The Neuromuscular Disease Network for Canada

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Ask the experts – COVID-19 and NMD

Many people with neuromuscular disease have questions about COVID-19. Muscular Dystrophy Canada (MDC) invites you to send your questions to , where they will be answered by neuromuscular specialists, respirologists, and researchers from across Canada.

You can find the current compilation of questions and answers on this regularly updated FAQ page.

Please note that these recommendations should supplement, but not replace the recommendations made by your doctor or your local public health authority. Please speak to your healthcare provider if you have any further questions.

 

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Latest edition of the Journal of Neuromuscular Diseases now online – Sep 2020

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NMD4C steering committee member Stacey Lintern appointed CEO of Muscular Dystrophy Canada

We are happy to congratulate our steering committee member Stacey Lintern for her recent appointment as CEO of our partner organization Muscular Dystrophy Canada (MDC)!

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World Muscle Society “25 Challenge” to support Muscular Dystrophy Canada

Many neuromuscular specialists and members of multidisciplinary neuromuscular teams in Canada are part of the World Muscle Society (WMS). Because people living with neuromuscular conditions have been hit particularly hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, WMS has asked all WMS2020 Congress attendees to get involved by taking on their very own WMS25 Challenge to raise money and awareness for relevant charities across the world. Muscular Dystrophy Canada (MDC), a funder and partner of NMD4C, has been selected as the neuromuscular organization of choice for Canada.

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Upcoming webinar: SMA Academy – Hot Topics in Basic SMA Research

NMD4C and Biogen are pleased to invite you to our SMA Academy session – Hot Topics in Basic SMA Research on Tuesday Sept. 22 at 5:00pm.

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September 2020 newsletter

Topics include Muscular Dystrophy Awareness Month, our new blog featuring NMD4C’s early career members, our recent advocacy work, recent and upcoming webinars, new research from NMD4C participants, and a member spotlight on steering committee member Dr. Rashmi Kothary.