Rev. Jesse Jackson’s announcement today that he has been living with Parkinson’s Disease since 2015 further proves that receiving a diagnosis of Parkinson's is not a death sentence. There are many ways that people living with Parkinson's can control the symptoms of the disease with exercise and physical therapy to help maintain mobility and balance.
On 11/20/17, Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. announced that it is discontinuing the tozadenant A research study in humans that aims to test a new intervention – this could be a drug, surgery or therapy like exercise or diet guidelines – to make sure it is effective and safe..
NEW YORK & MIAMI — The Parkinson’s Foundation today announced the election of Marcia Mondavi Borger to its Board of Directors.
Parkinson’s Foundation Establishes ‘Dr. Melvin Yahr Research Award’ to Fund Neurology Fellows, Promote Leadership Diversity in Parkinson’s Research
Peter Goldman and Joshua Raskin Join Board of Directors
NEW YORK & MIAMI — The Parkinson’s Foundation today announced the election of Chicago entrepreneur Peter Goldman and New York financial analyst Joshua Raskin to its Board of Directors.
NEW YORK and MIAMI /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Parkinson's Foundation today announced the launch of its new brand and website following the recent merger of two legacy organizations – National Parkinson Foundation and Parkinson's Disease Foundation – as part of its mission to
Statement from the Parkinson's Foundation Medical Director, Michael Okun, MD
NEW YORK & MIAMI — The Parkinson's Foundation is pleased to announce a $1.2 million investment in 27 career development and fellowship grants to support the work of promising early career scientists in the field of Parkinson's.
'Substantial Matters: Life and Science of Parkinson's' Podcast Now Available Online
NEW YORK & MIAMI — The Parkinson’s Foundation today announced its hiring of Sean Kramer as Senior Vice President, Chief Development Officer. The noted non-profit leader will oversee fundraising initiatives for the national organization, working from its offices in New York and Miami.