May is Myositis Awareness Month

May is Myositis Awareness Month!

Join us in raising your voice and telling the world what this rare disease is all about. All month we have an enhanced lineup of free webinars and a toolkit of powerful resources to help you tell your story, support each other, expand the world’s understanding of myositis, and, in doing so, shorten the wait between symptoms and diagnosis. Ultimately, your efforts will also speed up the search for better treatments and a cure.

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Find a Support Group

If you are a member of TMA and are looking to talk with others about your disease to gain a better understanding and prepare for the challenges ahead, you are encouraged to join the Support Group network.

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2023 International Annual Patient Conference: Session Recordings

TMA’s 2023 International Annual Patient Conference offered expert presentations on a great variety of topics of interest to those who live with myositis. If you weren’t able to attend this year, or if you want to revisit some of the sessions, we offer a complete package of recordings from nearly every session on the conference agenda.

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Myositis Awareness Month - Virtual Summit: Beyond Limits

It’s not too late to be part of TMA’s incredible 2023 Virtual Summit! Registered participants can access all the presentations on the virtual platform through June 22. Register now and take advantage of this opportunity to learn from leading experts in myositis research and care, and gain valuable insights to help you on your myositis journey.

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Patient Stories

Each person's journey is unique, yet familiar. Listen to those living with myositis share their stories of persistence and hope.

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Myositis 101 for Patients

The Myositis 101 for patients videos by Dr. Rohit Aggarwal, Co-Director of Myositis Center of University of Pittsburgh, Chair of Medical Advisory Board of The Myositis Association (TMA) and author of book “Managing Myositis: A Practical Guide” explain myositis management and treatment in terms that are accessible by all.

2023 International Annual Patient Conference: Session Recordings

TMA’s 2023 International Annual Patient Conference offered expert presentations on a great variety of topics of interest to those who live with myositis. If you weren’t able to attend this year, or if you want to revisit some of the sessions, we offer a complete package of recordings from nearly every session on the conference agenda.

TMA's Affinity Groups

Our increased virtual environment has allowed for connectivity that surpasses geographic location. In addition to our traditional KIT support groups, TMA is supporting meeting circles with outreach efforts targeted toward supporting and extending our organization’s reach into new communities.

Myositis Awareness Month

May is Myositis Awareness Month! Celebrate with us by raising your voice and letting the world know what this rare disease is all about. It’s TMA’s mission to support those who live with myositis and their care partners by bringing awareness, sharing resources, educating patients and the public about myositis diseases, sharing strategies for advocacy, and building a stronger and more connected myositis community. Join us!

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