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Transitions Center Blog - Trusting the Journey

I still can’t believe I ended up in New York.

Transition to Independence Act (S.1604)

FDA issues draft guidance on developing drugs for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Sold Out 2015 Bank of America Chicago Marathon and Marine Corps Marathon Entries Still Available through MDA Team Momentum

National Endurance Program Actively Recruiting Participants for
 Signature Half / Full Marathon Events this Fall

Large-scale discovery of DMD biomarkers

MDA Summer Camp Celebrates 60 Years of Changing Lives


Sarepta Announces Plans to Submit Rolling NDA for Treatment of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

28th Annual MDA Ride for Life Raises More Than $1.1 Million to Fuel the Fight Against Muscle Disease

PHILADELPHA, May 11, 2015 — Opening weekend at Camelback Lodge and Indoor Waterpark helped bring huge success to the 28th annual MDA Ride for Life event held on May 1-3, which raised more than $1.1 million to benefit families affected by muscular dystrophy and related life-threatening diseases.

Always Forward for our Families

By Steven M. Derks, MDA President and CEO


MDA’s mission is life-changing. Steadfast and malleable, it reminds us to never forget where we have come from – we were started by families, for families – as we meet the evolving needs and opportunities of the day.

Western Refining and MDA Join Forces to Help Send Kids with Muscle Disease to Summer Camp

Stores across the Southwest to raise vital funds through

MDA’s summer camp mobile program