Research Committee news

We would like to extend a thank you to outgoing committee chairs, Dr. Anne-Louise Lafontaine who served as Chair of the Research Policy Committee and to Dr. Jon Stoessl, who served as Chair of the Scientific Advisory Board. Their dedication and commitment to the Parkinson’s community has been invaluable. We welcome Dr. Edward Fon as … Read more

SuperWalk 2009

SuperWalk 2009 announces its first Early Bird Winner! Congratulations to Maxine Thistle of St. John’s Newfoundland, SuperWalk’s first Early Bird winner. Maxine receives a $500 gift certificate to Chapters/Indigo and is eager to start spending. After her best friend was diagnosed with Parkinson’s 16 years ago, Maxine began to volunteer for Parkinson Society Newfoundland & … Read more

Creative Expressions contest

Parkinson Society Canada seeks artistic talent! If you have a painting, photo, or other visual art that you would like to share we would like to hear from you. We are looking for your ‘Creative Expressions’ to display on Parkinson Society Canada’s thank you and holiday cards. Many people with Parkinson’s have discovered creative talents … Read more