The HAPS 2017 Educational Symposium—Parkinson’s disease: 200 years later will take place Saturday, August 5th at Bayou City Event Center located at 9401 Knight Road Houston, TX 77045. This full-day program will feature local and national experts presenting on topics such as genetics, technology, new medications, nutrition, complementary and alternative approaches, exercise and more.
Registration for this event is now full. If you would like to be placed on the waiting list, please call the HAPS office at 713-626-7114. As spots become available, those who have registered will be given seats based on the order in which they are on the list.
Click here to see the full agenda, session overviews and details of this event.
Each year, HAPS holds an Annual Awards Gala to honor those who have made a significant impact in the Parkinson's community. We are pleased to announce that the 2017 Annual Awards Gala, Changing the Face of Parkinson's, will be held Sunday, October 1st at 6pm at the Hilton Houston Post Oak. Chaired by Hala & Joe Ahmad along with Young Professional Chairs Izzy & John Schulte, this special evening will include an Awards Program, Dinner and Dancing. Honoree Diane Rehm will be a guest speaker and there will be a special VIP Reception at 5pm with her for Platinum and Gold Underwriters or with the purchase of $100 ticket.
This event will raise awareness and generate critical funds to help further the mission of the only Parkinson’s organization in the greater Houston area that offers vital comprehensive programs to help thousands of families manage the daily challenges brought on by this progressive disease. For forty-three years, HAPS has improved the lives of those affected through crucial services free of charge that support long-term disease management.
HAPS has officially been accepted to the 2018 Run for a Reason (RFAR) program in the 2018 Chevron Houston Marathon!
This year, HAPS will bring back the popular superhero theme with heroes never before seen, offer new and exciting fundraising incentives and much more!
Click here to read more about how you can get involved in this year's event...