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Kalter: Neil Diamond’s diagnosis may shed light on Parkinson’s

John L. Lehr, CEO of the Parkinson’s Foundation, believes that Neil Diamond's public discussion of having Parkinson's will further push use of the Parkinson's Foundation Helpline.

Thursday, January 25, 2018
UF News: Imaging Biomarker for Parkinson’s Could Aid In Testing Drugs To Slow Disease’s Progression Friday, July 28, 2017

Reflection of the warmth and camaraderie that unites the Western New York Parkinson’s community. Local Parkinson’s parties, dances, picnics, dinners, Moving Day®, support groups, a teaching symposium, wouldn’t happen without inspired leadership at the top of the of Western New York’s Parkinson’s Foundation chapter.

The Buffalo News: My View: Involved Community Benefits Parkinson's Patients Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Reflection of the warmth and camaraderie that unites the Western New York Parkinson’s community. Local Parkinson’s parties, dances, picnics, dinners, Moving Day®, support groups, a teaching symposium, wouldn’t happen without inspired leadership at the top of the of Western New York’s Parkinson’s Foundation chapter.

Miami Herald: Senior-Level Hires and Promotions in South Florida For The Week Of July 17, 2017 Monday, July 17, 2017

Sean Kramer, a noted non-profit leader, was appointed as Senior Vice President, Chief Development Officer, of the Parkinson’s Foundation.

Owatonna.com: Owatonna Seniorplace Hosts Educational Meeting on Parkinson's Disease Wednesday, July 12, 2017

The foundation’s Minnesota chapter hosted the 2017 Parkinson Education Series. Erin McGee, the chapter program manager, is quoted.

Chicago Tribune: Checking the Cost of a Genetic Test Monday, July 10, 2017

Are you considering taking the new 23andMe genetic test? This article analyzes the reasons one may have to take the new genetic test. Parkinson’s Foundation CEO John Lehr is quoted.

HPR: The Mission of the Parkinson’s Foundation Friday, July 7, 2017

John L. Lehr, CEO of the Parkinson’s Foundation, discusses their mission and work around the world and the needs of people with Parkinson’s.

IPS News: Working Toward a World Without Parkinson’s Disease Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Parkinson’s Foundation CEO John Lehr contributed this article regarding the role of the Parkinson's Foundation and the urgency for and improved understanding of treatment of Parkinson's patients.

Chicago Tribune: Retirement: Should You Take a Genetic Test to Spot Health Risks? Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Parkinson’s Foundation CEO John Lehr is quoted in this article on selling genetic tests for disease risk directly to consumers.

Cary Citizen: Cary Scientist Added to National Parkinson’s Council Tuesday, June 20, 2017

David Malarkey, PhD, of Cary, NC, discusses his excitement to join the Parkinson’s Foundation People with Parkinson’s Advisory Council. Dr. Malarkey has also been supportive of his local Moving Day® NC Triangle.

Neurology Today: Benefits for Deep Brain Stimulation in Early PD Reported at 5 Years Monday, June 12, 2017

Our national medical director Michael S. Okun, MD, is quoted in regards to a study analyzing deep brain stimulation in people with early-stage PD presented at the International Congress of Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders.

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