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2020 MDA Engage: Physical Therapy and Becker Muscular Dystrophy (BMD)

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October 21, 4-5pm EST

 

 

View the On-demand Webinar

Becker muscular dystrophy (BMD) is a genetic disorder characterized by progressive weakness and degeneration of skeletal muscles that control movement.  This MDA webinar will share how physical therapy can impact individuals living with Becker muscular dystrophy.  Abby Yenzer, DPT from Washington University School of Medicine,  will  discuss  at home activities such as exercises and stretches, while also exploring at home modifications.

Speaker - Abby Yenzer:
Abby Yenzer

Live questions will be taken during the webinar. Not available to join live on October 21?  This webinar will be recorded for on-demand viewing.

 

MDA Thanks our sponsors:

  • Edgewise Therapeutics

If you have questions after you watch this on-demand webinar, please reach out to mdaengage@mdausa.org or you may contact our MDA Resource Center at 1-833-ASK-MDA1 (275-6321) or ResourceCenter@mdausa.org.