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Raising funds for Canada's best researchers to discover new and better treatments for Parkinson's

Research we fund

How it works
Donors become investors in early-stage, novel ideas in Parkinson's research
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Pilot projects and new investigators receive enough funding to get their start
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A concept is validated and can receive much more funding from other agencies
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Together, donors and researchers have fueled many research innovations

Parkinson Canada Research Program

The program invests in funding early-stage investigators to help launch a career in Parkinson’s research; clinical fellowships to increase access to care by growing the number of qualified specialists; and new and novel ideas which otherwise may not get their start.
Our research program
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Research we fund together

"No one is going to... spend on an idea we just had, but the fact Parkinson Canada was willing to look outside an established Parkinson research group [is] going to be the key to solving these problems."
– Dr. Matthew Krause, Research Associate, 2020-2022 research cycle

Funding20new grants

Across9streams

Totaling$1,015,000in new investment

2020-2022 research cycle streams

Biomarkers

4 projects
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Causes

5 projects
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Clinical fellowship

2 projects
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Complications

1 projects
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Neuroprotection

2 projects
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Treatment of Parkinson's

3 projects
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New Investigator Award

1 projects
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PSP (Progressive Supranuclear Palsy)

1 projects
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All research projects

Many potential breakthroughs are still left unfunded

Donors like you make the Parkinson Canada Research Program possible. Many of our program's most invested donors refer to themselves as venture capitalists of Parkinson’s research. Yet, many worthy projects are left unfunded.
The next breakthrough could be one of them.
Your gift today increases our research funding pool and enables new projects to get their start.
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