American Parkinson Disease Association

Iowa Chapter of the APDAOur Mission

To ease the burden and find a cure for Iowans impacted by Parkinson’s disease in communities across Iowa.

Iowa Chapter of the American Parkinson Disease Association

The Iowa Chapter is the state chapter of the American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA), located in Staten Island, New York and was founded in 2003. We strive to help any Iowan who is impacted by Parkinson’s disease through various programming, support groups, educational conferences and symposiums and our Information & Referral Center. We hold various fundraisers throughout the year that support these endeavors and Parkinson’s research.

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Live it! Spring 2014

Living Well with Young Onset Parkinson’s Featuring Deb Wityk, Andrew Duarte and Terry Hertges    

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Giving Back – Live it! Magazine – Winter 2013/Winter 2014

Our Winter 2013/2014 issue is out! Featuring Elaine Baxter of Burlington, Iowa as our cover story. Elaine had an active career in politics and continues to be an advocate for her community by bringing Parkinson’s exercise classes and events to the area. Click on the image to be taken to the online version of Live …

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