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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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Join us TODAY at 12 pm EST for #MYOMatinee

TMA’s 2020 Virtual Annual Patient Conference provided a unique opportunity for myositis patients, care partners, and experts to come together to address topics including myositis research, technological advancements, clinical care best practices, support, resources and the needs of myositis patients worldwide.

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TMA's Outlook Newsletter Winter 2020

Inside TMA's Outlook Newsletter find articles on Peter Frampton, Annual Patient Conference, Hints & Hacks, and Advocacy & Support .

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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

  • Minnesota Support Group Meeting Tuesday, January 26, 2021 | 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    Time: 6:00 PM-9:00 PM Pacific Time  Join Zoom Meeting: Meeting ID: 810 4084 6977 Phone: (312) 626-6799 Topic: General Discussion, Guest Speaker/Presentation RSVP…

  • Wisconsin (KIT) Support Group Saturday, January 30, 2021 | 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

    Join Zoom Meeting: (Central Time) Meeting ID: 826 6723 2054 Phone: 253-215-8782 Topic: General Discussion RSVP to receive password, please email

  • Northern California (IBM) Support Group Meeting Saturday, January 30, 2021 | 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

    Time: 1:30pm – 3:00pm PST Join Zoom Meeting: Meeting ID: 836 9021 2616 Phone: 669 900 6833 Topic: General…

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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.


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.

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.

2020 Annual Patient Conference

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

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