Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders
The Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center is recognized by the National Parkinson Foundation as one of its worldwide Centers of Excellence.
Our program brings together the advanced resources of Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, one of the nation's premier institutions for research into movement disorders. The school was recently named by the National Institutes of Health as one of only 12 centers in the country to receive the prestigious Morris K. Udall Center grant for Parkinson's research.
To provide innovative, multidisciplinary care for patients and families affected by Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders. To promote health, education, and support for patients, caregivers, family members, healthcare providers, and the community. To conduct pre-clinical and clinical research in order to extend the knowledge and treatment of movement disorders.
The Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center is recognized by the National Parkinson Foundation as a Center of Excellence.
Call our office at 312-503-4397
IMPROV with Second City, Inc. (click here for flyer) is the main presentation at the Patient Education Support Group on Tuesday, March 3, 2015.
March 17, 2015 at 10:30 am
Northwestern Lake Forest Health and Fitness Center is hosting Kathy Schulte, a physical therapist who specializes in Parkinson’s Disease therapy, for discussion on movement difficulties, communicating with your health care team, and resources available to you and your family.
Everyone is invited to stay and join us for our Parkinson’s Spin class at 11:00 am. The class is free for those who are diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease, and for family members. Register at 847.535.7564
Save The Dates
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago's
Annual Symposium on Parkinson
Tuesday, on April 28, 2015
345 East Superior Ave, Chicago IL
Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest
PARKINSON'S PATIENT AND FAMILY SYMPOSIUM
Saturday, June 6, 2015
8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
660 N. Westmoreland Road
Lake Forest, Illinois 60045
(click here for flyer)
Program Events are offered free of charge
First Tuesday of every month from 10:30a.m. to 2:00p.m. Feinberg Pavilion, A.
(2015 Calendar please click here)
Programs and Education
For educational materials, support groups and program information:
Education and Fact Sheets or call 312-503-4397
Meet Our Team
Make a Gift
Donations are gratefully accepted at
312-926-2033. Our phone representative will ensure that your gift is designated to the Parkinson's & Movement Disorders Centers.
To Donate by Mail
Northwestern Memorial Foundation
attn: Leslie Post-Weissinger
541 North Fairbanks, Suite 800
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Parkinson's Disease and Movement
675 North Saint Clair Street, Suite 20-100
Chicago, Illinois 60611-2923
For an appointment with a movement disorders specialist call 1-312-695-7950
Visit Parkinson's Corner (click here)
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