The Luxembourg Parkinson Study is searching to recruit around 800 Patients as well as 800 control subjects that do not have Parkinson’s disease.

To improve the research conducted in the NCER-PD programme, the Luxembourg Institute of Health is recruiting « control persons » (not suffering from Parkinson), especially men above 40 years-old in order to obtain clinical data and samples that will be compared to patients’.

 The third edition of the Parkinson Symposium organized by the German patient association Jung und Parkinson will take place in Saarlouis (Germany) on September 24.

On Saturday, September 24, 2016, the NCER-PD Clinical team went to Saarlouis Fraulautern in Germany for the third Jung und Parkinson (JuP) conference, for which Prof. Rudi Balling was a patron.

On 1 September 2016, the Centre Hospitalier Emile Mayrisch (CHEM) has started its new initiative to support the Parkinson’s research of the National Centre of Excellence in Research on Parkinson’s Disease (NCER-PD).