It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that the MDF mourns the passing of our founding chairma
MDF events occur throughout the year, and are places where you can learn more about myotonic dystrophy and support our work. Come back for regular updates to our events page. To find upcoming support group meetings, go to the events page on the MDF community forum.
June 21, 2013
Daphne's Dine Out for DM
Residents across the state of California can help raise funds to fight myotonic dystrophy by dining at Daphne's California Greek Restaurants on Friday, June 21. This is the longest day of the year, giving you plenty of time to go out with your friends and family! Twenty percent of the day's sales will be donated to the Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation.
November 8, 2013
2013 MDF Annual Conference
The 2013 Myotonic Dystrophy annual conference will kick off in Houston, Texas at noon on Friday, November 8 and run through Sunday morning, November 10. In addition to featuring leading presenters who will share the latest news and information related to DM research and daily living strategies, the conference will focus on educating the MDF community about the clinical trial process and the Affordable Care Act (health care reform), and will provide more formal and expanded community networking opportunities.