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Share your priorities for research by Thursday, April 30. Scientists will study two of them!


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2x Your Gift

When you donate this April, the Light of Day Foundation will double your donation for up to $150,000!

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You Can Make a Difference!

Find tips and tools for raising awareness this April.


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PDF Research

We are funding $5.1 million in research to solve, treat and end Parkinson's.


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The Effects of Exercise on PD

Kristen Pickett, Ph.D., PDF-funded researcher from the University of Wisconsin, Madison reports on her study of exercise and the PD brain.

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Your Donations Make a Difference

Your support makes the research of Dr. Hess and Dr. Earhart possible, allowing us to learn about the role of genetics and the potential of exercise in Parkinson's.


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Read the First Issue of npj Parkinson’s Disease: New Scientific Journal from PDF and Nature Publishing Group

April 20, 2015

The Parkinson’s Disease Foundation (PDF) is pleased to announce the publication of the first issue of npj Parkinson’s disease, a new scientific journal sharing the latest in Parkinson’s disease research. The journal is result of a partnership, first announced in November, between the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation and Nature Publishing Group (NPG).

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Celebrate Spring Boston

Friday, April 24 (The Liberty Hotel-Boston, MA)

Join PDF, our Co-Chairs Rehana, Kate and Anne and young professionals in Boston for Celebrate Spring. The evening includes cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, dancing and silent auction. All proceeds benefit PDF research programs.

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Community Events

Saturday, April 25, 2015, 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM21st Parkinsonís Unity Walk (NY)
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