Health & Family

Health calendar for events in the Charlotte area

Health care advocacy

Randolph Cloud, a health care lobbyist in North Carolina, will talk about advocating for the needs of patients at a free “Lunch and Learn” program from noon to 1:30 p.m. Nov. 13 at Myers Park Presbyterian Church Outreach Center, 1073 Providence Road. Lunch will be provided by N.C. Psychological Foundation. RSVP to: by Nov. 11.

Parkinson’s disease

Dr. Danielle Englert, a neurologist and movement disorders specialist at Carolinas HealthCare System, will talk about deep brain stimulation as part of the Victory Summit symposium on Parkinson’s disease Nov. 15 at the TD Convention Center in Greenville, S.C. Sponsored by the Davis Phinney Foundation and Greenville Health System, the symposium is from 10 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Reservations:

Karen Garloch