Dance and Parkinson's Conference featuring David Leventhal - Hamilton, 2019

Date:
Friday, May 17, 2019
Time:
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location:
Michelangelo Banquet Centre
1555 Upper Ottawa St
Hamilton, ON L8W 3E2
Canada

Dance and Parkinson's Conference featuring David Leventhal

Date:
Friday May 17, 2019

Time:
8:30am - 3:00pm

Location:
Michelangelo Banquet Centre
1555 Upper Ottawa St
Hamilton, ON
L8W 3E2

This full day event will explore the benefits of dance for people living with Parkinson's disease and the research initiatives that are bridging technology and dance.


David Leventhal
Program Director
Dance for PD®


Matthew Woolhouse
Associate Professor
McMaster University

Our Agenda

  • Welcome & Opening Remarks: Melania Pawliw & Jody White Van de Klippe, Hamilton City Ballet & Paul Scibetta, Parkinson Canada
  • Keynote Speaker - David Leventhal, Founding Teacher & Program Director, Dance for PD® at Mark Morris Dance Group (Brooklyn, NY)
  • Morning Stretch & Snack Break
  • Dance for PD® Class with David Leventhal & Live Musicians
  • Lunch
  • Special Guest Presenter - Matthew Woolhouse, Associate Professor, McMaster University
  • Afternoon Stretch & Snack Break
  • Interactive Panel Discussion with Dance & Parkinson’s Experts, Teachers & Participants

For more information contact:

Paul Scibetta, Community Development Coordinator
T: 1-800-565-3000 ext. 3337 E: paul.scibetta@parkinson.ca