June is Myasthenia Gravis Awareness Month

About Us

Our mission is to empower people living with neuromuscular diseases to live longer, more independent lives.

Welcome to the MDA Press Room

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

For Media Inquires 

Mary E. Fiance
National Vice President, Strategic Communications
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 neuromuscular diseases. Email press@mdausa.org for assistance.

Expert Spokespeople - Understanding Neuromuscular Diseases: What You Need To Know

MDA has incredibly knowledgeable experts and leaders on topics in clinical and scientific research, multi-disciplinary medical care, and advocacy for access for people living with disabilities. Learn more about interview subjects who are leading experts on muscular dystrophy, ALS and related neuromuscular diseases, and discussion on inclusion and access for people living with disabilities. Contact press@mdausa.org for interviews.

MDA Downloadable PSAs

Public service announcements sharing the mission of the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
:60, :30, :15 second PSAs available.

Ken Sutcliffe PSA.Nyheim Hines PSA.

Guidelines for Reporting & Writing about People with Disabilities