Kelvin L. Chou, MD, Professor, Neurology and Neurosurgery at the University of Michigan, Co-Director of the Surgical Therapies Improving Movement (STIM) Program, Medical Director of the Neurology Clinical Trials Organization (NeCTO), and Director of the Education and Outreach Core of the University of Michigan Udall Center of Excellence for Parkinson’s Disease Research, was elected in November, 2016 to the Executive Committee for the Parkinson Study Group (PSG).
This learning module is educating inpatient RNs, LPNs, pharmacists, house officers, and hospitalists about the specific and unique needs of the hospitalized PD patient.
NIH-funded mouse study identifies a key player in the progression of the disorder.
More than 40 percent of patients with early Parkinson’s disease reported falling, and a history of falls was a predictor of future falls, according to the results of a study reported here June 22 at the International Congress of Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders.
New University of Michigan research finds people with Parkinson’s disease may want to consider attempting to do the dishes, fold the laundry and take strolls around the neighborhood in their quest to control their symptoms.
NIH grant creates University of Michigan Udall Center of Excellence for Parkinson’s Disease Research focused on developing a treatment to prevent falls.