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Dystonia Medical Research Foundation

Last Update:5/11/2018
Contact:
Title:
Address:One E. Wacker Drive
Suite 1730
Chicago, IL 60601-1980
County:Out of state
Phone:312-755-0198
Toll Free:800-377-DYST (3978)
Fax:312-803-0138
TDY:
E-Mail:
Website:www.dystonia-foundation.org
Mission
To advance research for more treatments and ultimately a cure, to promote awareness and education,to support the needs and well being of affected individuals and families.
Program Description
Program Description: The Dystonia Medical Research Foundation serves individuals and families affected by all forms of dystonia. Dystonia is a neurological disorder characterized by severe muscle contractions and sustained postures. Treatments include drug therapy, botulinum neurotoxin injections, and several types of surgery.

Services:
  • Educational materials and resources
  • Physician directory
  • Support groups throughout the country
  • Educational meetings and symposiums
  • Legislative advocacy
  • Networking opportunities with others affected by dystonia
  • Funding opportunities for dystonia researchers

Please visit http://www.dystonia-foundation.org or call 800-377-3978 for detailed information on services provided..
Financial
Voluntary contributions. $40 membership.
Services
Neurological Disorders
Research
Support Group
Counties Serviced
Nationwide
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