ParkinsonNet is an initiative of Radboud University Medical Centre and was founded in 2004. It is a professional healthcare and research network covering all of the Netherlands. ParkinsonNet brings healthcare professionals together and facilitates Parkinson-specific specialization, interdisciplinary collaboration, and exchange of knowledge.
All national Parkinson centers (including all university medical centers) and all community hospitals participate in ParkinsonNet. ParkinsonNet has received multiple national and international awards for its scientifically proven ability to improve the quality of care, and as unique infrastructure for launching large-scale clinical studies, with easy access to subjects and professionals across the country.