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Get the latest research news, discover more about Parkinson’s and read about how others are getting involved. For information and support, visit www.parkinsons.org.uk
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Welcome to the Parkinson's UK blog. Here you will find features and personal stories from the world of Parkinson's research. You can also find out how to get involved and start your research journey. If you have any comments or suggestions, please get in touch with us at research@parkinsons.org.uk

Editors
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editor
Dr Beckie Port
Research Communications Manager at @ParkinsonsUK. Ex-researcher in oncology and virology.
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Editor
Claire Bale
Head of Research Communications and Engagement, Parkinson’s UK
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Parkinson's UK
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REsearch Officer
Katherine Fletcher
Research Communications Officer
Writers
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Research Participation
Amelia Hursey
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In the News
Prof David Dexter
Deputy Director of Research at Parkinson’s UK
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Research Involvement
Dr Natasha Ratcliffe
Research Involvement Manager at Parkinson’s UK
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Volunteer Research Blogger
Martin Taylor
Dad, Hearts fan and volunteer research blogger for Parkinson's UK
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Research Grants
Michelle Bendix
Senior Research grants officer, Parkinson's UK
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Volunteer research blogger
Kevin McFarthing
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Research Involvement
Annie Amjad
Research Involvement @ParkinsonsUK
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REsearch Officer
Katherine Fletcher
Research Communications Officer