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Diagnosis and Educational Needs are Equally Important

Diagnosis and Educational Needs are Equally Important As a father of a son with Muscular Dystrophy and Muscular Dystrophy Australia’s Executive Director for the last 34 years it is with great interest that I recently read an article about a ‘can do’ approach for disabled students. It has been my goal for the last three [...]

By |2018-08-10T21:18:32+00:00August 10th, 2018|Boris M Struk, news, policies|0 Comments

Victorian Muscle Network Symposium

Victorian Muscle Network Symposium l-r - Prof Peter Currie, Prof Andrea Maier, Boris M Struk, Prof Gordon Lynch & Prof Kathryn North The Inaugural Victorian Muscle Network Symposium was held at Bio21 yesterday (19th June 2018) prior to the Annual Meeting of the International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR). International speakers presenting included Prof [...]

By |2018-06-20T23:18:58+00:00June 20th, 2018|Boris M Struk, presentation, research, trials|0 Comments

Music to our Ears

Music to our Ears Boris M Struk, Executive Director, Muscular Dystrophy Australia, is proud to announce that International Opera Singer, Christiana Aloneftis, has accepted a role as MDA Ambassador. Christiana is originally from Melbourne and recently graduated with full-scholarship from the École Normale de Musique Alfred Cortot, Paris. She has performed a variety of principal [...]

By |2018-03-28T16:19:38+00:00March 28th, 2018|ambassador, Boris M Struk, fundraising, Media, news|0 Comments

Boris’ Blog

Happy New Year to all and can you believe we are already 1/12th of the way through 2018! We are gearing up for yet another busy year, with ISO 2015 Certification and our raft of programs, services, research funding and our usual major fundraising events, with Run for Strength on Sunday 18 February being the [...]

By |2018-06-01T03:49:04+00:00January 31st, 2018|ambassador, Boris M Struk, news, presentation|0 Comments

MDA Finalist – 2017 Telstra Business Awards

We are thrilled and very proud to announced the MDA has been nominated and chosen as a finalist for the 2017 Telstra Business Awards!   The prestigious award sees businesses and charities submit an application that takes over 30 hours to put together, with the hopes of being short-listed. Once short-listed, judges conduct a site [...]

By |2017-07-26T17:28:12+00:00July 26th, 2017|award, fundraising, Media, news|0 Comments

MDA in The Sunday Age & Sydney Morning Herald

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 continue. Uncertainty over how the National Disability Insurance Scheme will fund student placements could lead to "a generation of workers [...]

By |2017-06-06T13:12:25+00:00June 6th, 2017|about, Boris M Struk, CampMDA, Media, news, policies, Respite|0 Comments