Medtronic and Swedish Hospital are teaming up to do a blockbuster presentation on Deep Brain Stimulation a surgical procedure that can have significantly beneficial results for people with Parkinson's Disease as well as other brain maladies, including essential tremor and depression. The presentation will be called Diagnosis, Management and Surgical Therapies for Essential Tremor, Parkinson's Disease and Dystonia. Speakers will include
•Jennifer Witt, MD Medical Director, Division of Movement Disorders, Swedish Neuroscience Specialists
•Peter Nora, MD Medical Director, DBS Program, Swedish Neuroscience Specialists
•Peggy O'Neil Shortt, ARNP DBS Program Manager, Swedish Neuroscience Specialists
The event is to take place Thursday, May 17, 2012, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Registration opens at 10:30 a.m.
It will be held at
Anchorage Senior Center
1300 East 19th Avenue
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
*Pre-registration is required for this FREE event. Lunch is provided.
To register, please contact Keely Dailey:
425-213-2147 or email@example.com
Bring your best DBS questions. These people have been at this for some time now, and should have answers.