YoungPhotoCharlene Young, RN, MSN, FNP

Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Administrator, Parkinson Center

Specializing in Parkinson Disease and Alzheimer's Disease

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Charlene Young, NP, is board certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and is involved in treatment of patients with Parkinson disease, Essential tremor, Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders.  She has been trained in the management of Deep Brain Stimulators for Parkinson disease and Essential Tremor. She has been involved in numerous clinical trials as a Sub-Investigator for Parkinson disease, Alzheimer’s disease, Essential tremor and Seizure disorders.

Research Interests: Clinical Evaluation of new drugs for treatment of Parkinson disease, Essential tremor, Alzheimer’s disease, and seizures.

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20th Annual Memory Loss Conference

Springfield, IL

Friday, November 13
for professionals

Saturday, November 14
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