Atypical Parkinsonism Family Education Symposium

A program focused on learning and empowerment for people diagnosed with Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, Multiple Systems Atrophy, or Corticobasal Degeneration and/or their care partners and other loved ones.

When May 19, 2017
from 10:00 AM to 04:15 PM
Where St. Thomas More Community, 940 Carmichael St, Chapel Hill, NC
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Topics to be covered include:

  • An overview of PD+ diagnosis, symptoms, and treatment
  • Clinical trials update
  • Helpful resources for families
  • Safety & adaptation panel
  • More than a movement disorder: coping and caring
  • Care partner breakout: Being your own advocate
  • Patient breakout: Staying engaged & exercising


  • The registration deadline is May 5th, 2017
  • The fee is $10 per person and will include lunch.
  • To register or if you have questions, please contact:
    Jessica Shurer at (919) 843-1657 or

Made possible by the UNC Movement Disorders Center, with support from the National Parkinson Foundation Center.