Stanford Movement Disorders Center Events


Stanford Parkinson’s Symposium: What’s New in Research

December 5, 2018  ••  Stanford Bio-X James H. Clark Center Auditorium & Courtyard

Invited Speakers:

  • Helen Bronte-Stewart, MD, MSE (Stanford University)
  • Tom Clandinin, PhD (Stanford University)
  • Jun Ding, PhD (Stanford University)
  • Robert Edwards, MD (University of California San Francisco)
  • Thomas Montine, MD, PhD (Stanford University)
  • Jie Shen, PhD (Harvard Medical School)
  • Jim Surmeier, PhD (Northwestern University)
  • Zhenyu Yue, PhD (Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai)

Parkinson's Disease Symposium

Kathleen Poston and Veronica Santini are both Faculty Speakers at this event

November 3, 2018

JW Marriott Union Square
515 Mason St, San Francisco, CA 94102

Team Hope Walk HDSA

October 13, 2018
Sports Basement at Crissy Field
610 Old Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94129

MSA Coalition Family Conference 2018

•• Co-hosted by Drs. Kathleen Poston & Mitchell Miglis
•• September 28th-29th, 2018
•• Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport

Davis Phinney Foundation for Parkinson's Victory Summit

Friday, August 10th, 2018
10:00 am - 4:30 pm (Pacific Time)

Watch The Victory Summit event from the comfort of your home. This is an educational day with information and tools that people with Parkinson's can use to live well today.


33rd Annual HDSA Convention

Los Angeles, CA •• June 7-9, 2018

Moving Day Bay Area

San Jose, CA  ••  June 2, 2018

Northern California Annual HD Convention

UC Davis Health Education Building
Sacramento, CA • •  May 5, 2018

Lectures and Presentations

Plenary Session, Stanford 25 Bedside Skills Symposium

70th Annual Meeting of the San Francisco Neurological Society

“Complementary and Alternative Therapies in Parkinson Disease.”
Veronica Santini, MD, MA
Clinical Assistant Professor, Neurology & Neurological Sciences


Movement Disorders/Dementia/Neuropsych Fellows Lecture Series

Patient Classes and Events

The Stanford Movement Disorders Center (SMDC) offers classes and events for patients and their families. Please check our Stanford Health Care website for more information.

National Parkinson's Foundation Moving Day 2018

Walk to End Alzheimer's October 14, 2017

The faculty from the World Without Parkinson’s Symposium in NYC, celebrating the 200th anniversary of James Parkinson’s monograph, The Shaking Palsy.

National Parkinson’s Foundation Moving Day on June 3rd, 2017

Stanford Movement Disorders Faculty and Staff at the National Parkinson Foundation’s signature walk event ‘Moving Day’ on Saturday, June 4, 2016.

Drs. Poston and Santini at Moving Day 2016 with 5th grade gratitude project

Stanford Movement Disorders faculty Drs. Santini & Yang at the National Parkinson Foundation’s signature walk event ‘Moving Day’ on Saturday, June 4, 2016.

Huntington's Disease Society of America (HDSA), 2015 Team Hope walk

Dr. Santini is honored by the HDSA Northern California Chapter for her dedication to Huntington's disease