Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Fox Trial Finder"
March 04, 2014
Gary Rafaloff is a Fox Trial Finder Ambassador who is committed to spreading the word about the critical importance of participation in PD clinical trials.
March 03, 2014
On February 22, 150 Parkinson's disease (PD) patients and their loved ones descended on Chattanooga, TN for the Southeast Clinical Trials Fair presented by The Michael J. Fox Foundation and Fox Trial.
March 03, 2014
"I will continue doing this until they don't need me anymore," says Michael Vanek. "It's an exciting time to have Parkinson's." Michael also encourages other patients to participate in PD trials.
February 21, 2014
Today, there is a specific opportunity for people who do not have Parkinson's disease (PD) to contribute to research by serving as control volunteers.
February 20, 2014
With a background working for a neurologist, participating in clinical trials was an easy call for Gail Brungart. "I felt that's what I could do," she said.
January 27, 2014
For the last three months of 2013, clinical research sites across the United States and beyond competed to refer the largest number of Parkinson's patients and control volunteers into FTF.
January 20, 2014
"I said to myself, 'OK, you have this [disease]. Now what are you going to do about it?'" That's when Linda Klink signed up on Fox Trial Finder to participate in clinical trials.
January 10, 2014
"We are very excited about Michael's Golden Globe Nomination, we will be elated if he wins and will boo at the TV if he doesn't. Sorry to say that we are not impartial, after all, he's one of ours."
January 08, 2014
Guest blogger Bryan Roberts says, "Being diagnosed with PD was definitely a challenge, but by remaining silent I was doing nothing to help push the ball forward. And that behavior had to change."
December 23, 2013
The Michael J. Fox Foundation's staff Neurologist and Movement Disorder Specialist, Maurizio Facheris, MD, responds to questions from our online community.