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NPF Congratulates National Medical Director for Recognition as White House Champion of ChangeNPF Congratulates National Medical Director for Recognition as White House Champion of Change

The National Parkinson Foundation is pleased to announce that our National Medical Director, Dr. Michael S. Okun, is being recognized as a Champion of Change for Parkinson's disease by the White House. Dr. Okun is unquestionably someone who does Whatever It Takes to Beat Parkinson's®!

Free Webinar: The Path to the Next  Breakthrough in Parkinson's DiseaseFree Webinar: The Path to the Next Breakthrough in Parkinson's Disease

Register now to join the National Parkinson Foundation on Wednesday, April 8 at 1:00 p.m. ET for a special webinar discussing new insights into the alpha-synuclein molecule will help achieve the next big breakthrough in Parkinson's research and how this knowledge will help people with PD.

NPF Invests in the Future of Parkinson's ResearchNPF Invests in the Future of Parkinson's Research

Continuing our commitment to invest in the future of Parkinson's research, NPF has announced two new awards to support promising young Parkinson's disease researchers: a fellowship for training neurologists in the field of movement disorders and a research grant to help young faculty to accelerate their scientific careers.

Run with Team Hope™ for Parkinson's in Washington, DC or New York CityRun with Team Hope™ for Parkinson's in Washington, DC or New York City

Run with Team Hope™ in the Marine Corps Marathon on October 25th or the TCS New York City Marathon on November 1st and you will receive a guaranteed race entry! Don’t wait — spots are limited. Reserve yours before it’s too late!