YoungPhotoCharlene Young, RN, MSN, FNP

Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Administrator, Parkinson Center

Specializing in Parkinson Disease and Alzheimer's Disease

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(217) 545-8000 cyoung@siumed.edu Curriculum Vitae, HealthCare Provider Details

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.

Upcoming Events


May 19, 2015
Annual Scientific Conference on Healthy Brain Aging
Springfield, IL
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Handouts

Dr. Ronald Zec
Overview of Risk & Protective Factors for Alzheimer’s Disease

Behavioral Change


May 27, 2015
Healthy Brain Aging:
A Community Education Program
Springfield, IL
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The Savvy Caregiver
A free series of classes for family caregivers of persons with dementia who continue to live at home.
Thursday evenings,
June 4 - July 9, 2015
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Healthy Brain Aging

NIA booklet: Preventing Alzheimer's Disease: What Do We Know?"

Brain Health Manifesto
by Ron Zec, PhD

"Staying Sharp"  publications from Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives

ASPECTS article on
SIU CADRD

by Deborah Allen