December 11, 2019

Dystonia Patient Leaders Discuss Importance of Research and the Samuel Belzberg 6th International Dystonia Symposium

On June 4-6, 2020 the Samuel Belzberg 6th International Dystonia Symposium (IDS6) will take place in Dublin, Ireland.  This Symposium represents the latest chapter in a definitive series of international dystonia meetings held since 1975 to bring together experts to present and discuss the latest information on dystonia. The Symposium is being organized by the…

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December 11, 2019

Professor Pisani Receives The Bachmann-Strauss Prize for Excellence in Dystonia Research 2019

Dystonia is a distinct movement disorder, a clinical entity determined by genetic and environmental factors. However, dystonia is commonly found as a disabling symptom of Parkinson’s disease. Indeed, up to 30% of Parkinson’s patients can exhibit dystonia as a presenting symptom, or even as a motor complication during the course of the disease. Since 2014,…

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December 1, 2019

MyBrainNet

Last year Dystonia Europe was one of the first recipient of the BMP (Brain, Mind and Pain) grant from Pain Alliance Europe and Grünenthal for our innovative project MyBrainNet. This is a platform that allows us to create multiple apps and connect these to one platform, where all data is collected centrally. This central platform…

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November 25, 2019

7th Edition of the Childrens Joy Association Event: Dystonia Rehabilition for Adults and Children in Romania

People with dystonia have participated, as well as their families or but also specialists in the field of rehabilitation. From three cities in Romania -Timisoara, Zalau and Baia Mare. Before  the workshop, the patients had a social meeting, in the  Dr I. Trifon Medical Clinic, where they could visit the cabinet where physiotherapy is practiced. During…

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