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Gainsville, Fl

Day 2 – Parkinson’s Across America is at the University of Florida in Gainesville. Go Gators! We had the privilege of meeting with Dr. Michael Okun, the Executive Director of the Norman Fixel Institute for Neurological Diseases, Chair of the Department of Neurology at the University of Florida and Chief Medical Advisor to the Parkinson’s […]

Americas Largest Retirement Community

All we can say is “Wow”! Parkinson’s Across America is finally on the road and what better place to begin than The Villages, Florida, America’s largest retirement community. Thanks to Rose Lang, the Communications Director of the Parkinson’s Support Groups in the Villages community, we were greeted by an enthusiastic crowd of almost 100 residents […]

And Then There Was COVID

When Parkinson’s Across America transitioned from a dream to a reality, COVID-19 was nowhere on our radar. Scheduled to hit the road on May 1, 2020, everything changed when a worldwide pandemic began to impact the lives of people not just in the United States but all around the world. It quickly became clear that […]