Sun Health Research Institute garners award

June 30, 2008

By hammersmith

[Source: Daily News-Sun] – The Arizona Chapter of the National Parkinson Foundation will present the Sun Health Research Institute with the 2008 Shelley Anderson Research Scholarship Award on Tuesday.

The presentation will be at 10:30 a.m at the Sun Health Research Institute, Bldg B Auditorium, 10515 W. Santa Fe Drive, Sun City

The $24,950 award will help fund research seeking to identify Parkinson’s disease diagnostic markers in biofluids, including blood and cerebrospinal fluid.

More than 50 people are expected to attend the award presentation and stay for a free monthly tour of the research institute, an event held on the first Tuesday of the month.