BPG Executive Director gives talk on Dance for PD for students in the Dance Department, and Neuroscience Program at Smith College

BPG Executive Director Olie Westheimer spoke on “The value of dance for persons with Parkinson’s: Contributions of dance aesthetics and cognitive neuroscience,” for  Smith College dance and neuroscience students. Also in attendance were local  Northampton, MA  area participants in a special yoga class for persons with PD, taught by Donna Brooks. Olie and Ivan Bodis-Wollner, MD, Head of the Scientific Advisory Board for Dance for PD, led a discussion with the audience, before everyone adjourned to a reception. (December 3, 1010)

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