Do You Or Someone You Know Have Parkinson’s Disease?

Published: July 24th, 2014

Category: Hot News, News

woman and bookFor a study funded by the National Institute for Neurological Disorders and Stroke within the National Institutes of Health – we need research volunteers:

1) age 55 and older

2) are cardiovascular disease free

3) are willing to have a brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan (note: this does not have radiation)

4) are willing to met with us three times over two years for memory and thinking testing

5) are willing to have a small cerebrospinal fluid collection (optional)

The knowledge gained from this study will help to advance our understanding of Parkinson’s Disease.

**To see more written information about the study, click here.

**Concerned about the MRI part of the study?  Please click here to watch a movie about our MRI procedure.

**For information regarding the optional cerebral spinal fluid collection, click here.

UF researchers to use brain imaging to look at dementia profiles in patients with Parkinson’s. Read More

Please call 352-273-5929 for more information.  Thank you for visiting our page.