The Victory Summit® Virtual Event:
How to Live Well with Parkinson’s

April 2, 2021

Thank you for joining.

As you navigate your unique path with Parkinson’s, we hope this event will help you do so with an uplifted spirit, the motivation to take action to live well, and the support of a new network of friends who look forward to celebrating all your victories.

On this page, you’ll find the full agenda, Zoom links, program book to download, and frequently asked questions about the event.

Questions? Email us at victorysummit@dpf.org.

On Friday, April 2, we will be available to answer questions by phone at 1-866-358-0285 from 8:30 – 10:30 am MDT and from 1 – 3:15 pm MDT.

Agenda

All times are MDT
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9:00 – 9:30
Start Your Day with Movement (optional)
Dance for PD® with David Leventhal
Rock Steady Boxing with Brett Miller
9:45 – 9:50
Welcome

Kat Hill, Ambassador, Davis Phinney Foundation (Portland, OR)

9:50 – 10:00
Living Well with Parkinson’s

Davis Phinney, Founder, Davis Phinney Foundation (Louisville, CO)

10:00 – 10:30
Communications and Parkinson’s

Cidney and Pat Donahoo, Ambassadors, Davis Phinney Foundation (Las Vegas, NV)
Pete Huley (Beaufort, NC)
Krista Ingle (Boulder, CO)
Moderator: Kat Hill, Ambassador, Davis Phinney Foundation (Portland, OR)

10:30 – 10:35
Screen Break

Step away, stretch, use the restroom, take care of what you need

10:35 – 11:20
Exercise and Parkinson’s Panel

Panelists: Allan Cole, PhD, runner, Professor and Academic Dean, Steve Hicks School of Social Work at The University of Texas at Austin (Austin, TX)
Judith Wilson, MD, Cyclist (Boulder, CO)
Moderator: Anson Rosenfeldt, DPT, PT, NCS, MBA, Physical Therapist, Cleveland Clinic (Cleveland, OH)

11:25 – 12:10
Nutrition and Parkinson’s

Marty Acevedo, MS, RDN, Ambassador, Davis Phinney Foundation (Oceanside, CA)
Moderator: Edie Anderson, Ambassador, Davis Phinney Foundation (Venice, FL)

12:10 – 12:25
Grab your lunch or snack ahead of our next session
12:25 – 12:45
Nurturing Resilience through Poetry

Wayne A. Gilbert, Retired Teacher and Professor of English and Educational Psychology (Denver, CO)

12:45 – 12:55
Closing Remarks

Davis Phinney, Connie Carpenter Phinney, Foundation Staff, and Ambassadors

1:00 – 3:00
Screen Break

Step away, stretch, use the restroom, take care of what you need

3:00 – 4:00
Workshops (optional)
Sketching for Joy

with Lorraine Wilson, Ambassador, Davis Phinney Foundation (Abilene, TX)

Download the materials list for this workshop.

How to Tell Your (Parkinson’s) Story

with Carol Clupny, Ambassador, Davis Phinney Foundation (Hermiston, OR)

Download the materials list for this workshop.

Download the presentation for this workshop. You can print the presentation and take notes on it during the session.

Working with Parkinson’s: How to Keep Your Job, Find a New One, or Reinvent Your Career

with Amy Montemarano, Ambassador, Davis Phinney Foundation (Philadelphia, PA)

Download the handout for this workshop.

Download the presentation for this workshop. You can print the presentation and take notes on it during the session.

Digital Program Bag

Thank You to Our Sponsors

While the generous support of our sponsors makes our educational programs possible, their donations do not influence Davis Phinney Foundation content, perspective, or speaker selection.