Cure Parkinson’s regularly hosts Research Update Meetings to give you the opportunity to hear the latest progress in Parkinson’s research. You can find more information about upcoming meetings on this page.

Cure Parkinson’s Research Update Meetings 2021

Spring Research Update Meeting (virtual), Friday 30 April – more details coming soon

Rallying to the Challenge, in partnership with Van Andel Institute, September – more details coming soon

The 6th World Parkinson Congress (WPC): 7-10 June, Barcelona 2022

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WPC brings together the whole Parkinson’s community for this triennial event. Everyone in the community who is touched by Parkinson’s, whether a researcher, physician, family member, clinician, nurse, or rehab specialist is welcome to attend the WPC 2022. World Parkinson Congresses are 100% inclusive scientific events and Cure Parkinson’s is proud of its involvement since the first event in 2006.

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Research Update Meeting, April 2019: Dopamine Replacement Therapies

You can view presentations from Professors Roger Barker (John Van Geest Centre for Brain Repair), Jun Takahashi (Kyoto university), Malin Parmar (Lund University), and Claire Henchcliffe (Weill Cornell Medicine, NY) presenting their research updates to an audience of people affected by Parkinson’s.

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Rallying to the Challenge, September 2020: How and When Does Parkinson’s Begin

Cure Parkinson’s and Van Andel Institute (VAI) host the annual Rallying to the Challenge event, a meeting designed for and by people with Parkinson’s, advocates and care partners that explores how the Parkinson’s community can impact and accelerate research.

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