Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center

Parkinson's Disease Research

Basic and clinical research is the best way to improve our understanding of the causes of Parkinson's Disease, with the ultimate goal of finding new treatment options.


Clinical Trials

Find our active clinical trials on the center clinical trials page


We are a Center of Excellence with the Parkinson Foundation.  Centers of Excellence are top medical institutions featuring comprehensive care that meet every patient need and provide access to clinical trials and experimental therapies.



 The PDMDC collaborates with the Michael J. Fox Foundation for research in Parkinson’s Disease.