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3006, 2017

Lions Club Supports ChallengeMD! 2017 Goldfields

June 30th, 2017|Categories: ChallengeMD, Event, news|Tags: , , , |

Two of our ChallengeMD! 2017 Goldfields Bike Ride participants Ros and Lloyd held a trivia night at the Lions Club of Ocean Grove Barwon Heads and incredibly raised over $9,000 towards their total for ChallengeMD [...]

2906, 2017

MDA Harley Raffle # 62 Winner

June 29th, 2017|Categories: Event, news|Tags: , , |

Congratulations to the winner of our Harley Raffle #62 Scott from Kanwal, NSW! The winning ticket number was #5763. Scott started buying tickets in MDA's famous Harley Davidson Raffle back in 2003 during the Open [...]

2806, 2017

Looking Back and Moving Forward

June 28th, 2017|Categories: disorders, information, news, research, trials|Tags: , , , |

Launch of National Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Register On Monday November 15th 2010, the Director General of Health launched the Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) Registry. Patient registries are infrastructure that supports clinical and translational research. The [...]

606, 2017

MDA in The Sunday Age & Sydney Morning Herald

June 6th, 2017|Categories: about, Boris M Struk, CampMDA, Media, news, policies, Respite|Tags: , , , , , , |

MDA was in the Sunday Age as well as online in the Sydney Morning Herald and The Age online talking about the importance of NDIS funding student placements, so respite programs such as CampMDA can [...]

505, 2017

National Superhero Week Registrations Now Open

May 5th, 2017|Categories: ChallengeMD, fundraising|Tags: , , , , , , |

304, 2017

Christmas in July Trivia Night

April 3rd, 2017|Categories: Event, fundraising|Tags: , , |

Stay tuned for updates on raffle prizes! Order Tickets Here!

304, 2017

FDA Approves Drug for Treatment of DMD

April 3rd, 2017|Categories: information, research, trials|Tags: , , , , , |

Chantal Coles PhD NMDRC provides a Research Update... On September 19th last year the U.S Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the first drug for the treatment of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, called EXONDYS 51™. This [...]

2903, 2017

Dr Jason White – Back in the Lab

March 29th, 2017|Categories: information, research|Tags: , , |

Recently, Dr. Jason White, lead researcher at the National Muscular Dystrophy Research Centre (NDMRC) at the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, returned from six months of research in Vancouver, Canada. The purpose of this trip was [...]

2203, 2017

MDA and the NAA

March 22nd, 2017|Categories: information, news, presentation|Tags: , , , , |

Muscular Dystrophy Australia is one of more than 10 organisations in Australia who is part of The Neurological Alliance Australia (NAA). On March 22, these organisations (including MS Australia, MND Australia and Parkinson’s Australia) met [...]

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