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Help discover new and better treatments for Parkinson's disease.

Your role in research

What's your role in Parkinson's research?

As a donor

Parkinson Canada Research Program

Invest in new and novel research ideas through the Parkinson Canada Research Program. Your support funds:

  • Research projects which may otherwise not get their start
  • Clinical fellowships to increase access to care by growing the number of qualified specialists
  • Early-stage investigators to help launch a career in Parkinson’s research
How to donate to Parkinson's research
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As a participant

Participate in a research study

Many research studies into Parkinson's disease need human volunteers to answer specific health questions. Your participation in these research studies allows you to access new treatments for Parkinson's disease before they are widely available and contributes to medical research.
Participate in research studies

Participate in a research project with the Canadian Open Parkinson Network

The Canadian Open Parkinson Network (C-OPN) allows clinicians and researchers across Canada to band together and accelerate research into Parkinson's disease. Your participation is essential to their efforts to develop new, improved, and personalized treatments for Parkinson's disease.
About C-OPN
As a researcher

Apply to get funding for your research project

Get funding as an early-stage investigator to help launch a career in Parkinson’s disease research.
Apply for funding

Get participants for your research study

Are you conducting research related to Parkinson's disease and are looking for participants? Send us details about your study! If it's a good fit, we will include your study on our website so it can be seen by as many potential participants as possible.
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