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2014 Headlines

Hot Topics in Movement Disorders: Treatment Options for Parkinsonís Disease, Essential Tremor, and Dystonia

2013 Headlines

The Parkinson Alliances announces results of their 15th survey on ďFalls and Fear of Falling in Parkinsonís disease for Individuals with and without Deep Brain StimulationĒ.

New Survey Available on ďSleep in Parkinsonís Disease: A Comparison Between Those With and Without Deep Brain StimulationĒ

14th Annual Carnegie Center 5K and Fun Runís King Award Will be Presented to The Residence Inn by Marriott, Princeton @ Carnegie Center

2013 Parkinsonís Unity Walk Raised Over $1.7 Million in Donations for Parkinsonís Research

19th Parkinson's Unity Walk Will be Held on Saturday, April 27, 2013

The Parkinson Alliance announces results from 14th Survey on Resilience in Parkinsonís Disease; Learn what you can do to help

Central Coast Parkinson Support Group 7th Annual Walk For Parkinson's

Thousands to come together on April 27 to unite walkers and leading organizations to raise awareness and funds for research

The Princeton Area Supports Parkinson's Awareness Month

2012 Headlines

First Choice Bank Golf Classic donates $39,000 to local charities: Hamilton Area YMCA, The Parkinson Alliance, Advancing Opportunities.

19th Parkinsonís Unity Walk Will be Held on Saturday, April 27, 2013

Communities to Unite at 13th Carnegie Center 5K and Fun Run in Support of the Parkinsonís Community

The Parkinson Alliance to Attend the First Ever European Unity Walk

More than an Annual 5K: 13th Carnegie Center 5K and One Mile Fun Run to Take Place in Princeton, NJ

18th Annual Parkinsonís Unity Walk Raises More Than $1.5 Million in Support of Parkinsonís Research

Abbottís Investigational Treatment for Advanced Parkinsonís Disease Demonstrates Positive Results in Phase 3 Clinical Trial

Thousands to Participate in 18th Annual Parkinsonís Unity Walk in Support of Parkinsonís Community

DBS Survey Research will be presented at 16th International Congress of Parkinson

Parkinson's disease stopped in animal model through research funded by Team Parkinson and The Parkinson Alliance.

Get Your Copy of "Communication and Swallowing Disorders in Parkinson Disease"

2011 Headlines

Make your donation count this holiday season!‏

Princeton Dance for Parkinson



UCLA's Dr. Allan Wu Discusses Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)

Upcoming Poster Presentation at the 2012 Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society

Joint Statement by Six Parkinson's Disease Organizations Regarding Proposed Label Change for Azilect submitted to FDA Advisory Committee Meeting on 10-17-11

View photos from the 2011 5K & Fun Run!

Get Your Copy of "Carson and His Shaky Paws Grampa"

Have you been waiting to find a book that lifts your spirits and warms your heart?

Donate to The Parkinson Alliance at McCaffrey’s Supermarkets throughout the month of June.

Living Well Challenge: A Victory Summit Panel Discussion Webinar on How to Live Well with Parkinsonôs

Alvaro Guillot Limited Edition Serigraph being Auctioned on ebay to Benefit The Parkinson Alliance.

Celebrity Chefs Reunite for Parkinson

The Parkinson Alliance mourns the loss of Bernie Kautz

Congratulations to GE Healthcare for FDA approved DaTscanô

2010 Headlines

The National VA Parkinson

The Parkinson Alliance Remembers Former Board Member Jim Maurer

ParkinSong 2010

LSVT Speech Treatment for Parkinson

11th Annual Carnegie Center 5K and One Mile Fun Run

View photos and race results


Living Well with Parkinson

LSVT Global launches Online LSVT LOUD Training and Certification for speech clinicians

LSVT Global appoints Frank Shinneman as President and CEO

Dr. Lorraine A. Ramig receives ASHA

LSVT Global launches the LSVT LOUD Companion

The Parkinson Alliance attends the 4th Annual Mid-Summer Marketing Showcase in Palmer Square, Princeton

April is Parkinson

Alliance Team visits Huntington Memorial Hospital DBS Team

Shop at McCaffrey

Princeton Dines Out for Parkinson

The Parkinson Alliance mourns the death of its co-founder, Allen Dale Severance

The Parkinson Alliance Pays Customer Visit to Medtronic

The Parkinson Alliance mourns the loss of Margot Zobel

"The Power of One" by Victoria Cordisco

2009 Headlines

Parkinson's Unity Walk New Event Director

Carnegie Center 5K and Fun Run 2009

View photos and race results.


Medtronic Announces FDA Approval of Two Deep Brain Stimulation Devices That Offer Programming Advances and New Tools for Patients with Movement Disorders

"Celebrate Daily Victories" Seminar September 26, 2009

A Consensus Meeting to Discuss Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson

Central Coast 3rd Annual Parkinson

"Life With a Battery-Operated Brain, A Patient

23andMe Launches Parkinson

Martin Tuchman

The Central Coast Follies Does it Again for Parkinson

2008 Headlines

View photos from the 2008 Carnegie Center 5K and Fun Run

Two new dosage strengths of Stalevo approved in the U.S. provide greater dosing flexibility for people with Parkinson

Research Presented at The 36th Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society

2007 Headlines

Read about the success of our annual 5K

Click here to learn more about this annual event.


Silence of the Bunnies

2006 Headlines

The Parkinson Alliance joins the World Parkinson Congress as an Organizational Partner

Charitable Giving Reaches New Heights in Amarillo, TX

2005 Headlines

Majority of Physicians who Treat Parkinson`s do not Refer Patients to Clinical Trials, according to National Survey



We Mourn the Loss of Murray Charters and invite you to his "Celebration of Life" on Friday, June 10th

The New Jersey Citizens Coalition for Cures (NJCCC)

The 14th Annual USC Parkinson's Disease Update at the Pasadena Hilton, Saturday, April 2nd Speech by John Ball

2004 Headlines

Sporting Clay Shoot To Help Battle Parkinson's Disease

Parkinson's Community Mourns The Loss Of Milly Kondracke

WE MOVE Announces The DBS-STN Programmers Discussion Forum!

Free Parkinson's Information Kit Now Available

The Study of Antidepressants in Parkinson's Disease

"Stay Connected, Stay Informed":The Parkinson's Disease News Service for Patients and their Families

Margaret Tuchman on DBS-STN Surgery, DBS Survey Results, and our new venture: DBS-STN.org

2003 Headlines

N.J. Stem-Cell Bill (A-2840) Clears The Legislature

Valentina Trepatschko Joins The Parkinson Alliance

Bertek Launches Parkinson's Disease Patient Registry

Camp Hillard's 75th Anniversary Celebration Raises over $55,000 for Parkinson's Disease Research

Update: 4/2003 The Parkinson Alliance co-sponsors March 15, 2003 Washington, D.C. R21 Fast Track Meeting

Medicare coverage for Activa Therapy

It Takes Planning

Margaret Tuchman is featured in Medtronic "New Hope Profile"

2002 Headlines

Jim "Parky" Wetherell Cycles for Parkinsons

Dr. Patrick J. Kelly Honored at 2/25/2002 Reception for Receiving the Olivecrona Award

FDA Approval of "Brain Pacemaker" for Parkinson's --Part 1, by Medtronic Newsroom

FDA Approval of "Brain Pacemaker" for Parkinson's --Part 2, from The Boston Globe

NIH Review of 5-year PD Research Agenda January 9 and 10, 2002

Never Give Up, New Hope for Parkinson's Patients a True Story by Harry Knitter

Margaret Tuchman on The Need for The Survey of PD Patients with DBS/STN Surgery

2001 Headlines

Margaret Tuchman joins NJ Rep. Rush Holt (D) in Stem Cell Advocacy

The Parkinson Alliance Helps Fund Research for Parkinson’s Disease Stem Cell Line

Join the Petition to President Bush to Permit Federal Funds for Stem Cell Research

Margaret Tuchman on DBS and Stem Cell Research

Update: 4/2003 The Parkinson Alliance co-sponsors March 15, 2003 Washington, D.C. R21 Fast Track Meeting

Public and Private Funds Working Together to Support Stem Cell Research

PD Community News

2014 Headlines

March 12th Achieve Daily Victories Seminar Focusing on a Treatment for Parkinson

2013 Headlines

Princeton Dance for Parkinson Class to be Held on December 12, 2013

Parkinsonís Disease Awareness Event to be Held at Mt. Sinai Medical Center on 12.3.13

Neurosurgeon Provides ďAsleepĒ Option for Patients Undergoing DBS Surgery

LSVTís At-Home Voice Training Software Helps Parkinson

Hamilton Area YMCAís Delay the Disease Class

Living Well With PD: A program for PD patients and their caregivers

Parkinson's Disease Breakthrough May Lie in Gene Mutations

New Medtronic Deep Brain Stimulation System the First to Sense and Record Brain Activity While Delivering Therapy

MRI Interventions' ClearPoint System Facilitates Asleep DBS Surgery at San Francisco VA Medical Center for Veterans with Parkinson's Disease

Potential New Drug Being Studied to Treat Off Times for Parkinsonís Patients

Video Series on Parkinsonís Released by Veterans Health Administration

2013 Morris K. Udall Awards Dinner

New Surgical Technique for Deep Brain Stimulation Proves Accurate and Safe

Sixteen International Parkinson`s Disease Organizations Join Forces to Raise Global Awareness for Clinical Trial Participation

The Gallery of Hope and Pride 3rd Annual Art Exhibit

Living Well and Living Creatively with Parkinsonís

Parkinsonís book geared toward helping families across the globe.

April 11th Achieve Daily Victories Seminar Focusing on Treatment for Parkinsonís Disease

$14.4 Billion Economic Burden of Parkinson

Mallory Lewis and "Lamb Chop" to perform two shows to benefit Parkinson

March 2nd Achieve Daily Victories Seminar Focusing on Treatment for Parkinsonís Disease

Pesticides and Parkinson

2012 Headlines

Attend the PAN Forum Ė Make your Voice Heard in Washington, D.C.!

Speech Treatment for Parkinson Disease: The Science and Practice of LSVTģ LOUD

Vanderbilt University and Bristol-Myers Squibb Sign Collaboration Agreement to Develop Novel Treatments for Parkinsonís Disease

JFK Medical Center Hosts A Parkinsonís Disease Seminar on September 18th

JOIN US FOR BRUNCH EXPLORE THE LATEST ADVANCEMENTS IN PARKINSONíS DISEASE & ESSENTIAL TREMOR

Physical & Occupational Therapy for Parkinson Disease: The Science and Practice of LSVTģ BIG

UCB Launches Neuproģ in the U.S. to treat Parkinsonís Disease and Restless Legs Syndrome

2011 Headlines

The Science Behind Exercise and Improved Motor Function in Parkinson

Scientists create neurons with symptoms of Parkinson

2010 Headlines

Parkinson's Disease Work-Related Disability Assessment Form

2009 Headlines

MyPDSupport.com YouTube Video and Website!

2008 Headlines

Novartis Stalevo FIRST STEP Study Publication Press Release

US FDA approves Requip

Teva Offers Free Easy-To-Read Pd Resource Guide In English And Spanish

Novartis offers patient resources website

2007 Headlines

New dosage strength of Stalevoģ approved in US

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