Get to Know Your 2018 Hope Conference Keynote Speakers

March 19, 2018

Join us in Calgary and Edmonton on Saturday, May 26 for the return of Alberta's largest Parkinson disease education event - Hope Conference.  Parkinson Association of Alberta is excited to offer not one, but two keynote speakers this year. 

 

Dr. John Ratey joins us as our Research Keynote delivering an illuminating and educational presentation on the science behind exercise and the brain. Gather a little insight on Dr. Ratey's presentation by viewing this video review of his book "Spark -The Revolutionary New Science of Exercise and the Brain."

 

 

Former National Hockey League (NHL) player, Nathan Dempsey joins us as our Motivational Keynote presenting his inspirational story of his journey with Parkinson disease.  Get to know more about Nathan by watching this video of his Sportsnet interview.

 

 

You can get to know each Keynote speaker further by reading their bios (CLICK HERE).

 

You won't want to miss this informative and inspiring event!

For more information including itinerary, breakout session descriptions, conference pricing and online registration visit our Hope Conference home page HERE.

 

 

 

 

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