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    Brain and Life, “Neurologists and Patients Weigh In on How We Can Heal Together”

    MJFF’s Vice President of Medical Communications Rachel Dolhun, MD and other neurological disease experts discuss learnings from the pandemic as society prepares to reopen.

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    ESPN Front Row, “ESPN Founder Bill Rasmussen Announces Collaboration with Michael J. Fox Foundation”

    In a video interview, ESPN Founder Bill Rasmussen discusses his new role as an MJFF ambassador and how he remains positive and active while living with Parkinson’s.


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    American Journal of Managed Care (AJMC), “Dr. Rachel Dolhun on Innovations by MJFF to Assist the Parkinson’s Community Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic”

    Rachel Dolhun, MD, vice president of medical communications at MJFF discusses resources and tips for people living with Parkinson’s during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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    PBS, “Empowered by Parkinson’s”

    “Empowered by Parkinson’s,” a half-hour documentary produced by Connecticut Public Television (PBS), brings together diverse stories from the Parkinson’s community, including MJFF CEO to discuss the latest in Parkinson’s research.

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    NBC’s TODAY Show, “Meet the Teen Who Created a Film Fest to Benefit Parkinson’s Research”

    Team Fox fundraiser Ryan Levine joined NBC’s TODAY to share the inspiration behind the “Kids Film it Festival,” which to date, has raised more than $215,000 for Parkinson’s research.

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    The Hill, "EPA to Make Regulatory Decisions Using Questionable Science"

    MJFF CEO writes Op-ed in "The Hill" to advocate for the Parkinson's community on a proposed rule by the EPA that would limit the amount of types of science used in determining federal regulations, including policies and programs related to environmental restrictions in support of health.

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    BBC News "The Truth about Parkinson's"

    MJFF CEO and other Parkinson’s disease (PD) experts — people living with the disease and scientists from around the world — participated in a three-episode radio series on "The Truth about Parkinson's" on the BBC.

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    Fortune, “Exclusive: Billionaire Ken Griffin to Fund $10 Million Parkinson’s Competition with Michael J. Fox Foundation”

    Ken Griffin, Founder and CEO of the Chicago-based global investment firm Citadel and MJFF Co-Founder Debi Brooks spoke with Fortune’s Sy Mukherjee on the $10-million program spurring a scientific race in pursuit of a game-changing tool in Parkinson’s research.  

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