While clinical trials vary, the need for participants both with and without Parkinson's is constant and critical to moving research forward.
Karen and Marc Jaffe and Steven and Kae Spencer talk about their experiences in research as couples, individuals with Parkinson's and control volunteers. Susan Bressman, MD, discusses how valuable every contribution is toward better understanding of Parkinson's and new treatments.
Team Fox is the grassroots community fundraising program at The Michael J. Fox Foundation. Each year more than 1,600 Team Fox members worldwide turn their passions and interests into unique fundraising events and athletic feats.
To date, our members have raised nearly $20 million for Parkinson's research. You too can make a difference. Get involved today: www.teamfox.org
Partners in Parkinson's is a strategic health initiative which aims to fill in knowledge gaps, provide new educational tools and resources for the Parkinson's community to help patients optimize their care from diagnosis through advanced disease. Learn more at https://partnersinparkinsons.org/
The Michael J. Fox Foundation's staff movement disorders specialist Rachel Dolhun, MD, addresses your questions about living with Parkinson's. Have a question for Dr. Dolhun? Leave it in the comments and it may be featured in an upcoming video.