The Foundation, thanks to its international network, integrates research activities in the USA and Italy, and encourages the transferability of scientific discoveries. Scientific production is also promoted through the provision of scholarships aimed at Italian junior researchers and clinicians to spend a period of research and training at the NYU Langone Health.
Basic research offers a crucial contribution to the acquisition of new knowledge in the field of Parkinson’s and movement disorders.
Clinical research is fundamental because it constitutes the bridge between the basic knowledge and health of people with Parkinson’s disease.
The Fresco Parkinson Institute promotes clinical research projects with the aim of identifying the best care and assistance for patients affected with Parkinson’s, diagnostics, prevention, and the development of new treatments or medical devices and diagnostic methods to ensure better patient care.