A grant from The Bachmann-Strauss Dystonia and Parkinson Foundation will establish new Bachmann-Strauss Dystonia and Parkinson’s Disease Centers of Excellence at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and two other major medical centers. The centers will be funded by a $1.2 million grant from the Foundation.

bachmann strauss logoUAB will open its Bachmann-Strauss Center of Excellence on Sept. 17, 2013, followed by centers at the University of Florida and the University of California San Francisco. The new centers will join the existing Center of Excellence at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York.

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