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Dystonia Canada News

November 2, 2022

November 2, 2022 – Dystonia Medical Research Foundation (DMRF) Canada is pleased to announce that once again it is supporting a two-year Clinical and Research Fellowship for Movement Disorders, with a specialty in Dystonia. Read more...

October 21, 2022

DMRF Canada is pleased to announce our continued support of the Banting Research Foundation Discovery Award Program for 2023.

The Banting Research Foundation Discovery Award, supported by DMRF Canada, is a one-year grant of up to $30,000 per year that will support research related to the causes, mechanisms, prevention, and treatments which could potentially enable medical breakthroughs and transformative health care advances to find a cure for dystonia.

October 21, 2022
DMRF Canada is pleased to partner with Canadian organization Rare Diseases: Models & Mechanisms Network (RDMM) to fund a new research grant with lead investigator Paul Marcogliese, PhD, Assistant Professor, Biochemistry & Medical Genetics, Rady College of Medicine at the University of Manitoba. Read more...