Red Letter, Give a Dime
In this episode of When Life Gives You Parkinson’s, I am the host of a live event with four leading experts in the Parkinson’s world. Together they wrote a book called “Ending Parkinson’s Disease” and launched a red letter campaign to the White House. It’s been one year since the book was released and it has helped to inspired the movement PD Avengers, which I co-founded. What’s new in Parkinson’s? What have they learned? What’s standing in our way of success? Listen as Dr. Ray Dorsey, Dr. Bas Bloem, Dr. Michael Okun, and Dr. Todd Sherer sit down for one on one interviews with me and learn how, no matter where you are in the world, you can help make a difference.
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Thank you to the following people featured in this episode:
Dr. Todd Sherer, CEO Michael J Fox Foundation
Dr. Michael Okun, Chair and professor of Neurology, University of Florida
Dr. Bas Bloem, Prof. Bas Bloem is the medical director of the Department of Neurology at Radboud University Medical Center.
Dr. Ray Dorsey, Prof. Department of Neurology , Director of Center for Health and Technology (SMD) at the University of Rochester
Buy the Ending Parkinson’s Book or Join the Red Letter Campaign www.endingpd.org
Diagnosed with Parkinson’s? You are not alone. Contact presenting partner Parkinson Canada http://www.parkinson.ca/, call the toll free hotline 1-800-565-3000 or on Twitter you can message @ParkinsonCanada.
Here is a link to the Parkinson’s Canada Preventing Falls Guide.
Thanks also to our content and promotional partners
The Michael J. Fox Foundation Parkinson’s Podcast hosted by Larry Gifford
Spotlight YOPD – The only Parkinson’s organization dedicated to raising awareness for Young Onset Parkinson’s disease and funds for the Cure Parkinson’s Trust.
PD Avengers – United to end Parkinson’s. Join us.
World Parkinson Congress 2022 –Make plans to join us for #WPC2022 in Barcelona, Spain.
Dila Velazquez – Story Producer
Greg Schott – Sound Design