Who, What, When and Where of Parkinson’s diagnosis: MJFF free webinar

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Author: Parkinson's Life editorsPublished: 17 March 2016

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Michael J Fox webinar

This month’s free webinar from the Michael J Fox Foundation will discuss how earlier Parkinson’s diagnoses could help test therapies to slow or even stop the disease progressing


The next instalment in the free Third Thursdays webinar series by the MJ Fox Foundation on 17 March at 12:00 ET will discuss how the diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease is currently made; recognise how incorrect and delayed diagnoses impact clinical care and research and explain what Dopamine Transporter (DaT) scans are and their current and potential role in clinical care and research.

This hour-long webinar is hosted by Hosted by Danna Jennings, MD, clinical research director, Institute for Neurodegenerative Disorders and Samantha Hutten, PhD, senior associate Director of Research Programs, Michael J Fox Foundation. Audience members can submit their own questions to the experts while the discussion is happening in real time.

It’s free to join in the live webinar, just register here.

And if you can’t make it for the live broadcast, catch the recording in the library archive here.


Register for the webinar here

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