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A LOOK BACK AT WPC2016: Watch President & CEO Leslie Chambers' presentation on Outreach to the Spanish community: Different models and solutions
American Parkinson Disease Association Launches Online Parkinson's Awareness Training Program for First Responders and General Public
In her Well column in the NYT today, Jane Brody writes about the importance of exercise for people with Parkinson's Disease. For additional resources on Exercise please feel free to download or order a copy of Be Active and Beyond: A Guide to Exercise and Wellness for People with Parkinson's Disease OR Listen to our webcast on Staying on Your Feet-Balance Matters
APDA is proud to be a part of the 2017 Parkinson's Unity Walk on April 22nd! 100% of donations support research funded by six major Parkinson's foundations. Learn more at www.UnityWalk.org
Could the bacteria in your gut be a link to PD?
Senate passes major health care bill – which includes much-needed expanded surveillance of neurological diseases, including Parkinson's. The 21st Century Cures Act is expected to be signed by President Obama, who states "The Cures Act makes important investments that will save lives." We will keep you posted on the ways this Act may impact our PD community!
Leslie Chambers, President & CEO of APDA to be Honored by UMASS Amherst School of Public Health & Sciences
The American Parkinson Disease Association Awards $1.6 Million in Research Grants. Prestigious Cotzias Fellowship Awarded.
APDA funded researcher published in Journal of Neuroscience – July 2016
John Hopkins Researchers Reveal Novel Protein & Involvement in Parkinson's Disease
University of Pittsburgh Researchers Find Key to Parkinson's Disease Neurodegeneration
ACADIA Pharmaceuticals' NUPLAZID™ (pimavanserin) is now available
The APDA Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) Meets to Determine 2016-2017 Research Funding
TAKE ACTION: URGE YOUR SENATORS TO SUPPORT DATA COLLECTION ON PARKINSON'S DISEASE
FDA Approves ACADIA Pharmaceuticals' NUPLAZID™ (pimavanserin)
First drug for Parkinson's disease Psychosis is given green light by the FDA
Check out the newest WPC Podcast! Now available for FREE download and streaming:
SLEEP & PARKINSON'S DISEASE
"Life with PD" featuring APDA friends John Schofield and Arthur Levitt (and their supportive wives, Suzie Schofield and Fran Levitt), and Laura Lieb, RN, MPH from the University of Alabama at Birmingham
NY STATE DECLARES APRIL AS PARKINSON'S DISEASE AWARENESS MONTH
FIRST DRUG FOR PARKINSON'S DISEASE PSYCHOSIS IS GIVEN GREEN LIGHT BY THE FDA
APDA LAUNCHES CAMPAIGN FOR PARKINSON'S AWARENESS MONTH
PRESS RELEASE: Parkinson Disease Spotlight On Clinical Trials-
What You Need To Know- APDA Launches In person Educational Programs In 6 Major Cities
The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), awarded a three-year, $900,000 grant to the Center for Biomedical Imaging Statistics at Emory's Rollins School of Public Health. The grant will fund the center's biomarker research in Parkinson's disease to identify non-invasive imaging measures that can detect changes in brain function and biochemistry.
2016 Optimism Walk Series Launched to Raise Critical Funds & Awareness
APDA ANNOUNCES NEW CHAIRMAN AND HONORS PAST LEADERS
APDA Establishes Research Fund to Commemorate the Dedicated Service of Joel M. Gerstel
Check out the newest WPC Podcast! Now available for FREE download and streaming: Beyond Motor Symptoms
Make every step count at the 22nd Parkinson's Unity Walk on April 23rd. 100% of donations go to research. NEW FOR 2016 – Register and roll!
Game Changers in PD - New Therapies That Offer a Better Way of Delivering Carbidopa/Levodopa
View Our New Edition of Basic Information About Parkinson's Disease
PDF and APDA Announce Collaboration to Cultivate Future Scientific Leaders
Gene Therapy Prevents Parkinson's Disease in Animal Model, Says Pitt Study
Early Detection of Parkinson Disease
Inform the FDA's work on Parkinson's: Take the Community-Wide Survey
FDA Patient-Focused Drug Development Meeting
Read our Summer Digital Digest here!
APDA Awards $1.3 Million in Research Grants & Continues to Lead the Way to Ease the Burden - Find the Cure for Parkinson's disease
The American Parkinson Disease Association, a National Participating Partner in Partners in Parkinson's
5 Ways Caffeine Can Make Your Life Better with Parkinson's
Congratulations to Mahlon R. DeLong, MD
American Parkinson Disease Association Is Proud To Join Parkinson's Action Network's Unified Partners Program
APDA is pleased to be a Bronze Sponsor of the WPC2016 in Portland, Oregon!
APDA's Scientific Advisory Board Meets to Determine 2015-16 Research Funding
Depression in Parkinson's disease
APDA Official Charity of The Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon
Ask Congress to Support Data Collection for Parkinson's Disease
University of Maryland Annual Parkinson's disease Symposium
Missed the Unity Walk? Check out our photos here!
Parkinson's Awareness Facebook Chat April 22, 2015
Senate Declares April 2015 Parkinson's Awareness Month
Read our 2014 Annual Report
Join APDA to commemorate April - Parkinson's Awareness Month
Thousands will walk hundreds of miles in more than 20 U.S. cities
Financial Reimbursements for Parkinson's Medications
New Parkinson's disease treatments