Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders
The Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center is recognized by the National Parkinson Foundation as one of its worldwide Centers of Excellence. Our program brings together the advanced resources of Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, one of the nation's premier institutions for research into movement disorders. The school was recently named by the National Institutes of Health as one of only 12 centers in the country to receive the prestigious Morris K. Udall Center grant for Parkinson's research.
To provide innovative, multidisciplinary care for patients and families affected by Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders. To promote health, education, and support for patients, caregivers, family members, healthcare providers, and the community. To conduct pre-clinical and clinical research in order to extend the knowledge and treatment of movement disorders.
The Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center is recognized by the National Parkinson Foundation as a Center of Excellence.
Highlight of the Month
SAVE THE DATE
ANNUAL PATIENT AND FAMILY SYMPOSIUM
“Living Well with Parkinson’s Disease”
Saturday, OCTOBER 11, 2014
8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
(click here for flyer)
News & Announcements
September 2, 2014 the main presentation will be Tai Chi-Qigong presented
by Anna York Certified Qigong Instructor
Meet Our Team
Make a Gift
Donations are gratefully accepted at 312-926-2033. Our phone representative will ensure that your gift is designated to the Parkinson's & Movement Disorders Centers.
To Donate by Mail
Northwestern Memorial Foundation
attn: Leslie Post-Weissinger
541 North Fairbanks, Suite 800
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center
675 North Saint Clair Street, Suite 20-100
For an appointment with a movement disorders specialist
Programs and Education
For educational materials, support groups and program information:
Education and Fact Sheets or call
Visit Parkinson's Corner (click here)