Tag: parkinson’s disease

Advice and support available for Parkinson’s disease patients, families and caregivers

Individuals living with Parkinson’s disease, along with their families and caregivers, will have the opportunity to hear from a popular author and expert on...

UofL’s Department of Neurological Surgery adds research faculty member

Nelleke C. van Wouwe, PhD, MSc, joined the research faculty at the University of Louisville School of Medicine as assistant professor in the Department...

It’s time to enroll in the Parkinson’s disease Buddy Program

The University of Louisville is looking for patients with Parkinson’s disease who are interested in being connected with first-year medical students for a year-long...

Rasheda Ali joins the fight to knock out Parkinson’s disease Ali...

Rasheda Ali has made it her mission to help people better understand and manage Parkinson’s disease, a condition her father, Muhammad Ali, battled for...

Parkinson’s symposium for patients and families set for April 6

The annual Bill Collins Symposium for Parkinson’s Disease for patients, families and caregivers will be held April 6 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m....

Parkinson’s symposium for patients and families to take place April 6

The annual Bill Collins Symposium for Parkinson’s Disease for patients, families and caregivers is April 6. Admission is free.  Supported by the Bill Collins family and...

Study demonstrates role of gut bacteria in neurodegenerative diseases Research at...

Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis are all characterized by clumped, misfolded proteins and inflammation in the brain. In more than 90...

UofL professor presents PD Buddy Program results at World Parkinson Congress

Students at the University of Louisville School of Medicine learn about Parkinson’s disease by spending personal time with patients who have the condition. Patients...

Parkinson’s Disease Buddy Program gears up for second year Program was...

Individuals diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease are invited to participate in the Parkinson’s Disease Buddy Program, which matches them with first-year University of Louisville medical...