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The Parkinson's Progression Markers Initiative is our landmark study launched in 2010 to deepen knowledge of Parkinson's and to better understand its onset and progression to speed the development of new treatments. Learn the latest news from the study here.


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    Good Morning America Explores the Connection Between Sleep and Parkinson's

    In case you missed it on TV this week, ABC’s Good Morning America correspondent Will Reeve explored why scientists are studying the connection between REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD) and Parkinson…

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    Read All About It! The Fox Focus on Parkinson’s: PPMI — The Study that Could Change Everything

    In our Fox Focus on Parkinson’s: PPMI Special Edition newsletter, The Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) looks at our landmark study — its growth since first launching in 2010 and how its expansion has…


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    Answering Your Questions from Our “PPMI: The Study that Could Change Everything” Webinar

    Our expert panelists addressed several questions around the Foundation’s landmark Parkinson’s Progression Markers Initiative study.

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    Michael J. Fox’s Message in USA Today: “America, You Can Help Prevent Parkinson’s Disease”

    Michael J. Fox writes op-ed, “America, You Can Help Prevent Parkinson’s Disease,” in USA Today.

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    PPMI Participants Share Their Experiences: “Knowledge Is Power”

    We highlight four participants speeding a cure in our landmark Parkinson’s Progression Markers Initiative.

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