Brain Donation: A Scientist's Gift to Science
How would you react if a loved one decided to donate his or her brain to science? In this essay, NY Times reporter Kate Zernike shares the story of her father's decision to do so.Read Kate's Story
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PD ExpertBriefing: Managing the Motor Symptoms in PD (Online)
Tuesday, March 11
How can people with Parkinson's cope with the varied movement symptoms associated with the disease, such as tremor, slowness and dystonia? Find practical strategies by joining PDF and Dr. Parashos for a one-hour PD ExpertBriefing on the topic.
Parkinson's Disease Foundation Calls Upon Research Professionals to Engage Patient Advocates in Speeding Drug Development
March 7, 2014
The Parkinson's Disease Foundation® (PDF®) invites research professionals within industry, academia and government, to partner with its trained patient advocates to bring about better treatments for Parkinson's disease. This week, PDF welcomes new members to its national network, which now includes more than 230 Research Advocates whose insights are critical to speeding drug development.