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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]

18th meeting of the East Parisian MNM Reference Centre: PMA and parenthood – 23 June

The Reference Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases of Eastern Paris is organising its 18th meeting on the theme: Medically Assisted Reproduction and Parenthood – Clinical, Legal and Cultural Aspects. The meeting will take place on Friday 23 June 2023 – 9:00 am – 4:30 pm in the amphitheatre of the Institute of Myology. This event is … [Read more]

5th Neuromuscular Translational Summer School – 10-14 July 2023 – Leiden, The Netherlands

Organized by Euro-NMD and TREAT-NMD networks, this summer school offers lectures concerning the management of acquired and genetic neuromuscular diseases, the different steps of drug development, assessment tools, communication and the role of the patients in each of these steps. It will take place on 10-14 July 2023 in Leiden, The Netherlands.   Registration   … [Read more]

Rare diseases: AFM-Telethon calls for the creation of a public fund to ensure access to treatment

To mark International Rare Disease Day on 28 February, AFM-Telethon is advocating for the creation of a public intervention and innovation fund in France for the treatment of ultra-rare diseases with no prospect of commercial profitability. The aim: to guarantee access to treatment for all. 95% of rare diseases have no treatment. And while innovative … [Read more]

Muscle, a major public health issue

Because muscles are a major public health issue, AFM-Telethon and the Institute of Myology, an international center of expertise on muscles and their diseases, are carrying out a project for a Myology Foundation. In addition, to raise awareness on myology among the public, they are launching two events dedicated to this public health issue in … [Read more]

First « Muscle Conferences » on 1 June at the Economic, Social and Environmental Council

The Institute of Myology and AFM-Telethon organised a press conference on 7 February to promote muscle as a public health issue by announcing the project to create a Foundation of Myology and two dedicated events to raise awareness of this issue: Muscle Week and the “First « Muscle Conferences » on 1 June at the Economic, Social and … [Read more]

First “Muscle Week”, 1-7 June 2023

The Institute of Myology and AFM-Telethon organised a press conference on 7 February to position muscle as a public health issue by announcing the project to create a Foundation of Myology and two dedicated events to raise awareness of this issue: Muscle Week and the Muscle Conferences in June 2023. Together, the Institute of Myology … [Read more]

The Summer School of Myology is back in hybrid format to celebrate its 25th anniversary

The 25th Summer School of Myology will take place at the Institute of Myology in Paris from June 12 to 16, 2023 in two ways: face-to-face, for 40 to 50 people, and online, on the same dates, for remote participants. The full face-to-face course will include five full days of instruction combining lectures and practical … [Read more]

Crossed views on the evaluation and expected benefits of the use of exoskeletons

Crossed views on the evaluation and expected benefits of the use of exoskeletons in two clinical trials conducted at the Institute of Myology. In this fourth edition of “Regards croisés”, two Myology experts, Damien Bachasson, PhD, Scientific Research Project Manager and Dr Guillaume Bassez, Neurologist, present a key research project conducted at the Institute of … [Read more]