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Gala Hope – Dance for Research

On 6 February, the Casino de Paris hosted the second Hope Gala. An exceptional evening that brought together the great names of French and international dance, in aid of research at the Institut de Myologie. Proceeds from the Gala will be donated to the Institut de Myologie Association. Initiated by Laura Arend, dancer and choreographer, … [Read more]

About the 16th Euro-Latin American Summer School in Myology

The 16th Euro-Latin American Summer School in Myology, EVELAM 2023, took place in a hybrid format from 29 November to 2 December 2023 in Colonia de Sacramento, Uruguay. It brought together more than 200 participants from 10 different Latin American countries. The scientific programme ranged from fundamental myology to the most recent advances in the … [Read more]

Myology 2024: Register at “early bird” rate until 31 January

Myology 2024 in Paris, join us now ! Secure your spot at a special rate, network with experts and explore the latest advancements in the field of myology. Embrace this opportunity to expand your knowledge and connect with peers in one of the world’s most captivating cities. Don’t miss out – Register now and set … [Read more]

MYOLOGY 2024: registration and submission of abstracts now open

The website for the 8th edition of the international congress dedicated to neuromuscular science MYOLOGY 2024, to be held in Paris from 22 to 25 April 2024, is now open. Abstracts can be submitted on the website until 30 November 2023. Registration is also open at the “early bird” rate until 31 December 2023.   … [Read more]

“Fête de la Science” from 9 to 16 October

This year’s “Fête de la Science” will take place from 9 to 16 October in France. Created in 1991, this event is organized every year by the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research, to enable everyone to discover the world of science, and meet the men and women who make today’s science possible. For … [Read more]

International Myotonic Dystrophy Awareness Day on September 15

15 September 2023 marks the third International Myotonic Dystrophy Awareness Day, aimed at highlighting these rare diseases in order to improve diagnosis, care and support, as well as advancing research. The REDs team of the Myology Centre for Research of the Institute of Myology led by Geneviève Gourdon and Denis Furling, which also includes Guillaume … [Read more]

Vianney, mentor of Telethon 2023, on 8 & 9 December

After Matt Pokora, Soprano and Kev Adams, it’s singer and composer Vianney’s turn to join forces with researchers, families and thousands of volunteers across France in the fight against rare diseases on 8 and 9 December 2023. The ambassador families for the next Telethon reflect the victories won thanks to you, against diseases that were once … [Read more]

7 September is International Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Awareness Day

The 10th World Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Day, on 7 September, is a call to action to break down the physical, social and healthcare barriers faced by the 250,000 people worldwide affected by this disease. With the theme “Duchenne: breaking down the barriers”, the day dedicated to raising awareness of Duchenne muscular dystrophy aims to encourage … [Read more]

Neuropathies Rehabilitation – ERN-NMD Summer School – 18-21 Sept 2023

The Neuropathies Rehabilitation Summer School will take place from September 18-21, 2023 in Roma, Italy. Held under the auspices of ERN EURO-NMD, this summer school aims to disseminate knowledge on current and future modalities of rehabilitation in rare and complex peripheral neuropathies and assessment of evidences, it is designed for physiotherapists, occupational therapists, clinicians with … [Read more]

MYOLOGY 2024 will be held in Paris from 22-25 April 2024

Myology 2024, the 8th International Myology Congress, will be held in Paris from 22 to 25 April 2024. This 8th edition of the international congress dedicated to neuromuscular science is expected to bring together around 1,000 delegates from all over the world. With the Olympic Games just a few weeks away, we will have more … [Read more]