Mission Statement:The mission of the National Parkinson Foundation Georgia is to improve the lives of those living with Parkinson disease and their families through education, support and advocacy. The National Parkinson Foundation Georgia (NPFGeorgia) was founded by and for people living with Parkinson's and their families in 2004 and became a chapter of the National Parkinson Foundation in 2005. NPFGeorgia serves the state of Georgia through a network of support groups and educational programs including the annual Southeastern Parkinson Disease Conference.
Understanding the Link between Smell and PD
NPFGA, June 10th, 2013, News
An opportunity to play a role in PD research Early detection is a crucial step to understanding the causes of and developing better treatments for Parkinson’s disease (PD). Even before the typical tremor and slowness of movements occur in PD, it may be possible to detect early changes in th Read more....
Today’s Parkinson’s Headlines
NPFGA, May 22nd, 2013, News
Ceregene Reports Additional Efficacy Data From Parkinson’s Disease Phase 2b Study PRNewswire Ceregene, Inc. today announced additional efficacy data from a secondary analysis of its double-blind, randomized, controlled Phase 2b clinical study of CERE-120 (AAV-neurturin). CERE-120 Read more....
Moving Day is Coming to Atlanta!
NPFGA, May 14th, 2013, News
www.movingdayatlanta.org Get ready to MOVE Atlanta! NPF Georgia is bringing the Moving Day Walk for Parkinson’s to the Georgia Tech Campus on November 9th to raise awareness about Parkinson’s Disease and to raise funds for Parkinson’s Research, Education, and Wellness p Read more....
Support Group Members in the News!
NPFGA, May 2nd, 2013, News
Cedartown Moving Day is this Saturday; organizers hoping to bring in 1,000 participants Cartersville Caregiver, patient bring awareness to Parkinson’s disease Rome RN-T.com – Roman Connie Ray going to Washington to advocate for Parkinson’s sufferers Savannah Kites fly at Tybee f Read more....
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- March 23: Parkinson's/MSA Walk Carrollton
- April 20: Moving Day Cedartown
- August 9 - 11: Southeastern Parkinson Disease Conference
- October 20: Parkinson's Walk Greenville, SC
- October 27: Moving Day Rome
- November 9: Moving Day Atlanta - Georgia Tech Campus
- November 2: Parkinson's Walk Savannah
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