March 2018

2018 Parkinson's Disease Symposium: The 2018 Parkinson's Disease Symposium will be held April 21, 2018. More details to follow as the information becomes available.

New Research Study: Please see the PD Research Studies link in the left column to see a new Nilo PD research study (item #3). Dr. Mark LeDoux and Dr. Ellen Fleetwood are participating in this study.

Exercise DVD: The exercise DVD, Keep Moving with Alta Mae, can be ordered by clicking here. The cost is $15 per DVD. Click here to see a youtube video about the DVD.

Free exercise class: Every Tuesday & Thursday at 10:00 A.M. at Ridgeway Baptist Church, Christian Life Center, 2500 Ridgeway Road, Memphis; led by Monica Stepter. 

2nd Tuesday Lunch Bunch (Dutch Treat): Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at 11:30 A.M., P.F. Chang's, 1181 Ridgeway Road at Park Place Center. RSVP to 682-8414 and leave message by Friday, March 9th if you plan to attend.

3rd Tuesday Caregiver meeting: Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 2:00 P.M., Plough Tower Conference Room, 6580 Poplar Avenue, Germantown.

4th Tuesday Regular meeting: Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 2:00 p.m., St. John's Church Parish Hall, 3245 Central at Greer (please enter through the door on Greer). This month's speaker will be Jason Pratt with Boston Scientific. Jason will be speaking about the new Boston Scientific DBS system.

In case of inclement weather, we follow the closing schedule of Shelby County Schools.

Kroger Community Rewards: You can support the Mid-South Parkinson's Disease Foundation by signing up for Kroger Community Rewards. Once you sign up, you will earn rewards for the Mid-South Parkinson's Disease Foundation every time you shop at Kroger or use your Kroger Plus Card. Sign up or re-register for Kroger Community Rewards at Our NPO number is 40562, and you will need to have your Kroger Plus card number ready. If you have any problems, call Kroger at 1-866-221-4141.

Annual dues of $20 per family are due January of each year. We request that your dues be paid by check, not cash. Please mail your annual dues of $20 per family to the Mid-South Parkinson's Disease Foundation, 1512 Pine Shadows Drive, Memphis, TN 38120. You can also give it to Ann Pate at the next meeting. If you are paying in cash, please put your payment in an envelope with your name on it. If you are unsure if you have paid, please check with Ann Pate. If you have an address change please email or call 682-8414.


posted Feb 11, 2018, 10:26 AM by William Kann


posted Oct 31, 2009, 8:59 AM by William Kann   [ updated Feb 11, 2018, 10:26 AM ]

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