Partnership with Tyler’s Hope for a Dystonia Cure

Published: August 22nd, 2015

Category: CTRND Announcements, Featured, News

 

The CTRND has formed a partnership with the Tyler’s Hope Organization.

Dystonia is a neurological movement disorder characterized by involuntary muscle contractions, which force certain parts of the body into abnormal, sometimes painful, movements or postures. Dystonia can affect any part of the body including the arms and legs, trunk, neck, eyelids, face, or vocal cords.

Tylers Hope

 

Left to right: Jacob Wychulis Executive Director, Tyler’s Hope; Rick Staab, Founder of Tyler’s Hope, President InterMed Services, Inc.; Todd Golde, MD, Ph.D., Director CTRND; David E. Vaillancourt, Ph.D., Professor, Applied Physiology and Kinesiology; and Yuqing Li, Ph.D., Professor of Neurology