South Florida

In addition to the APDA South Florida Chapter, other Florida resources include the Information & Referral Center at Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville and University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami

APDA Center for Advanced Research

Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville

Dennis Dickson, MD, Director



4500 San Pablo Road
Jacksonville, FL 32224
Ashely Peña, MD, Medical Director



University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine
Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorder Center
1120 N.W. 14 Street, 13th Floor, Room 1377
Miami, Florida 33136
George Dumenigo, LCSW  APDA I&R Coordinator
Clinical Social Worker/Community Outreach Coordinator  
(305) 243-1865

Henry Moore, MD, Medical Director

APDA funding supports:

  • Studies to identify novel gene mutations that contribute to Parkinsonism
  • A range of clinical trials from gait in advanced PD to Lewy bodies of the gut
  • A very active DBS program with 75-100 procedures performed per year
  • Approximately 1,500 patients seen each year