Press Releases

NEW YORK & MIAMI – July 27, 2021 –  The Parkinson’s Foundation has appointed four new members to its People with Parkinson’s Council. The council consists of people living with Parkinson’s disease (PD) and care partners who continue to ensure that the perspective of people living with Parkinson’s is included across all Foundation programs and priorities.

NEW YORK & MIAMI – July 22, 2021– The Parkinson’s Foundation today announced the recipients of more than $2.2 million in community grants for Parkinson’s programs across the country. Community grants support local health, wellness and educational programs that address unmet needs in the Parkinson’s community.    

NEW YORK & MIAMI – July 1, 2021 – The Parkinson’s Foundation appointed two individuals to its Board of Directors, Janis Miyasaki, MD, Professor of Neurology and Medicine at the University of Alberta, and Adam Wolfberg, Managing Partner at Longview Alpha Partners and Management Team Member at Hurricane Capital.

MIAMI & NEW YORK, May 25 2021 – The Parkinson’s Foundation and the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) today announced new exercise recommendations to provide safe and effective guidance on physical activity to people with Parkinson’s and to certified exercise professionals working with them.

MIAMI & NEW YORK — May 20, 2021 – The Parkinson’s Foundation has been approved for a $30,000 Grants for Arts Projects award to support an exhibition of portraits by Los Angeles-based artist Safi Alia Shabaik. Created collaboratively with her father Aly H.

Funding focuses on reaching historically underserved Parkinson’s communities

Communities to gather for virtual and contactless events to raise funds for Parkinson’s research, care and resources

MIAMI & NEW YORK – March 2, 2020 – The Parkinson’s Foundation today announced the results of the medical cannabis and Parkinson’s disease (PD) survey.

$1 Million grant from the Sharron and Joseph Ashby Hubert Fund of the Community Foundation of Broward funds genetic testing and counseling online and in-person

Subvención de $1 millón otorgado por el Sharron and Joseph Ashby Hubert Fund de la Community Foundation of Broward financia pruebas genéticas y asesoría en línea y presencial


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