MDA Hellas, in collaboration with Mrs Marion Main, Leading Consultant Physiotherapist at Great Ormond Street Hospital in London, organized for the 2nd consecutive year a week dedicated to Physiotherapy for people with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy and Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA).
As part of the training of health professionals, an Educational & Informative lecture conducted on Monday, June 18th, 2018, at the Amphitheater of the “Agia Sofia” Children’s Hospital.
At the same time, in the MDA Hellas House as well as in the NM Unit of the “Agia Sofia” Children’s Hospital, clinical evaluations of Members of the Association and training of their parents were carried out. The total number of health professionals from all over Greece (Physiotherapists, Hydrotherapists) participated exceeds 40, and more than 20 cases of children with Duchenne and SMA were examined.
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* Ms. Marion Main has 29 years of experience in children with neuromuscular diseases and works as a Counselor-Physiotherapist at Great Ormond Street Hospital in London.