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10 June 2019

The ‘Défi Vélo Parkinson Québec’ is a unique cycling event that will benefit the 25,000 Quebecers living with Parkinson’s disease as well as their caregivers. The cyclists will meet next August 24 at Tennis 13 in Laval to then continue their circuit through the beautiful landscapes of the Lower Laurentians. Four circuits are offered to cyclists of all levels: 40km, 60km, 90km, and 150km. Once you have created your page on the event’s website, you will be able to invite family, friends and colleagues to join you. There are tools available on the platform to…

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Parkinson Québec Member’s Annual Assembly

6 June 2019

 

Date: Thursday, June 20th, 2019

Time: 6:00 pm (the event will be followed by a cocktail)

Address: Parkinson Québec, 560 rue Ontario Est, Montréal, Québec, H2L 0B6

 

Agenda:

 

  1. Overture
  2. Quorum’s acknowledgment
  3. Adoption of the agenda
  4. Appointment of the Election’s President
  5. Election of directors
  6. What will 2019 hold for us
  7. End of meeting

Cocktail

We count on your presence to ensure the democratic exercise of our organization and are looking forward to meeting you.

Consult the biography of the candidates (in French)

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«Living with Hope» Provincial Conference: Thank you!

Thank you! The 4th edition of the Parkinson Québec «Living with Hope» Provincial Conference was a success! 285 participants met specialists and exhibitors during 3 days filled with information, discoveries and wonderful meetings.

We would like to thank the Parkinson Outaouais team and their volunteers for their outstanding involvement as a host region. It was a privilege to welcome Dr. Abdallah Tahar as Honorary President and to recognize Dr. Denis Hallé for his journey as a builder of the region.

The Parkinson Québec team thanks all the speakers and facilitators who shared their knowledge and expertise with such generosity.

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Webinar June: Physical Activity with Ms. Paola Campana

Would you like to practice more physical activity given the good weather that is coming or would you like tips on how to better manage walking symptoms? Listen to Ms. Paola Campana’s conference and send us your questions by email or phone.

The benefits of physical activity

When diagnosed with Parkinson’s, patients are advised to exercise in addition to taking medication. In this webinar, Ms. Campana explains why exercise is important in managing Parkinson’s. this webinar explains the causes of some movement disorder. She also presents you some tips for movement of gait problem and show you some results obtained with…

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Dance classes with Tango Libre

7 May 2019

In collaboration with Parkinson Québec, the Tango Libre dance company is about to start a new session adapted for people affected by Parkinson’s disease.

Classes will be held every Sunday from noon to 1:00 pm, from May 5 at Tango Libre’s studio located at 1650 Marie-Anne Street in Montreal.

Enjoy a preferential rate for the 8 sessions!

For information and registration, please contact Tango Libre at 514-527-5197 or by email at info@tangolibre.qc.ca

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