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Chicago Tribune: Parkinson's Patients Find Help at Willowbrook Fitness Facility

InspirFit offers PD programs designed to increase or maintain the physical well-being of participants. The foundation provides a grant to the program.

Sunday, December 3, 2017
South Dakota State University: Carlson Chosen for the Edmond J. Safra Visiting Nurse Faculty Program Monday, November 6, 2017

Nursing Instructor, Nicole Carlson, participated in the Edmond J. Safra Visiting Nurse Faculty Program. Carlson speaks about the program and its benefits.

UF Alligator: UF Researcher Holds Reddit AMA About Parkinson’s Disease Sunday, November 5, 2017

The foundation’s national medical director, Dr. Michael S. Okun held an “Ask me anything” forum on Reddit, a popular online message board, about Parkinson’s. He answered more than 27 questions from users.

Health Professional Radio: Parkinson’s Patient Advocacy Programs Friday, November 3, 2017

Parkinson’s Foundation chief operating officer Ronnie Todaro discusses PPAC and patient engagement.

Association of Art Museum Directors: Museums and Communities News October 2017 Tuesday, October 31, 2017

A Burchfield Penney Art Center and Parkinson’s Foundation Western New York Chapter collaborative is offering relief to people with PD through its Art Moves Me therapeutic PD dance program.

Chicago Tribune: From the community: Parkinson’s Foundation Welcomes Chicago entrepreneur Peter Goldman to its Board of Directors Tuesday, October 24, 2017

The Parkinson's Foundation announced the election of Chicago entrepreneur Peter Goldman its Board of Directors. Goldman is managing partner of Lakeshore Sport & Fitness in Chicago.

Philanthropy News Digest: Parkinson's Disease Foundation Invites Applications for Mentored Research Thursday, October 19, 2017

The Parkinson’s Foundation asks for applications from new investigators for the Parkinson's Foundation-PSG Mentored Clinical Research Award.

WSB-TV: Doctor at Emory Leads Groundbreaking Research on Parkinson’s Disease Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Stewart Factor, a doctor at Emory University, a Center of Excellence, is learning how to put breaks on the range of symptoms associated with Parkinson’s, in hopes of finding a cure.

Berks Mont News: Tri County Record Community Calendar 10-17 Tuesday, October 17, 2017

PD support group will meet October 23 and distribute free foundation resources.

Emory News Center: National Academy of Medicine elects Emory Leaders in Neuroscience, Global Health Monday, October 16, 2017

Allan Levey is a major player in the neurosciences and global health at Emory. Levey was a recipient of the foundation’s Heikkila Research Scholar Award.

Daily North Shore: Bears & NFL Players Tackle Parkinson’s Thursday, October 12, 2017

Ed McCaskey of the Chicago Bears have been living with PD for 11 years. In that time he’s run 13 marathons and boxes regularly. This Sunday, former Bears and other NFL players will walk with McCaskey at Moving Day® Chicago. Mentions Parkinson’s Outcomes Project.

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