Parkinson's Awareness Day

King Salman Auditorium and North Tower lobby- King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre-Riyadh


Saudi Parkinson’s Society is coordinating health awareness day in collaboration with Physical Therapy Department, under the theme “together we go on”, at King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre, king Salman Auditorium and North Tower lobby. The day will be conducting it on Saturday, April 15th, 2017 – 18th of Rajab 1438.

The event will start at10:00 AM till 2:00 PM.

The goal of the day is to increase the awareness and health information to all society segments and highlight the importance of Physical Therapy Role and other health providers role in helping decrease or maintain the symptoms and progress of this disease.

The exhibition will involve lectures in Arabic and different booths with creative ideas activities in order to accomplish the highest benefit provided to health care providers, visitors, patients and sitters.

Many health departments will participate at the day. This will show effective cooperation to achieve the desired goal.
The departments are:

  1. Physical Therapy and occupational Therapy Department
  2. Speech Therapy Department
  3. Pharmacy care division 
  4. Nutrition services Department.
  5. Ophthalmology Department
  6. Nursing affairs 
  7. Neuroscience Department for Medical Consultations

And special booth for The Saudi Parkinson’s Society, who sponsoring this important event.

In addition, an online health campaign will conduct it at health education twitter account @KFSHRC_HE during this day.