Celebrate Your Rare

PRESS RELEASE February is the shortest month of the year. It also boasts the rarest date on the calendar: February 29, which only comes around once every four years. It’s why the date and the month have been chosen as a time to bring awareness to rare diseases.

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TMA appoints new members to its Board of Directors

PRESS RELEASE November 27, 2018 The Myositis Association (TMA), the leading international patient organization dedicated to improving the lives of people affected by myositis, is pleased to announce the appointment of the following individuals to its Board of Directors

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Patients Gather to Learn About Myositis

PRESS RELEASE August 28, 2018 In early 2015, Mike Matthews, a teacher, social worker, and counselor for the State of Kentucky, experienced a constellation of apparently unrelated health problems that doctors could not diagnose.

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TMA Welcomes New Executive Director

PRESS RELEASE August 7, 2018 The Myositis Association is pleased to announce the appointment of Mary McGowan as its Executive Director. McGowan takes over as current Executive Director Bob Goldberg retires following TMA’s Annual Patient Conference this September.

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TMA Updates and Upgrades Its Web Presence

PRESS RELEASE June 6, 2018 The Myositis Association announces the launch of its newly redesigned website, Myositis.org, making it easier for visitors to access evidence-based information about all forms of the rare autoimmune muscle disease known as “myositis.”

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