Profession & Organization

  • Author and Speaker

Kat Hill


Kat Hill is from Portland OR USA. She believes that we can choose joy in our lives no matter what we are faced with. Movement, mindfulness and gratitude help her navigate the challenges of living with Young Onset Parkinson’s disease.

After her diagnosis at age 48, she left her career as a nurse midwife after delivering over 800 babies. Now, she is an author and advocate for finding wellness despite a diagnosis. She speaks around the world for the World Parkinson Congress and The Davis Phinney Foundation and also is a co-founder of the Women’s Parkinson’s Project.

Her co-authored book, Being Well with Chronic Illness, is available at all book outlets. She also hosts the podcast PD Lemonade on Apple iTunes and Spotify. You can find her at