About Us

PenPRIG Team

PenPRIG is a group of volunteers. The Steering Group consists of Chairman Ulli Funken, Secretary Sue Whipps, Treasurer Chris Maycock and Devon Representatives Nigel Coleman and Ian O’Neill.  We are an independent  unincorporated association.

Our principal motivation is to bring the Research and Parkinson’s communities togther in the interests of clear communcation and shared participation in research studies.

 If you share our interests and are willing to offer some of your time or provide financial support, please get in touch. Our banking details are Lloyds Bank 30-96-26, 55539668, Peninsula Parkinson’s Research.  

Use of Website -Terms and Conditions

Thank you for visiting this website. In doing so you have accepted the terms and conditions on which we operate the website, as set out below. “We” or “us” below refers to PenPRIG collectively unless explicitly stated otherwise.

  1.  Information that may be provided by you to us: please refer to our Privacy Policy and your choices regarding our Use of Cookies on this website.
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This website provides information about research into Parkinson’s that is gathered from reputable sources.  PenPRIG members write articles and express opinions with the intent to inform people with Parkinson’s and care partners correctly in ordinary language. 

We disclose contact information only if it is already in the public domain or because we have been given explicit permission or consent to do so.

We publish links to individual researchers, subject to confirmation that they are bona fide representatives of the Institutions concerned, and have the appropriate authorisations to conduct the research studies for which participation is being sought.  We make no representations about the intent, conduct or outcome of the research study involvement that you experience.

Collectively and individually we do not hold ourselves out to be experts. We make no representations about the completeness or accuracy of information  whether provided by us or made available by means of website links. Any reliance without exception that you place on the information published hereunder is strictly your own responsibility.