Austria

Österreichische Dystonie Gesellschaft

Richard SchierlChairman: Prof. h.c. Richard Schierl

Contact:
Obere Augartenstr. 26 – 28
A-1020 Vienna
Tel/Fax: +43 1 33 42 649

E-mail: dystonie@aon.at
Website: www.dystonie.at

The ÖDG was founded in 1995 with Christa Hafenscher as Chairwoman. The number of members is over 200. A Medical Advisory Board of 6 specialists supports the Board in medical matters. Brochures and a newsletter, which is edited three times a year, inform members and the public on all forms of dystonia. A growing number of regional self-help-group exists to support dystonia patients.