Tremor Gram – April 2015
New IETF Mobile App
The IETF is excited to launch its new mobile app. The free app allows you to take basic information about essential tremor where ever you go. This app will help you learn the basics of what essential tremor is, what treatment options are currently available, and how it is different from other movement disorders, such as Parkinson’s disease. In addition, the handy “Patient Education” tab will keep you up-to-date on where the IETF will be hosting free, patient-focused education events, so you can learn even more. Download today!
Mother’s Day Honorarium
Raise a glass to your mom this Mother’s Day! While supplies last, receive one pair of custom hand-painted wine glasses with your honorarium gift. (Minimum $50 donation.) But hurry! Very limited quantity. Names of donors and mothers will also be listed in the Tremor Talk magazine, the IETF’s annual donor publication printed and mailed three times per year. Give Mom a gift that will make a difference for so many others. Donate today.
2015 Brain Health Fair
Presented by the American Academy of Neurology, the Brain Health Fair is a FREE, daylong event connecting hundreds of neurology patients, families, and caregivers affected by a brain disease, as well as students interested in brain science and the general public interested in brain health.
Saturday, April 18, 2015
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. ET
Registration opens at 9:30 a.m.
Walter E. Washington Convention Center Ballroom ABC
801 Mt Vernon Pl NW, Washington, DC 20001
Attendees will be able to learn about the wonders of the brain by attending small presentations from neurologists as well as activities including an exhibit hall, activities for kids and teens, a science fair, giveaways, support patient groups, and more. Learn more.
ET Reference Guide: Discover the Unknown
Dive deep into the unknown and discover all there is to know about ET in the electronic essential tremor reference guide, Essential Tremor: What the Experts Say. With just a minimum $30 annual donation, you’ll gain insight and a better understanding of topics ranging from Genetics of ET and ET vs. Parkinson’s to Emotional Aspects of ET and Prospects for Better Treatments and a Cure.