Category Archives: JPND Progress

The EU Joint Programme – Neurodegenerative Disease Research (JPND) has announced a joint trans-national call for research projects for pathway analysis across neurodegenerative diseases. Neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease are a global health,... View Post
With the aim of assessing participant satisfaction with the 2015 JPco-fuND call, in March and April 2016 JPND surveyed the project coordinators of all submitted proposals. Responses to the survey were compiled, analysed and condensed into a series of conclusions that will be used to inform and... View Post
The EU Joint Programme – Neurodegenerative Disease Research (JPND) has announced a rapid-action call inviting leading scientists in the field to bring forward novel approaches that will enhance the use of brain imaging for neurodegenerative disease research. Imaging techniques such as MR, PET... View Post
On February 26th, 2015, Australia joined the ‘JPco-fuND’ call for proposals. Due to this late arrival, researchers from Australia can participate as external collaborators in proposals submitted to this call under specific conditions. The specific conditions for researchers in Australia... View Post
Since late 2014, a total of 25 JPND-supported transnational projects and working groups have begun their work to tackle the challenge of neurodegenerative diseases in a number of JPND priority areas. JPND has now published user-friendly fact sheets of the individual projects and working groups... View Post
The EU Joint Programme - Neurodegenerative Disease Research (JPND) in partnership with the European Commission has launched the ‘JPco-fuND’ call for proposals aimed at supporting transnational research collaborations in three JPND priority areas: Longitudinal Cohort Approaches; Advanced... View Post
The JPND Action Group on palliative and end-of-life care has published its report, bringing together for the first time an analysis of gaps and collation of needs and opportunities for neurodegeneration research across JPND countries. JPND is currently investigating the available evidence and... View Post
The EU Joint Programme - Neurodegenerative Disease Research (JPND) has announced a EUR 30 million call for neurodegenerative disease research topped-up with EUR 10 million from the Horizon 2020 framework programme for research and innovation of the European Union. Neurodegenerative diseases... View Post