Education & Research
Monthly Education Meetings
Educational seminars are held on the third Saturday of each month from 10:30 am - 12:00 Noon. Meeting Schedule
The Information and Referral Center ( I & R Center) at Emory University School of Medicine serves as a resource to the local community for referrals and education on Parkinson's disease. As a part of the country's largest grass roots organization with the duel mission "To Ease the Burden, To Find the Cure," the national American Parkinson Disease Association has established 62 Information & Referral Centers nation wide.
Services provided by the APDA I&R center are as follows:
- Provides information and resources about Parkinson's disease to patients, their families, healthcare professionals and the community.
- Statewide Support Groups
- Comprehensive resource referral network for Parkinsonians' needs
- Quarterly Newsletters
- Enhances public education and awareness of Parkinson's disease.
If you or someone close to you has recently been diagnosed with or has Parkinson's disease, call the Georgia/South Carolina I&R Center for support and education at 404-728-6552.
APDA Information and Referral Center at Emory University School of Medicine
Lynn Ross, LMSW
APDA I&R Center Coordinator
Emory Clinic Dept of Neurology
12 Executive Park Dr., NE
Atlanta, GA 30329