We are very pleased that Dr Kathryn Peall has agreed to join our of team medical advisers. Dr Peall is Clinical Lecturer at the Institute of Psychological Medicine and Clinical Neurosciences, Cardiff University School of Medicine.
The 5th annual meeting of the Dystonia Coalition was held in Atlanta in October. The coalition focuses on a different type of dystonia at each meeting and this time it was the turn of a laryngeal (voice) dystonia. The Dystonia Coalition is an international partnership between patient groups and dystonia treatment centres – so far 17 patients groups and 46 treatment centres are involved.