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About the Center

The University of California, San Francisco Medical Center has an international reputation for its excellence as a clinical and research facility and the UCSF Department of Neurology is widely recognized as one of the leading neuroscience centers in the United States.

The Parkinson's Disease Clinic and Research Center at the University of California, San Francisco Department of Neurology has been a National Parkinson's Foundation Center of Excellence since 1992.

Mission Statement:

  • To provide comprehensive and compassionate care for patients and families affected by Parkinson's disease
  • To discover causes and effective treatments of Parkinson's disease
  • To educate general medical practitioners, patients, caregivers and the general public 

Events/In the News


Stanford University presents their annual Parkinson's Disease & Parkinsonism (LBD, PSP, MSA, CBD) Caregiver Symposium. Early-bird registration ends June 12th.  Space is limited.

Website with registration information here:

Registration is online only.  Contact (650-724-6090) with any questions.


Free webinar alert! The National Parkinson Foundation is hosting a free webinar on the topic of FALL PREVENTION. 

Pre-registration is required here: 

5/29/2014 Learn more about the new UCSF-partnered Brain Health Registry here