Established in 1969, Parkinson Society British Columbia, governed by a voluntary Board of Directors, is supported entirely by donations from individuals, members, corporations, foundations and the dedicated efforts of volunteers.

Every person touched by Parkinson’s deserves to know that they are not alone in their journey. We are here for you. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff is committed to offering support, sharing reliable information and raising funds for programs and research.

We are part of a strong community united in our dedication to improve the lives of those affected by Parkinson’s.

Funding interests

Award types

Research Trainee, Scholar


Research interests

  • Parkinson’s disease
  • movement disorder

Awards

2021

Recipient

Lisa Julian

Award type

Scholar award


Project title

Organelle signalling in stem cell identity specification

Recipient

Nika Shakiba

Award type

Scholar award


Project title

Unlocking the competitive potential of pluripotent stem cells: Towards novel stem cell therapeutics