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Faculty & Staff Honors

Faculty & Staff Honors

Northwestern Study to Test Parkinson's Drug

Dr. Tanya Simuni, medical director of Northwestern University’s Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Center, was awarded a grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to conduct a $16 million phase III study of the safety and efficacy of the drug isradipine as a potential neuroprotective agent in Parkinson’s disease.