About Us

We're here to transform the lives of people affected by neuromuscular disease.

Welcome to the MDA Press Room

Raising awareness about how muscular dystrophy, ALS and related muscle-debilitating diseases impact the families we serve is critical for educating people about the urgent need for action and support. 

For Media Inquires 

Mary Fiance
Director of Public Relations and Communications
646-992-2908
press@mdausa.org

Nancy Intrator
Director of Communications, Healthcare Partnerships
646-992-2907
press@mdausa.org

Media Support

MDA is here to provide assistance with local or national stories about MDA, our lifesaving research and treatments, family stories/interviews, treatment protocols, expert perspectives on diseases in MDA's program, fundraising events, corporate partnerships and other issues related to muscular dystrophy, ALS and related muscle-debilitating diseaes. Call our public relations department at 520-529-5305 or email press@mdausa.org for assistance.

Guidelines for Reporting & Writing about People with Disabilities 

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