Sunflower Revolution

Dr. Fredy Revilla Dives into the Details of Parkinson’s Disease on WMKV’s HealthScope

Dr. Fredy Revilla, medical director of the UC Neuroscience Institute’s Gardner Family Center for Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders, explains Parkinson’s disease and offers hope for the future on WMKV’s HealthScope. Listen to the segment here>> This file is very large and may take several minutes to download.

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Linda Armstrong Is 2012 Sunflower Victory Award Honoree

Contact: Cindy Starr (513) 558-3505 cindy.starr@uc.edu Linda Armstrong, a longtime advocate for people with Parkinson’s disease, was honored with the 2012 Sunflower Victory Award at the Sunflower Revolution Symposium & Expo last Saturday in Loveland, Ohio. The award was presented by Kim Seroogy, PhD, Director of the Selma Schottenstein Harris Lab for Research in Parkinson’s…
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Parkinson’s Merger: Symposium & Bike Ride Join Forces Saturday

Parkinson’s Merger: Symposium & Bike Ride Join Forces Saturday

The ninth Sunflower Revolution happens Saturday in Loveland, Ohio, and organizers are gearing up for a Parkinson’s event that will combine the educational symposium and fundraising bike ride on the same day. The symposium and bike ride will occur simultaneously in the morning, and registrants will then join for lunch, entertainment by Tracy Walker, and…
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Sunflower Bike Ride Roars Back!

Sunflower Bike Ride Roars Back!

A group of 12 organizers met this week to begin planning the Sunflower Revolution IX Bike Ride, slated for Sept. 8, in Loveland, Ohio. Returning after a year’s hiatus, the ride will coincide and coordinate with the Sunflower Revolution IX Symposium, a free, educational event for people with Parkinson’s disease and their families and caregivers….
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Free Sunflower Revolution Symposium to Feature Former NBA, Xavier Star Brian Grant

Contact:  Cindy Starr (513) 558-3505 cstarr@mayfieldclinic.com CINCINNATI–The 2011 Sunflower Revolution symposium, building on the motto “Move to Live & Live to Move,” will feature former NBA and Xavier University basketball star Brian Grant, who was diagnosed with early-onset Parkinson’s disease three years ago at age 36. He will discuss his experience with the disease and…
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Sunflower Revolution VIII Sunflower Revolution Is Postponed Until 2012

Contact: Cindy Starr (513) 558-3505 cstarr@mayfieldclinic.com Cincinnati, OH – The Sunflower Revolution VIII Bike Ride fundraising event will be revamped, with an eye towards enhancing the 2012 event, the James J. and Joan A. Gardner Center for Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders at the University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute announced. “We’ve chosen to forego the…
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Parkinson’s Advocate Kathleen Krumme a 2010 Health Care Heroes Finalist

The Business Courier names 24 Health Care Heroes finalists, including  Sunflower Revolution founder Kathleen Krumme and the Mayfield Clinic. Read the complete story » Publication Name: Cincinnati Business Courier

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Florence and Ron Koetters Are Distinguished Honorees at Sunflower Revolution Benefit

Florence and Ron Koetters Are Distinguished Honorees at Sunflower Revolution Benefit

Contact: Cindy Starr (513) 558-3505 cstarr@mayfieldclinic.com CINCINNATI–Cincinnati business leader Ron Koetters and his wife, Florence, were honored at Sunflower Revolution VI festivities on Sept. 12 in Milford, Ohio. They were presented with the “Every Victory Counts Award” by John M. Tew, M.D., Clinical Director of the University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute, for their leadership in…
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Sunflower Revolution VI Parkinson’s Disease Symposium & Expo

Contact: Cindy Starr (513) 558-3505 cstarr@mayfieldclinic.com Savannah Center 5533 Chappell Crossing Blvd. West Chester, Ohio 45069 Click here for a map » The Gardner Center at the UC Neuroscience Institute is pleased to offer a half-day symposium focused on the challenges of Parkinson’s disease. We invite you to join our experts for a candid discussion…
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Sunflower Revolution VI Primed to Bloom

Contact: Cindy Starr (513) 558-3505 cstarr@mayfieldclinic.com cstarr@mayfieldclinic.com CINCINNATI–A fun-filled Sunflower Streetfest will highlight a new format for the region’s largest and most important fundraiser for Parkinson’s disease research and wellness, Sunflower Revolution organizers announced today. The sixth-annual Sunflower Revolution will take place September 11, 12 and 13. The event is a collaboration involving the University…
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