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Edinburgh Branch Secretary

Volunteering for Parkinson’s Join an enthusiastic team of volunteers that is making a real difference to the lives of people with Parkinson’s and their families in Edinburgh and Lothian Your time matters – Committee meetings are held on the first Friday morning of each month, except June and July.  Additional time commitments can vary around […]

Six myths about Parkinson’s Disease and why they are untrue

On Saturday 27th April members of the Edinburgh Research Interest Group were entertained and informed by a talk from Dr David Breen, a newly appointed neurology consultant in the Western General Hospital. His theme was Six myths about Parkinson’s Disease and why they are untrue. You can download the material associated with David’s talk as […]

Paul Mayhew-Archer is back!

New Chair for Research Interest Group

After seven years as Chair of ERIG, Professor Ken Bowler has announced his retirement from the position. He will be succeeded by Professor David Melton. David has spent his entire research career studying the genetic, cellular and molecular biological basis of a variety of human diseases. Since 1997 David has been Professor of Somatic Cell […]