Pensioner

Lives in Germany now but is originally from Scotland. Born in 1954. Interests: going to the gym, used to be a keen cyclist. Why he got involved in Mobilise-D: Tom wants to help people as much as he can. He also wants to increase awareness of some of the symptoms of PD, including how much…

Wealth management

Tom currently lives in Nottinghamshire with his family working in wealth management. He has relapse remitting multiple sclerosis and was therefore keen to join the Mobilise-D study.

Resource Development Director

Date of birth:  November 17, 1953. From: Tel-Aviv Israel Married to Jacob Gur Arieh Tova is a mother of two, Noa – her daughter, 37 years old, is a family practitioner (MD), she is a graduate of the Sackler school of medicine in Tel-Aviv. Nadav – her son, 34 years old, is a computer programmer…

Retired (M&E Construction)

66 years old, married (44 years) with no children. Living in Lincoln, England Worked in construction (Mechanical and Electrical Services) all his working life with the Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham and the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham being two of the many major projects worked on. He started out “on the tools” as a pipe fitter/welder…

Professor Emeritus

From: The Netherlands Family Situation: Married with  Bouwien Smits-Engelsman   Jacques Duysens achieved his Medical Degree, cum laude in Leuven in 1972. The following year he achieved a M.SC in Psychology, again cum laude (Leuven). He obtained an M.SC in Neurology and later a Ph. D. in Physiology (cum laude, in 1976; “Reflex control of cat…