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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

New Decade… Imagine the Future
September 10-13, 2020
Bellevue, WA

Join myositis leaders from around the globe at The Myositis Association’s 2020 Annual Patient Conference – TMA’s first Annual Patient Conference in this exciting new decade!

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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

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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.

2019 Rare Champion of Hope: Collaboration In Research Award by Global Genes Nominated by The Myositis Association

More than 100 individuals and organizations worldwide were nominated by their peers for the 2019 RARE Champion of Hope Awards to honor their notable efforts in rare disease advocacy, science, medical care and treatment, and collaborations. Congratulations to IMACS for this prestigious award!

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.

TMA's Inaugural Myositis Virtual Summit

Join TMA for this exciting virtual summit to learn how to manage your myositis.
May 8, 2020
8:00am - 6:00pm ET

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