Tag Archive | "Michael J. Fox"

Video: Thank you from Michael J. Fox

Michael J. Fox has created an exclusive video thanking the PPMI volunteers and researchers for their exceptional contributions to Parkinson's research.

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PPMI focus on hyposmia featured in Neurology Now

Neurology Now, the magazine for patients and caregivers published by the American Academy of Neurology, featured an article profiling Michael J. Fox and the importance of participating in research. The PPMI prodromal cohort and the recruitment of individuals with hyposmia was highlighted as an exciting way for readers to get involved. In addition to providing a link to the Smell Survey, the article describes some of the science behind the link between hyposmia and Parkinson's Disease.

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PPMI Site PI interviewed on NECN Morning Show

Dr. Samuel Frank, PPMI Site PI at Boston University, made a recent appearance on the New England Cable News (NECN) Morning Show to talk about the PPMI Prodromal Cohort. Dr. Frank discussed the link between hyposmia and PD, and the rationale behind adding a this new cohort.

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Michael J. Fox op-eds in Sun Sentinel

The Sun Sentinel publishes an op-ed by Michael J. Fox that focuses on the critical role clinical trial volunteers play in advancing Parkinson's research.

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Michael J. Fox Op-Ed runs in Birmingham and Rochester

Birmingham News and Rochester's Democrat and Chronicle have recently published an op-ed by Michael J. Fox that focuses on the critical role clinical trial volunteers play in advancing Parkinson's research.

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Michael J. Fox: We are all the ?Department of Cures?

The Cleveland Plain Dealer and the San Diego Union Tribune have recently published an op-ed by Michael J. Fox that speaks to the importance of volunteering for clinical trials and taking part in the effort to speed the cure.

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Op-ed: Clinical trials a key priority for Michael J. Fox (San Francisco Chronicle)

Michael J. Fox writes about the need for volunteers in clinical research, and MJFF's efforts to speed the cure in the San Francisco Chronicle.

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Michael J. Fox: Study subjects ‘critical’ to finding better treatments

Michael J. Fox authors an op-ed piece to discuss the crucial need for PD and control volunteers for clinical studies. Fox believes study volunteers are as critical as scientists to the process of developing new treatments for diseases like Parkinson's. He discusses the need for more people to volunteer and how results can come more quickly when communities get involved.

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Video of Michael J. Fox on CNN in an interview with Sanjay Gupta

Missed the interview of Michael J. Fox with Sanjay Gupta? Watch it here.

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7:30am ET Saturday and Sunday replay of “Sanjay Gupta MD Reports: A Conversation with Michael J. Fox” on CNN

CNN replays a Thursday night special on MJFF and the future of PD research with Sanjay Gupta in an exclusive interview with Michael J. Fox. Dr. Bernard Ravina, PPMI PI, is interviewed in the segment.

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