The Victory Summit® Virtual Event

The Parkinson’s You Don’t See:
When Your Autonomic System Goes Off-Track

February 18, 2022

We look forward to seeing you.

We hope this event helps you learn not only about the causes of autonomic symptoms in Parkinson’s but also how you can take action to manage these symptoms, improve your quality of life, and live well with Parkinson’s today 

Here, you’ll find event materials, including the digital program bag, virtual exhibit hall, and more.

Digital Program Book Coming Soon


All times listed are in mst

9:00 – 9:10 am

Welcome and Agenda

Polly Dawkins, Executive Director, Davis Phinney Foundation

9:10 – 9:20 am

Living Well with Parkinson’s

Davis Phinney and Connie Carpenter Phinney, Founders, Davis Phinney Foundation

9:20 – 10:05 am

Managing Pain in Parkinson’s

Jori Fleisher, MD, MSCE, Associate Professor, Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush Medical College  

10:20 – 10:30 am

Screen Break

10:30 – 11:15 am

Autonomic Dysfunction and Regulation in Parkinson’s 

Lucy Norcliffe-Kauffman, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Neurology and Department of Neuroscience and Physiology, NYU Grossman School of Medicine and Associate Director, Dysautonomia Center 

11:15 – 11:30 am

Movement Break from a Chair 

Lauren Lewis, Power for Parkinson’s 

11:30 am – 12:15 pm

What’s Wrong with my Gut?

Cherian Karunapuzha, MD, Movement Disorder Specialist, Meinders Center for Movement Disorders, Mercy Hospital, Oklahoma City, OK  

12:15 – 12:20 pm

Closing Remarks 

Davis Phinney, Connie Carpenter Phinney, Polly Dawkins

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