The 9th Annual GEO-PD

Vancouver, British Columbia
September 10-12, 2014

The 9th annual GEO-PD meeting will be hosted by Prof. Matthew Farrer and the Centre for Brain Health at the University of British Columbia, Canada.

Featured Site

The Section of Clinical and Molecular Neurogenetics, University of Luebeck

“Discovering the genetic factors causing or contributing to movement disorders is the Section’s main aim of research.”

Featured Projects

Dr. Christine Klein and The Clinical and Molecular Neurogenetics team engage in a large network of national and international collaborations that unite to foster cross-theme, multidisciplinary research that can be directly applied to patient care.


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Interested in becoming a member of the GEO-PD? Learn how you can become part of a global effort to help unravel the causes of Parkinson’s disease.


Latest Research News

A recent GEOPD study led by Dr. Demetrius Maraganore included over 20 centers and 6,000 patients and was recently published in Movement Disorders — the first ever to examine the association of alpha-synuclein variations with survival in Parkinson’s disease.
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