Michael J. Fox, Todd Sherer

Verily presents Grand Rounds

Michael J. Fox, Todd Sherer

Talk: Verily presents Grand Rounds

Learn more about the patient experience of Parkinson’s disease and the research efforts toward a cure with this special Verily Grand Rounds & Talks at Google event featuring Michael J. Fox and Todd Sherer, PhD, CEO of The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research.

Michael J. Fox

Michael J. Fox is an actor, author, producer, and activist. Fox is best known for such roles on Spin City and the Back to the Future trilogy. He was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 1991 and has become an advocate for research toward finding a cure. He created the Michael J. Fox Foundation and Sweden's Karolinska Institutet gave him a honoris causa doctorate for his work.

Todd Sherer

Todd Sherer, PhD, is the Chief Executive Officer of The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (MJFF), reporting to the Board of Directors. Formally trained as a neuroscientist, he directs the organization's research strategy and is responsible for the Foundation's overall scientific and fundraising direction to speed treatment breakthroughs and a cure for Parkinson's disease.