VCU Health neurologist to speak at Parkinson’s Awareness event

Ever since her first biology class, Dr. Leslie Cloud was completely fascinated with the nervous system and the brain, so focusing her studies and research on neurology was a “no brainer.”

On April 10, Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury will host its 12th annual Parkinson’s Awareness event. Dr. Cloud, associate professor of neurology, VCU Health Parkinson’s and Movement Disorders Center, will speak about how lifestyle factors impact brain health for those with Parkinson’s disease.

The presentation will begin at 1 p.m. in the Chesapeake Center Auditorium on RWC’s campus, 132 Lancaster Drive, Irvington. Prior to the presentation, health organizations will display…