MONTH IN REVIEW | April 2024

April was a busy month for the Movement Disorders Center. The providers and fellows attended the 2024 American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting in the middle of the month. The meeting was hosted right here in Denver, Colorado.  Leaders from the Parkinson’s Foundation visited this month as well. The faculty and staff hosted a site … Read more

MONTH IN REVIEW | January 2024

We’re looking forward to lots of exciting things in 2024! Happy New Year! We’re excited to share another year with you through our monthly e-newsletters! We hope that you had a lovely holiday season and a happy start ot 2024. Congratulations! We would like to say congratulations to Dr. Alexander Baumgartner who was offered and … Read more

2023 World Parkinson Disease Day

April 11 is World Parkinson Day. While patient care is a large part of our faculty’s care for the Parkinson’s community, there is a lot more that they do.

Transitions

The Movement Disorders Center is growing again! A handful of providers have moved on from our center for various personal reasons, including retirement and spouses being transferred to new positions. But we are excited to welcome new faculty to our group. The faculty and staff at the center continue to be dedicated to improving the … Read more

MDC Receives Parkinson’s Foundation Award

The University of Colorado Movement Disorders Center received an award from the Parkinson’s Foundation for the Highest Team Participation for the Parkinson’s Foundation Palliative Care Education Course. The award was presented at this year’s COE Leadership Conference and was accepted by Ryan Khan, a chaplain who works closely with our Palliative Care team. In 2020, … Read more

New Interdisciplinary Clinic Opening in Boulder + More Good News

We have a lot to celebrate this month! Our interdisciplinary Boulder team completed the Parkinson’s Foundation Team Training. This course was designed by the Parkinson’s Foundation to increase knowledge of Parkinson’s disease. The course is also designed to encourage collaborative care. This was an intensive course that ran throughout the Spring. We look forward to … Read more

Upcoming Events for Parkinson Disease

upcoming events for parkinson disease

The faculty and staff of the Movement Disorders Center has moved online for many things. Many of our upcoming events for Parkinson disease community have also been moved online. We miss meeting in person but have been able to continue our collaborations and work. One of the great things we have found through these tough … Read more