On Saturday 9th November 2019 we held our annual Parkinson’s Disease open day. We had a fantastic turnout from patients and their families. We would like to thank everyone for their involvement in the day. A special thanks to the speakers, who gave a series of terrific talks on the day which can be seen […]
Amazing research and social work is being supported by The Evelyn Trust. Last Thursday, Marta Camacho and Nina Kouli attended The Evelyn Trust Showcase Event. This was a great opportunity for past and present grant holders to meet and share knowledge and experiences in research.
Roger Barker has been elected as the Vice President of the World Parkinson’s Congress! Congratulations Roger!
Our team is currently developing a questionnaire to assess gut problems in Parkinson’s Disease: The GastroIntestinal Dysfunction Scale in Parkinson’s Disease (GIDS-PD). Last week Marta Camacho completed 3 focus groups to explore patient and carer’s opinions on gut symptoms in Parkinson’s disease and to assess the user-friendliness of the GIDS-PD. We want thank all 16 […]
Professor Roger Barker talks about the progress we have made in the last ten years of Parkinson’s research.
Our PD open day is next Saturday (9th November) 10am – 2pm if you are interested in attending please contact Molly on: email@example.com or 01223 767069
Roger gave a talk last week, Tuesday 22nd October on ‘Stem cells for repairing the brain – hope or hype?’ at The Romney Street Group, London.
Over the last month we have recruited 4 people onto the Gen extend study and screened our first patient for the Phase 3 Generation HD1 study last week.
Last week we kindly received a generous donation from Beat Parkinson’s for £2000. We would like to say a huge thank you for this kind donation towards Parkinson’s research.
Venkat Pisupati attended the UKRMP meeting on “Safety of Stem-Cell Derived Therapies:Trends and Future Technologies” on 7/8 October 2019 in Edinburgh. The main focus was on the progress of clinical trials cell therapy for AMD for curing blindness and Agnete Kirkeby talked about our ongoing collaboration on Parkinson’s disease and stem cells, particularly in relation […]