Is it possible, Dr. Earhart wondered, that dance lessons may help improve balance among people with PD, whose risk of falls is high?
PDF Grant Programs
Are you interested in furthering Parkinson's science? View PDF's open grant programs.
The Parkinson's Disease Foundation (PDF) has a four-pronged research program dedicated to finding the cause(s) of and a cure for Parkinson's disease. In the fiscal year 2013, which began July 1, 2012, PDF is providing support to more than 40 scientific projects and programs, for a total of $5.3 million.
PDF’s research program includes:
- Center Grants Program
- International Research Grants Program
- Fellowship and Career Development Program
- Collaborative Endeavors (including the Advancing Parkinson's Treatments Innovations Grant)