Join us for the 2011 Morris K. Udall Awards Dinner

August 2011 Monthly Message

Parkinson's disease and Parkinsonism: Are they the same thing?
Federal Update: What's Going on in Washington
Branded vs. Generic Medications in Parkinson's Disease: Does it Matter?
Hettie Molvang is a Support Group Champion
The Future of Translational Research at the National Institutes of Health:
    NIH Director Francis Collins Releases Commentary Paper about New Research Center

Parkinson's Action Network Welcomes Former Congressman John Spratt to its Board of Directors
PAN joins the Alliance for Regenerative Medicine
Join us for the 2011 Morris K. Udall Awards Dinner
PAN CEO Amy Comstock Rick Featured on Comcast Newsmakers
Parkinson's in the Media


At this year’s event, Dinner Co-Chair and NPR Host Diane Rehm will conduct her signature “conversational interview” with outstanding members of the national news media, including:  CNN’s Wolf Blitzer and Newsweek’s Eleanor Clift.  They will pay tribute to PAN’s Founding Board Member and Dinner Co-Chair Mort Kondracke who retired from Roll Call this spring after 20 years as Executive Editor.  The Udall Dinner will be held on Wednesday, September 14 at The National Press Club in Washington, D.C., from 6 – 9 p.m.  You can learn more about the event, and buy tickets or make a tax-deductible donation by clicking here.