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Connections: The latest in Parkinson's disease research and treatment

We look at the very latest in cutting edge Parkinson's disease research, including the work being done here in Rochester to help patients live their best lives. One of our guests discusses her own challenges of living with PD.

In studio: 

  • Yvonne Hylton, Parkinson’s disease patient   
  • Patricia Smith, caregiver
  • Dr. Ray Dorsey, MD, MBA, director of the Center for Human Experimental Therapeutics (CHET) at the University of Rochester Medical Center
  • Dr. Ruth Schneider, MD, senior instructor in the Department of Neurology, movement Disorders at the University of Rochester Medical Center
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Evan Dawson is the host of "Connections with Evan Dawson." He joined WXXI in January 2014 after working at 13WHAM-TV, where he served as morning news anchor. He was hired as a reporter for 13WHAM-TV in 2003 before being promoted to anchor in 2007.
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