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Classes Without Quizzes features Parkinson's disease expert


By Communications Staff
Friday, November 9, 2012
One of the country's foremost authorities on Parkinson's disease is the featured speaker at Western University's next Classes Without Quizzes public lecture. 
 
A neurologist at Western and the Lawson Health Research Institute, Dr. Mandar Jog delivers the latest installment of the popular, complimentary lecture series on Monday, November 12 at Wolf Performance Hall, Central Branch, London Public Library (251 Dundas Street). Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the event starts at 7 p.m.

Dr. Jog, who also serves as the Director of the National Parkinson Foundation Centre of Excellence, will share details of his game-changing Parkinson's disease research, which includes the use of virtual reality to help assess how patients with movement disorders perform everyday activities.

Those interested in attending are asked to RSVP for the lecture by calling 519-661-2111 ext. 85739 or sending an email to programs@uwo.ca

At Classes Without Quizzes events, members of the London area can enjoy monthly topical and entertaining lectures from some of Western's top faculty.

For more information, including future dates, times and topics, please visit http://communications.uwo.ca/CWQ/

MEDIA CONTACT: Jeff Renaud, Senior Media Relations Officer, 519-661-2111, ext. 85165 or via email at jrenaud9@uwo.ca