The is committed to funding the most promising research aimed at therapeutics and lifestyle choices that promote living well with Parkinson's disease, today and every day.
To that end, the foundation will award up to $200,000 in support of innovative research focused on links between exercise and Parkinson’s disease. This topic can be interpreted to include a range of investigations (e.g., type, duration, intensity, or effects on speech, falls, non-motor symptoms, etc.).
Priority will be given to smaller, innovative studies designed to demonstrate proof of concept, paving the way for larger studies or clinical trials.
Additional information can be found online at dpf.org/research. Additional quotes and interview opportunities are available upon request.
Letters of Intent must be received no later than March 26. Upon review, selected applicants will be invited to submit a full application by May 18, 2018.
See the Davis Phinney Foundation website for complete program guidelines and application instructions.