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MDA’s 2016 National BMD Conference

September 24, 2016
Children's National Medical Center
111 Michigan Ave. NW
Washington, D.C., 20010
Eric Hoffman, Ph.D., Conference Chair

BMD Conference Agenda – Click Here

You are invited to the 2016 National BMD Conference, presented by the Muscular Dystrophy Association. This conference will include presentations on clinical care, research updates, information on clinical trials and panel sessions. There is no registration fee to attend the conference. Whether you are living with Becker muscular dystrophy or are interested in learning more about the topics that will be covered, we encourage you to join us.

A social gathering will take place on the evening of Friday, Sept. 23.

The conference has reached capacity and registration is now closed. If you would like to be added to the conference waiting list, please email

Conference Hotel Information:
Courtyard Silver Spring Downtown
8506 Fenton Street
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 589-4899

Questions? Email

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