Boston University and APDA Information & Referral Center Host New England Regional Conference

The 13th Biannual American Parkinson Disease Association New England Regional Conference was held this past Sunday and Monday (October 14 & 15) in Mansfield, MA. Over 400 individuals with Parkinson’s, their family members, and interested community members participated in this educational symposium. Doctors Samuel Ellias, MD, PhD; and Okeanis Vaou, MD participated in a panel discussion on Deep Brain Stimulation, and doctor Marie Saint-Hilaire, MD, FRCPC participated in a panel discussion on research.

Welcome Sign

This year’s conference was held in Mansfield, MA

DBS Panel

Okeanis Vaou, MD (far left) and Samuel Ellias, MD, PhD (second from right) participate in DBS program

Panel presentation on research including Marie Saint-Hilaire, MD, FRCPC (center panel) and APDA I & R Coordinator Cathi A. Thomas, MS, RN (far left panel)

Teresa Baker, PT, DPT, NCS and Tami DeAngelis, PT, DPT, GCS participate at the APDA NE Regional Conference

October 18, 2018
Primary teaching affiliate
of BU School of Medicine