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June 19, 2017 8:30 am - June 19, 2017 4:30 pm

Meeting: NIH Muscular Dystrophy Coordinating Committee

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  • Genetics/Genomics

The National Institute of Health's Muscular Dystrophy Coordinating Committee (MDCC) will hold an open meeting. The MDCC coordinates activities across the National Institutes and with other Federal health programs and activities relating to the various forms of muscular dystrophy.

The purpose of this meeting is to bring together committee members, representing government agencies, patient advocacy groups, other voluntary health organizations, and patients and their families to update one another on progress relevant to the Action Plan for the Muscular Dystrophies and to coordinate activities and discuss gaps and opportunities leading to better understanding of the muscular dystrophies, advances in treatments, and improvements in patients' and their families' lives.

More information is available via the Federal Register notice.