Our Advisory Group

The EJS ACT-PD Initiative also benefits from the input of an International Advisory Group of key senior researchers and international representation who provide feedback and advice to the Steering Group on the project’s progress.

Chair - Dr Jesse Cedarbaum

Professor (Adjunct) of Neurology and Psychiatry

Founder and Head, Coeruleus Clinical Sciences LLC 

Professor Tony Lang

Professor of Neurology

University of Toronto

Dr sheuli porkess

CMO Life Sciences C2-Ai, Director Actaros Consultancy

Vice-President Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine

Denise Wilson

Head of Business Development

National Institute for Health Research (NIHR)

Dr Brian Fiske

Co-Chief Scientific Officer

The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research

Professor Max Parmar

Director of MRC CTU and coordinator of the STAMPEDE trial


Dr Richard Wyse

Director of Clinical Development

Cure Parkinson’s Trust

Dr Jean Christophe Corvol

Head of Neurosciences Clinical Research Center

Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital

Dr Adam Boxer

Endowed Professor in Memory and Aging

Weill Institute of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco