Vanderbilt Department of Neurology

Clinical Parkinson's

Clinical Research in Parkinson's Disease & Related Disorders

  • The Eleventh Annual Blazing for a Cure Event was just completed. Approximately 200 patients and family attended in 2008!
  • NET-PD: Creatine vs. Placebo for Parkinson's disease
  • DBS for early Parkinson's disease
  • Studies of Autonomic Failure (Shy-Drager Syndrome)

To contact the Division of Movement Disorders for questions regarding clinical protocols call:

Movement Disorders Division
Dot Shearon, R.N.
phone (615) 936-0219
fax (615) 936-1229
For answers to some frequently asked questions about Parkinson's disease, click here.
For the latest (2/09) NPF support group program, click here (MS Word document).

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