International Clinical Trials’ Day

27/05/2016 18:00 to 27/05/2016 20:00 (Europe/Luxembourg)

Strassen, Luxembourg

International Clinical Trials' Day

Join the Luxembourg Institute of Health and its Clinical and Epidemiological Investigation Center (CIEC) to celebrate this day with a film projection of

AWAKENINGS

On 27th May 2016 - from 6:00 P.M onwards

at Utopolis Cinema Belval

English OV, French Subtitles. Directed by Penny Marshall.
Dr. Malcolm Sayer (Robin Williams), a shy research physician, uses an experimental drug to “awaken” the catatonic victims of a rare disease. Robert De Niro co-stars as Leonard, the first patient to receive the controversial treatment. The movie tells the true story of British neurologist Oliver Sacks, who, discovered in 1969 beneficial effects of the drug L-Dopa, the goldstandard treatment for Parkinson’s disease.

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NATIONAL CENTRE FOR EXCELLENCE IN RESEARCH IN PARKINSON’S DISEASE

The CIEC is part of the National Centre for Excellence in Research in Parkinson’s Disease (www.parkinson.lu), a research program established by the Fond National de la Recherche. Along with the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) of the University of Luxembourg, the Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg (CHL) and the Integrated Biobank of Luxembourg (IBBL), we aim to find new ways for an earlier diagnosis and better treatment against Parkinson’s disease. People with and without Parkinson’s disease can take part in this clinical research programme.

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Where

1A-B, rue Thomas Edison
    Strassen 1445
    Luxembourg

When

From 27/05/2016 18:00
To 27/05/2016 20:00

Contact

Luxembourg Institute of Health
+352 26 970
+352 26 970 719
odoo@lih.lu