Taking Parkinson’s education to the farmers market: educating under-served communities

Taking Parkinson’s education to the farmers market: educating under-served communities Dr. Lynda Nwabuobi, Movement Disorder Fellow at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in New York City, attended APDA’s Diversity in Parkinson’s Disease (PD) Research Conference in May and was inspired. Dr. Nwabuobi  had just spent the day learning about health care disparities in PD care, low […]

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THE AMERICAN PARKINSON DISEASE ASSOCIATION AWARDS FRESH CROP OF RESEARCH GRANTS & NEW DIVERSITY-FOCUSED RESEARCH INITIATIVE

The American Parkinson Disease Association Awards Fresh Crop of Research Grants & New Diversity-Focused Research Initiative From T cells to genetics, $1.7 million in innovative research to be funded for 2019 – 2020 year NEW YORK, NY – September 5, 2019 – The American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA) has just awarded $1.7 million to support […]

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APDA funded research suggests new approach to understanding the basic biology of PD

APDA funded research suggests new approach to understanding the basic biology of PD

APDA-funded research conducted by Dr. Talene Yacoubian of the University of Alabama School of Medicine at Birmingham – one of APDA’s Centers for Advanced Research – suggests a new approach to understanding the basic biology of Parkinson’s disease.

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