PDMDS is an all India ‘Registered Charity Society’. The main objectives of the society are to improve care and treatment of people living with Parkinson’s and its spectrum disorders and to disseminate knowledge amongst the medical community, public, patients and caretakers.
The society was founded in 2001 and is registered under the Societies Registration Act of 1860.
- To develop and coordinate support groups. Additionally, to act as a liaison between the various chapters and support groups in India.
- To disseminate the knowledge and understanding of Parkinson’s amongst the medical community, public, patients and their caregivers. Towards this goal to publish newsletters and books.
- To organize workshops, seminars, conferences and other functions to promote the cause of Parkinson’s.
- To encourage research in all aspects of Parkinson’s and other movement disorders.