Social Self-Management of Parkinson's Disease study underway at Tufts University and Boston University Medical Center
Tufts University, in collaboration with Boston University Medical Center, is excited to announce a new study exploring how social activities, relationships, and health change over time for people with Parkinson's disease.
- To better understand the relationship between Parkinson's disease and changes in social activities over time.
- To inform policies for supporting people living in the community with Parkinson's disease and their care givers
Your role in the study:
- Participate in several in-person and telephone interviews individually or with your care giver over a 3-year period.
- You will receive a maximum of $350. This payment will be broken down by interview ($50/interview).
Persons of color are under-represented in Parkinson's disease research and are encouraged to participate.
If you are interested in participating, contact:
Dr. Marie Saint-Hilaire and
Cathi Thomas, RN at BUMC
Boston University Medical Campus (BUMC)
Movement Disorders Clinic
Department of Occupational Therapy
Health Quality of Life (HQL) Lab