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


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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 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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Parkinson’s Disease Foundation Expands Scientific Leadership

March 12, 2015

The Parkinson’s Disease Foundation® (PDF®) is pleased to announce the expansion of its Scientific Advisory Board to guide the organization toward its goals of solving, treating and ending Parkinson’s disease. Members are chosen for their leadership in the science and care of Parkinson’s disease as well as their dedication to PDF’s mission of improving the lives and futures of people touched by Parkinson’s.

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Celebrate Spring New York

Wednesday, April 1 (New York, NY)

Say farewell to winter and Celebrate Spring with us at TAO Downtown. All proceeds benefit the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation. This event is led by PDF and the Young New Yorkers for the Fight Against Parkinson’s committee, including Co-Chairs G. Pennington Egbert III, Gregory and Barbara Romero, Jonathan Romero, Missy Egbert Sheehan and William B. Sheehan and Vice-Chairs W. Alexander Budney, Andrew S. Gustin, George and Peggy Hebard, Josh and Melissa Raskin, Adam and Kim Wolfberg, Darren and Michele Wolfberg.

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