Call Our HELPLINE: 1-800-4PD-INFO (473-4636)

Parkinson’s Foundation Awards New Nurse Faculty Grant to Four Nurses Specializing in Parkinson’s Care

NEW YORK & MIAMI — October 11, 2018 — The Parkinson’s Foundation announced that it has awarded its first-ever Parkinson’s Foundation Nurse Faculty Award to four nurses, totaling $30,000. The nurses, all graduates of the Edmond J. Safra Visiting Nurse Faculty Scholars Program, will each receive $7,500 in grant funding from the Foundation to launch individual projects to help make life better for people with Parkinson’s disease (PD).  

Moving Day Rochester Photos

We had an incredible time at Moving Day Rochester, all thanks to our fantastic community!

Moving Day Kansas City

Moving Day is more than just a walk. It raises awareness and funds to improve the lives of people living with Parkinson’s disease and advance toward a cure.  This inspiring event brings together people of all ages and abilities for family-friendly fun and activities.  Moving Day highlights movement and exercise as symbols of hope and progress because of their essential role in treating Parkinson’s disease. Take part in a variety of movement activities such as yoga, Tai Chi, boxing, dance, and much more.  Whether you are part of a team or join as an individual, you’ll get a chance to move with hundreds of supporters who share a common goal – to help beat Parkinson’s.  Register today!

Contact Name: 
Robyn Tota
Contact Email: 
rtota@parkinson.org
Contact Phone: 
913-341-8828
Event Date Min: 
Saturday, June 8, 2019
Event Location: 
Oak Ridge Park
Clark, NJ 33132
United States
Event Chapter: 
Heartland

Update on NUPLAZID — FDA finds no new or unexpected safety risks

On September 20, 2018, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a review on the drug NUPLAZID (pimavanserin), a medication used to treat patients with hallucinations and delusions associated with Parkinson’s Disease psychosis A broad medical term used to describe a loss of contact with reality that involves hallucinations and/or delusions..

Pages

mail icon

Subscribe here to get the latest news on treatments, research and other updates.