Education

HAPS provides numerous programs throughout the year to educate and raise awareness about Parkinson’s disease. Some programs are intended for specific audiences and others are open to anyone interested in attending and learning more. See more information below…

Community Partners Presents

Keys to successful long-term disease management are maintaining connections with others, staying on top of developments in research, being proactive in your care, and remaining ...
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Summer Lecture Series

Step out of the heat and into the Summer Lecture Series during the months of June, July, and August! Since 2011, Houston Area Parkinson Society ...
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PD 101 – Newly Diagnosed Education Program

Houston Area Parkinson Society offers an educational program developed specifically for those who have been recently diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. The four-hour program is designed ...
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Caregiver Conference

Houston Area Parkinson Society hosted the 9th Caregiver Conference on Saturday, November 12th. This special, full-day educational event is designed exclusively for those caring for ...
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Engage.Educate.Empower. Symposium

Biennially, HAPS presents the ENGAGE.EDUCATE.EMPOWER. Symposium. This full-day education program is open to individuals with Parkinson’s and their care partners. It is an opportunity to ...
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No Falls Festival

Our 3rd annual No Falls Festival presented in partnership with Texas Woman’s University School of Physical Therapy was held Saturday, November 11th. This event featured ...
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Research Fair

Research is the building block for increasing our understanding of Parkinson’s. It is a critical part of improving our ability to treat, manage, and live ...
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Galveston Lunch and Learn

On the Island! Join local medical and allied health experts as they present on topics relevant to Parkinson’s disease, followed by a lunch. Topics will ...
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