The Fox Focus Fall/Winter 2017 - Page 27

Category ABOUT US The Michael J. Fox Foundation is dedicated to finding a cure for Parkinson’s disease through an aggressively funded research agenda and to ensuring the development of improved therapies for those living with Parkinson’s today. MJFF publishes The Fox Focus on Parkinson’s twice a year, including an interactive version. To change your subscription preferences, email info@michaeljfox.org. Submit letters and questions to the editor at the email address below. Founder Michael J. Fox Chief Executive Officer Todd Sherer, PhD Co-Founder & Executive Vice Chairman Deborah W. Brooks Deputy Chief Executive Officer Sohini Chowdhury Sr. Vice President, Communications & Content Strategies Holly Teichholtz Director, Communications Deborah Burzynski Editor Cheryl Blowers newslettereditor@ michaeljfox.org Publications Coordinator Emily Murphy Writers Laura Amann Carol Blymire Loren DeVito, PhD Design Simplissimus Boards and Councils Board of Directors Founders’ Council Jeff Keefer, Chairman Woody Shackleton, Vice Chairman Holly S. Andersen, MD Glenn Batchelder Mark Booth Jon Brooks Barry J. Cohen Andrew Creighton Donny Deutsch David Einhorn Karen Finerman Lee Fixel Nelle Fortenberry Michael J. Fox Willie Geist David Glickman David Golub Mark L. Hart III Skip Irving Edward Kalikow Amar Kuchinad Edwin A. Levy Marc S. Lipschultz Ofer Nemirovsky Andy O’Brien Douglas I. Ostrover Tracy Pollan George E. Prescott Ryan Reynolds Frederick E. Rowe Lily Safra Carolyn Schenker Curtis Schenker Richard J. Schnall Anne-Cecilie Engell Speyer George Stephanopoulos Bonnie Strauss Rick Tigner Fred G. Weiss Sonny Whelen Peter Zaffino Lonnie and Muhammad Ali Steven A. Cohen Albert B. Glickman John Griffin Andrew S. Grove Katie Hood Jeffrey Katzenberg Morton M. Kondracke Nora McAniff Donna Shalala, PhD Leadership Council Richard Fitzgerald, Chairman Daisy Prince, Vice Chairman Omar Abdel-Hafez Shakeeb Alam Loren Berger Felix Bhandari Susan Bilotta Zachary Brez Dev Chodry John S. Daly Taryn Fixel Michael Kaplan Julia Kelly Justin Lepone Pamela Mirels Rafi Rosman Scott Schefrin Bill Shepherd Ryan Squillante Patient Council David Iverson, Co-Chair Soania Mathur, MD, Co-Chair Carl Bolch, Jr. Eugenia Brin Ken Cater Christopher Chadbourne Jimmy Choi Carey Christensen Michael R. “Rich” Clifford Quentin Dastugue Steve DeWitte Anne Cohn Donnelly, D.P.H. David Eger, PhD Hadley Ferguson 27 Fall/Winter The Fox Focus 2017 Michael Fitts Bill Geist Cynthia Gray Lynn Hagerbrant Karen Jaffe, MD Nicole Jarvis, MD Tony Mendez Hilton Mirels, MD Bret Parker Eric Pitcher Claudia Revilla Bryan Roberts Israel Robledo Richie Rothenberg Margaret Sheehan Dan Suwyn W.N. (Bill) Wilkins Executive Scientific Advisory Board Bastiaan Bloem, MD, PhD Ted Dawson, MD, PhD John Dunlop, PhD Steven Finkbeiner, MD, PhD Thomas Gasser, MD, PhD Kalpana M. Merchant, PhD Michael Schwarschild, MD, PhD Tanya Simuni, MD Matthew Stern, MD Malú Tansey, PhD Public Policy Council Melissa Blechman David Charles, MD Phil Cox Quentin Dastugue Tom Davidson Douglas L. DuMond Col. Karl E. Friedl, PhD, Ret. David Higgins, PhD Julius W. Hobson Jr. Matt Keswick Rod Larson Jessica Lawrence-Vaca Daniel Lewis, JD Monnie Lindsay, JD Jim McNasby, JD Jeff Strunk Anne J. Udall, PhD