Staying Connected Newsletter April 14-19

In our efforts to keep you connected during this time of social distancing, below is a listing of online events for the Parkinson’s community.

We have also published a list of online resources you can visit to stay active, connected and supported!
We plan on keeping you up to date with online events each week through our newsletter. Stay Safe!

Friday – April 17, 2020

12pm EDT Dr. Gilbert Hosts: Introduction to Telemedicine with Dr. Jason Aldred – American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA)

5pm EDT (3pm MDT) Deep Brain Stimulation Updates Webinar – Parkinson Association of The Rockies

Saturday – April 18, 2020

9am – 3pm Parkinson Foundation of the National Capital Area (PFNCA) Symposium – Cost $50 for online symposium.

12pm-2pm EDT (10:00am – noon MDT) – Chat with the Parkinson’s Pros: Summit County – Non-Motor Symptoms

Sunday April 19, 2020

4pm EDT – Yoga Nidra (relaxed guided meditation) with Carolyn Bagdoyan – via Zoom (no video), Meeting ID: 438 918 072, Password required: 392699 – Visit this webpage if you would like to call in via phone and additional information.

We Want to Hear from You! During this time when we are unable to gather and chat in person, we at PSN would still like to hear from you about how you are coping.

If you have something to share or if you would just like to have someone call you, you can send email to and all of our board members will receive the email. You can also call us at 571-286-5000.  If we are unable to answer your call personally, please leave us a message and your call will be returned.
Local, State, and Federal Resources

Here are local, state and federal resources online during this Coronavirus emergency:
Fairfax County Emergency Information website
Fairfax County COVID-19 updates website
Arlington County COVID-19 website
Loudoun County COVID-19 website
Congressman Gerry Connolly’s Coronavirus Information page
Centers for Disease Control
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
World Health Organization (WHO)
The inclusion of announcements, logos or website links included in this newsletter or on our website does not constitute an endorsement by the Parkinson Social Network of the products, programs or services.
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