LIVINGSTON, NJ — In honor of Parkinson's Awareness Day, Saint Barnabas Medical Center (SBMC) is hosting a special forum entitled “What’s NEW in Parkinson’s Disease," sponsored by the Parkinson’s Disease Patient and Family Advisory Committee and featuring guest speaker Arash Fazl, MD, Ph.D., no April 11 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the SBMC Islami Auditorium, located at 94 Old Short Hills Road in Livingston.
Fazl is board-certified in Psychiatry and Neurology and specializes in movement disorders, Parkinson’s disease, dystonia and tremor and deep brain stimulation. He has conducted clinical trials and research in Pharmacotherapy and surgical treatments of Parkinson’s disease and related disorders, assessment of diagnostic and monitoring technology in movement disorders, neural basis of movement disorders.
Fazl received his medical degree from Tehran University of Medical Sciences in Tehran, Iran and earned a Ph.D. in Neuroscience from Boston University. He completed his internship at Weiss Memorial Hospital in Chicago and a residency in Neurology at Mount Sinai Medical School, New York. He completed his fellowship in Movement Disorders from NYU Medical Center, New York and is a member of the Movement Disorder Society, American Academy of Neurology.
Registration is required for this event. Call 1-888-724-7123. Lunch will be served and parking will be validated.