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Biennially, HAPS offers a full-day symposium, featuring local and national experts in the field of Parkinson's who are familiar with the latest in Parkinson's research, treatment and disease management strategies and is presented at no charge to attendees. Our newly named program, ENGAGE, EDUCATE, EMPOWER, focuses on bringing high-level education to those with Parkinson's, their families and the general public with the goal of expanding understanding and implementing long-term disease management strategies. 

The 2019 ENGAGE, EDUCATE, EMPOWER biennial symposium, will be held Saturday, August 10th at the Omni Houston Hotel Westside located at 13210 Katy Freeway. The event is free of charge, but registration is required. Please register each person separately.  

8:30   Check in

9:30   Welcome - Joohi Jimenez-Shahed, MD

9:45   The Gut-Brain Connection - Mya Schiess, MD and Herbert Dupont, MD

10:30  Best Treatment Options - Olga Waln, MD

11:30  Break

11:45  Sleep Issues in PD - Toby Yaltho, MD

12:30  Lunch

1:30   Vision and Parkinson's - Ore-Ofe Adesina, MD

2:15   Music and the Brain - Maggie Abbott, PT, DPT

3:00   Adjourn 


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Please register each person separately.