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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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COVID - 19

The Myositis Association is following reports from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the country’s health protection agency, about the Coronavirus Disease 2019 called COVID-19.

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2020 Annual Patient Conference

September 11-13, 2020

This conference will move beyond a series of lectures and provides you unique platforms for collaboration, socialization, education, and FUN!

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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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Upcoming Events

  • Michigan Support Group Meeting Saturday, August 8, 2020 | 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

    Time: Aug 8, 2020 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 863 3517…

  • Illinois Support Group Meeting Wednesday, August 12, 2020 | 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    Time: August 12, 2020 07:00 PM – 9:00 PM Central Time Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 815 6578 5614 Phone: (312) 626-6799…

  • Arizona Support Group Meeting Friday, August 14, 2020 | 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

    Time: August 14, 2020 01:00 PM – 3:00 PM PST (Arizona) Time(Please note start time by timezone: 1pm PST, 2pm MST,…

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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.

Press Release

The Myositis Association's (TMA) Research Funding Yields Novel Data for Potential COVID19 Vaccine Development

The Myositis Association's Corporate Video

Help us to advocate and motivate for change. Watch and share this new exciting video from The Myositis Association.

FDA Listening Session on IBM

FDA held a Listening Session with Inclusion Body Myositis (IBM) patients and care partners on March 5, 2020.

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