Calendar of Events

5th World Parkinson Congress

June 4-7, 2019

Kyoto, Japan


The WPC 2019 will once again unite the global Parkinson community for a high-level, scientific, and educational program. Organized into four days of plenary sessions, workshops, and discussions, WPC 2019 will explore the most cutting edge basic science and clinical research as well as advances in treatments designed to improve care and quality of life for people living with Parkinson's disease. 

Moving Day(R) Louisville, KY, USA

Saturday, June 9, 2018

Location: Seneca Park 

Registration Opens: 9:00 a.m.

Walk Start time: 10:30 a.m.


Moving Day (R) is Parkinson Foundation's fundraising walk. But, it's much more than just a walk! Movement & exercise are highlighted as a symbol of hope and progress because of its essential role in treating Parkinson's Disease. Whether you take part on a team or join as an individual, you'll get a chance sample yoga, boxing, stretching, tai chi, dance, and more, all free of charge. Come move with thousands of supporters who share a common goal-- to help beat Parkinson's! 

April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month (USA)

U.S. Senate and Local Governments Recognize April as Parkinson's Awareness Month. On Tuesday April 25, the United States Senate formally declared April 2017 Parkinson's Awareness Month, bringing attention to the disease and the needs of patients.

April 11th is World Parkinson’s Day

World Parkinson's Day is supported by the European Parkinson's Disease Association. The aim of Parkinson's Awareness Day is to raise awareness of Parkinson's disease, promoting a greater understanding of this condition and how it can affect a person.

Parkinson’s Awareness Week (U.K.) is April 9th - 15th

Parkinson's Awareness Week is an annual opportunity to come together and raise awareness of Parkinson's across the UK.

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