Latest Blog Posts Tagged "PPMI Participant"
June 02, 2017
Sue Lifschiz of Santa Rosa, California was diagnosed with PD in 2002. She joined PPMI to find a biomarker for earlier diagnosis and better disease tracking.
September 22, 2016
The success of MJFF's targeted Facebook recruitment program for PPMI was highlighted in the news.
July 27, 2016
PPMI research volunteers who attended the study's annual meeting of investigators penned a letter to the PPMI community sharing their thoughts on the impact of the initiative.
July 14, 2015
This week, Chicago's "You & Me This Morning" show featured Dr. Tatiana Foroud and Jon Gilman to discuss genetic testing for Parkinson's-related genes in the Foundation's PPMI study.
December 30, 2014
Robert Baittie, a man living with PD who is also a participant in the Parkinson's Progression Markers Initiative, blogger and author, is profiled in Make It Better magazine.
July 23, 2014
Robert Baittie is author of blog Tremors in the Universe. In this post, Robert explores how to live life full and optimistically; with PD, or without.
March 18, 2014
To those who may be interested in clinical research but have concerns, PPMI participant Judy says, "At least go for the initial interview. Don't say 'I don't like broccoli' if you haven't tasted it!"
March 05, 2014
Jessi Keavney, a guest blogger for FoxFeed, shares her story of finding out her genetic status, and how she took charge after finding out that she has a LRRK2 mutation.
December 06, 2013
Board Chairman Woody Shackleton shares how his entire family is involved in speeding a cure for PD, and how MJFF is changing the paradigm of how medical research is pursued.
December 06, 2013
Mary and George are pursuing participation in three studies they learned about through the Trials Fair in NYC last month. George says, "We're encouraged to find other ways to participate."