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MDA Virtual Learning: Navigating Adolescence With a Neuromuscular Disease

Tuesday, March 12, 2024

Event Time: 3:00-5:00pm EST
Live, Virtual Event

There is no cost to members of the MDA community or healthcare providers to attend the event, however registration is required. Members of the biopharma industry interested in sponsoring or attending should contact the MDA Healthcare Partnerships team at For all other questions, please reach out to

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This webinar will discuss common considerations for young adults who are transitioning to adulthood. This MDA webinar will review dealing with relationships including romantic partners and bullies, teaching adolescents how to self-advocate and talk about their disability and provide resources for how adolescents can pursue their personal goals and get involved in activities.

The featured presenter of this webinar is Dr. Natalie Truba from Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

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Dr. Natalie Truba from Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

Not able to attend on March 12th? This webinar will be recorded for on-demand viewing. Please continue with registering even if you cannot attend to ensure you receive an email with the link to the recording. The recording will be available a few weeks after the live program.

If you have questions about this webinar or other MDA Engage programs, please reach out to or you may contact our MDA Resource Center at 1-833-ASK-MDA1 (275-6321) or

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