September 2, 2022

Dystonia Days and GA 2022

Our last face to face meeting with members was in June 2019 so I was really looking forward to meeting my friends on the Dystonia Europe Board and our members who were able to join us for the weekend. I left my home at 03:30 for my 06:00 flight to Copenhagen via Amsterdam and arrived…

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June 22, 2022

AMADYS, France: Workshop on Focal Dystonia: Treatment and Rehabilitation

Since 2018, we have been organising training sessions on the rehabilitation of cervical dystonia and function (writer’s cramp) given by Dr. Jean-Pierre Bleton, in the regions, in person, by communicating with local medical professionals and their federations or health care institutions. We wanted to organise a session for the Paris area and Dr. Bleton had…

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June 15, 2022

David Marsden Award Winner Dr Susanne Knorr

At the end of Dystonia Europe’s annual conference Dystonia Days, President Adam Kalinowski presented the David Marsden Award to Dr Susanne Knorr from the University Hospital in Würzburg Germany, coincidentally the same place that last year’s winner was from. Susanne then went on to present her research ‘The evolution of dystonia-like movements in TOR1A rats after…

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