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Read expert commentary, insights and general announcements on how the Foundation is paving the way for Parkinson's research.


  • PD Avengers Podcast Takeover

    PD Avengers Take Over MJFF’s Podcast to Help You Meet Parkinson’s Organizations around the World

    Join the PD Avengers, a global alliance of Parkinson’s disease (PD) advocates, as they take over The Michael J. Fox Foundation’s (MJFF) podcast for a special two-part episode, airing today, August 25…

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    Literary Lion: Michael J. Fox Reviews a New Memoir of Disability for The New York Times

    Michael J. Fox Reviews a New Memoir of Disability for The New York Times.

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    Women Leading the Way in Impact: MJFF CEO and Co-Founder Debi Brooks Named to Forbes “50 Over 50: Impact List”

    Honored as a woman creating social change at scale, Debi Brooks, CEO and Co-Founder of The Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF), is named to Forbes “50 Over 50: Impact List.”

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    Our Take: Two Friends with Parkinson’s Publish Email Exchange in The New York Times

    An email exchange between two friends who live with Parkinson’s gives a closer look at the thoughts, feelings and questions the disease brings.

  • MJFF Celebrates Pride Month

    “We All Deserve to Live Our Best and Most Authentic Life”: MJFF Celebrates Pride Month

    In celebration of Pride Month — a time to recognize the valuable contributions of the worldwide LGBTQ+ community and commemorate the Stonewall Inn uprising of June 1969 in our hometown of New York…

  • MJFF Celebrates Father's Day

    MJFF Celebrates Father’s Day: Reflections on Parenting, Parkinson’s and Optimism

    To help honor all dads in the Parkinson’s disease (PD) community this Father’s Day, The Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) is celebrating fatherhood.

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