What's Making News

January 31, 2017 - 3:20pm

If you are a dystonia patient in Calgary, and you are interested in getting involved with a support group in your community, we would love to hear from you. Please email Stefanie Ince, Executive Director and let us know you are interested in getting involved. 

And to make sure we create a support group schedule that works for everyone, we have created a short survey. Please consider filling it out, so that we are aware of your specific interests, and availability. 

January 27, 2017 - 11:39am

The dystonia community is lucky to have champions like Casey Kidson, born and raised in Kingston, Ontario. Casey is an avid runner and has dedicated her 2017 running and triathlon journey to raising awareness for dystonia and support for DMRF Canada. Casey also happens to have dystonia; this is a cause that is near to Casey’s heart.

January 26, 2017 - 12:44pm

There are upcoming FREE Stanford Programs for Chronic Pain and Chronic Disease Self-Management across Ontario. Find out more and register for programs near you!

January 25, 2017 - 12:04pm

The Banting Research Foundation and DMRF Canada are pleased to announce a two-year funding partnership to support research by early career investigators focused on areas relevant to dystonia, a neurological movement disorder impacting more than 50,000 Canadians.

The goal of the DMRF Canada’s Science Program is to support the discovery of new or improved therapies and, ultimately, a cure for dystonia. To achieve this goal, the DMRF is dedicated to supporting the field of dystonia research and stimulating the collaborations and projects necessary to accelerate progress.

January 20, 2017 - 11:11am

Mohawk College is offering a new post-graduate certificate program in Brain Disorders Management. The program will begin in the fall of 2017. It is the first of its kind in Ontario. More information is available at: http://www.mohawkcollege.ca/programs/graduate-studies/brain-disorders-m…