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CROSSING BORDERS: BEYOND EURO-CENTRIC MEDICAL RESEARCH IN PARKINSON’S DISEASE

CROSSING BORDERS: BEYOND EURO-CENTRIC MEDICAL RESEARCH IN PARKINSON’S DISEASE

International genetic research, headed by the UW, aims to prevent widening disparities in future access to precision medicine-era treatment of Parkinson’s disease in the Latino population. (En Español) Ignacio Fernandez Mata has just returned home from Bogotá, Colombia to his neurogenetics lab at the University […]

GENETICS & PARKINSON’S DISEASE (VIDEO)

GENETICS & PARKINSON’S DISEASE (VIDEO)

Hot Topics Presenter Dr. Ignacio Mata (Spain) discusses his genetic testing study for Parkinson’s Disease at the 4th World Parkinson Congress in Portland, Oregon.

April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month

Each year, April is designated as Parkinson’s Awareness Month.

How can you get involved? Start by downloading our 2011 toolkit or browsing it using the links below.

What sort of ideas for awareness raising will you find in the toolkit? It can be as simple as sending an eCard to a friend, as festive as wearing PDF’s winning awareness month t-shirt design or as resourceful as contacting and working with your local media to highlight your personal story. Get started today.

 

For more information visit: http://www.pdf.org/en/parkinson_awareness