Programs

For more information and to register, please check out the individual program pages
or go to https://ipmdc.org/events.

All times are Eastern Standard Time (EST)
All programs online and live except for some some dance programs.

EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS 

COMMUNITY CHIT CHAT
4th Wednesday of each month from 12 noon
Each month an expert with our team will join us to talk about life with Parkinson’s.
This is an informal meeting so there will be plenty of time to answer your questions, too!

GET TO KNOW YOUR MEDS SERIES
Online and live – 2nd and 4th Friday of each month from 3:00 pm
This series is your opportunity to learn more about the updated treatments and advanced therapies that will help you live your best life with Parkinson’s.

GUEST SPEAKER SERIES
Online and live – 3rd Thursday of each month from 12 noon
Hear from local experts on a variety of topics to help you live well with Parkinson’s. Time for discussion and Q&A are of course included!

CONFERENCES

February 2022
3 day conference

This Journey We Call Parkinson’s
February 2021
3 day conference

Until There’s a Cure: Living Your Best Life With Parkinson’s
September 2021
1 day conference

When you care for someone with Parkinson’s

WELLNESS, MUSIC & MOVEMENT

PD3      Movement  |  Voice  |  Cognition
Dual task exercise program for Parkinson’s
Details at https://ipmdc.org/pd3plus/

Every Monday and Wednesday from 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

These classes are taught by Portuguese physiotherapist Josefa Domingos and American speech language pathologist, John M. Dean.

Mondays at 3:00 pm
PD3 Level 1: Prioritizing voice & cognition with a physical twist.

Wednesdays at 3:00 pm
PD3 Level 2: Prioritizing physical with a cognitive & voice twist.

VOICE, SPEECH AND COMMUNICATION
Every Tuesday from 12:00 noon – 12:30 pm
Speech language pathologist and Parkinson expert, John M. Dean teaches this class.

ZUMBA GOLD FOR PARKINSON’S
Every Thursday at 10:00 am
Details at https://ipmdc.org/zumba-gold-for-parkinsons/
Classes are taught by Portuguese physiotherapist Josefa Domingos, and her joy in moving to the music is infectious!

TIPS AND TOOLS FOR CAREGIVERS
2nd Tuesday from 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Details at https://ipmdc.org/care-partner-tips/
With Josefa Domingos, John Dean, and Nancy Hillmer.

Every Tuesday at 10:00 am
Classes at Sportrock’s Sterling location sponsored by IPMDC.
Details at https://ipmdc.org/in-person-move/

Dance for PD

Every Wednesday at 11:00 am
Beginning Wednesday, September 7, IPMDC is sponsoring a new in-person weekly class featuring Lucy Bowen McCauley.
You’ll find additional details about this class and other in-person and online classes at https://ipmdc.org/dance-for-pd/

SUPPORTIVE & SPECIALIZED GROUPS

IPMDC PARKINSON FRIENDS
In-Person Social and Supportive Groups
Please check out https://ipmdc.org/supportive for additional details.

EVENING DISCUSSION GROUP
1st Tuesday of each month from 6:30 pm
Evening supportive and educational group
You’ll meet with other people who share similar life experiences on their journey with Parkinson’s, to learn more about Parkinson’s and how to live your best life.

RECENTLY DIAGNOSED BOOT CAMP
3rd Tuesday of each month from 2:00 pm
Details at https://ipmdc.org/recently-diagnosed/
With Josefa Domingos and John Dean.