Saturdays mornings
Cincinnati and Dayton Public Library Branches

Designed to supplement Spring Forum, PD Edu makes education about Parkinson’s-specific topics available year round.  The program is free, but registration is required. 

PD 101  |  March 24


MidPointe Library
9363 Centre Pointe Dr.
West Chester, OH 45069

Dr. Jennifer Vaughn, Movement Disorder Specialist at the Gardner Center for Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders will cover the basics of PD. Will be of interest to all who are dealing with PD, especially those who are newly diagnosed.

Upcoming PD Edu Sessions

Aware in Care Hospital Action Plan  |  June 16


Kettering Moraine Branch of Dayton Metro Library
3496 Far Hills Ave.
Dayton, OH 45249

Anne Wallis, Program Manager for the National Parkinson Foundation Ohio Chapter will present a guide to prepare for both planned hospital visits and emergency treatment.  


Driving with Parkinson’s  |  July 21


Green Township Library
6525 Bridgetown Rd.
Cincinnati, OH 45248

Nancy Schuster, a Certified Beyond Driving with Dignity Professional will present.


Cognitive Issues  |  September 15


Blue Ash Library
4911 Cooper Rd.
Blue Ash, OH 45242

Johnna DeVoto, PsyD, UC Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine will discuss some of the cognitive issues that can accompany Parkinson Disease.


Differences between types of Dementias  |  October 20


Northwest Branch Library
2410 Philadelphia Dr.
Dayton, OH 45406

Paula Kollstedt, Executive Director of the Alzheimer’s Association of Greater Cincinnati will examine the differences between different types of dementias. 


Caregivers—An Opportunity for Sharing  |  November 17


The Beechwood Home
2140 Pogue Ave. 
Cincinnati, OH 45208

Come together for a day of sharing your experiences as a caregiver and gain insight from others.