ABC Radio’s Kelly Higgins Devine to moderate World Parkinson’s Day Event in Brisbane

World Parkinson’s Day on 11th April is a key date in the calendar of all who are connected to Parkinson’s disease whether they be diagnosed, partners, spouse, carers, friends or family. This year is no different for the Parkinson’s Queensland family where all are engaged in our Annual A Walk in the Park and the Luncheon event at which Awards will be presented to PhD candidates to assist them to travel to the World Congress in Kyoto in early June.

Over the years PQI and researchers have grown close associations with ABC Radio and it is with great pride that we can advise that ABC Radio’s ‘Evenings’ Presenter Kelly Higgins Devine has agreed to moderate the James Parkinson Oration event to be held in Brisbane on World Parkinson’s Day.

If you haven’t yet booked your ticket for this year’s limited ticket event please click on World Parkinson’s Day Luncheon and follow the links.

Kelly, who is well known to Queensland audiences is a supporter of Parkinson’s research and awareness. For those who don’t yet know Kelly Higgins Devine they may like to know that:

‘Kelly is curious. She loves seeking out the ordinary in the extraordinary and the extraordinary in the ordinary and sharing the outcome with her ‘Evenings’ listeners. She started her ABC career in 1999 after spending a number of years in commercial radio.
Kelly has worked across most facets of broadcasting from reporting and news reading to presenting local radio programs.
In 2004 she was offered the State-wide ‘Afternoons’ program where she loved being part of the Queensland conversation.
She then kept Brisbane commuters up to date on the drive home for six years on ‘Drive’ before returning to her home turf of Afternoons in 2012.
In 2007 Kelly was named ABC Local Radio Broadcaster of the Year.
You can count on Kelly to uncover fascinating truths on ‘Evenings’, as she enlists the help of experts, fans, celebrities and everyone in between in her quest to learn something new’.

If you have any questions about the event don’t hesitate to give our team a call on 07 3209 1588

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