Wilkins Media Company and Lamar Advertising Support The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research
NEW YORK, NY — The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research (MJFF) announced that its partnership with Wilkins Media Company and Lamar Advertising has been a major asset in 2009 efforts to raise awareness of the fight against Parkinson’s disease. Between April and September, the digital messages supporting MJFF’s efforts were seen on more than 400 Lamar digital displays in 26
Parkinson’s disease is a chronic, degenerative neurological disorder that affects over five million people worldwide and is the 14th leading cause of death in the
The Michael J. Fox Foundation was founded in 2000 to speed the development of better Parkinson’s treatments — and to ultimately find a cure — through an aggressively funded research agenda. To date, the Foundation has funded over $150 million in research toward a cure. The Lamar displays highlight MJFF’s emphasis on prioritizing the research most critical to speed practical new therapies to patients.
“We are thrilled to join The Michael J. Fox Foundation in its mission to find a cure for PD and improve quality of life for those living with the disease today,” said