September 18, 2023

Cervical Dystonia Patient Journey Performance at EAN Congress

At the beginning of July the EAN (European Academy of Neurology) 2023 Congress was held in Budapest, Hungary. DE Executive Director Monika Benson attended the event. As reported earlier Dystonia Europe has together with Ipsen and ERN-RND (European Reference Network for Rare Neurological Diseases) developed the Cervical Dystonia Patient Journey which was published in 2022….

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May 15, 2023

The Norwegian Dystonia Association Annual General Assembly and 30th Anniversary

In a meeting room, decorated for the Anniversary, the President Johan Arnfinn Warvik of the Norwegian Dystonia Association (NDF), welcomed about 60 members attending the Annual General meeting and 30th Anniversary Celebration at Quality Hotel Olavsgaard, Skjetten, Norway. Many attended which indicates that the organisation is very active and important for many. In addition Johan…

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May 3, 2023

Training for Physiotherapists in Sweden

During the last week of March the second part of the workshop “Physiotherapy and Cervical Dystonia” took place at the Scandic Plaza Hotel in Umeå, Sweden. The first part of this training took place last October. Physiotherapist Johann Blom   Together with Göran Olsson from Swedish Dystonia Education, Physiotherapist Johanna Blom welcomed the participants to…

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November 21, 2022

Finnish Dystonia Days 2022 in Oulu

The Finnish Dystonia Association, a nationwide patient organization, decided to arrange the Dystonia Days Conference in the largest city in Northern Finland, namely Oulu. Some 60 participants assembled to meet people from all over the country, get and give support and naturally, learn from expert speakers, a neurologist, and a neurosurgeon. After two years of…

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