1330 India Hook Road
Rock Hill, South Carolina
(803) 328-5000

Westminster Towers to hold Parkinson’s Forum

Westminster Towers will be hosting a Parkinson’s Disease Forum on Saturday, May 20, 2017. This special event is designed for any PD patient and their caregivers. While this event is free, registration is required by Monday, May 15, 2017. Please contact Allison Matthews at (803) 328-5587 to register or for any questions you may have. The schedule of events if listed below:

Schedule of Events:

8:00am – 9:00am          Registration & Continental Breakfast, Courtesy of U.S. World Meds

9:00am – 9:30am          Gentle Yoga with Aminta St. Onge

9:30am – 9:50am          Coffee Break

9:50am – 10:50am         Topic TBA, James Battista, MD – Movement Disorder Specialist, Novant Health, Charlotte, NC, Followed by Question & Answer Session

10:50am – 11:00am       Westminster Towers Presentation

11:00am – 11:30am        Exercise with Patrice Hinnant, Life Enrichment Director at Westminster Towers

11:30am – 12:15pm        Lunch – Courtesy of Westminster Towers

12:15pm – 1:15pm          Medication and Therapy Advances, John Baker, MD – Neurology, Colonial  Healthcare, Sumter, SC, Followed by Question & Answer Session

 1:15pm – 1:30pm          Closing remarks

In addition, Westminster Towers holds a monthly Parkinson’s Disease support group in the Community Room every 3rd Wednesday, 1:30 – 3:00pm. Most meetings start with a 15-20 minute exercise led by Patrice Hinnant, followed by a special speaker who discusses a certain PD topic. There is open discussion at the end. Refreshments are served and meetings are always free. No registration required. Caregivers, family and friends are always welcome to attend.