Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Clinical Trial Participant"
July 29, 2015
Two people living with Parkinson's share their views on clinical trial participation and the personal considerations involved in deciding whether to volunteer for research studies.
July 14, 2015
This week, Chicago's "You & Me This Morning" show featured Dr. Tatiana Foroud and Jon Gilman to discuss genetic testing for Parkinson's-related genes in the Foundation's PPMI study.
April 30, 2015
May 4-8 marks 2015's Clinical Trials Awareness Week. Sixteen members of our community told us why participating in research is so crucial to speeding new treatments and a cure.
April 22, 2015
Foundation friend Bret Parker wrote a poignant blog post for Elsevier Connect about how participating in trials has given him both hope and a sense of control over his health.
March 12, 2015
Following Monday's announcement of Apple's ResearchKit and MJFF's Fox Insight online study, news outlets around the web are chiming in about technology's impact on medical research.
March 09, 2015
In conjunction with Apple's announcement of ResearchKit, MJFF is announcing the launch of Fox Insight, a Web-based virtual clinical study open to individuals of any age, both with and without PD.
March 03, 2015
For example, before enrolling in BioFIND, Hiroshi had two meetings with the doctor and trial coordinator simply to feel comfortable about participating and to get all of his questions answered.
January 27, 2015
"It's so worthwhile and in your best interest. A cure can be found much more quickly if people do this," says volunteer Bruce Ballard on trial participation.
January 20, 2015
Yahoo! Health: Two clinical research patients tell their stories, and why the research of pharmaceutical companies is important.
December 30, 2014
Robert Baittie, a man living with PD who is also a participant in the Parkinson's Progression Markers Initiative, blogger and author, is profiled in Make It Better magazine.