’s disease, Tardive Dyskinesia, and Psychogenic movement disorders. Dr. Peckham also has extensive experience with the evaluation for and programming of deep brain stimulators and botulinum toxin injections.

Dr. Elizabeth Peckham

Elizabeth Peckham, D.O.

Dr. Elizabeth Peckham is board certified in Neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in and has completed specialized fellowship training in movement disorders. She graduated from UNTHSC (Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine) in Ft. Worth, TX in 2000; completed an Internal Medicine Internship at UT San Antonio in 2001; and conducted her Neurology residency at Georgetown University in Washington DC in 2004.

Dr. Peckham will discuss and and provide her unique perspective on the latest research and developments in treating Parkinson’s.

Lunch will be provided by our good friends and on-going supporters at Medtronics.