Overjoyed About Accessibility

Overjoyed is a new way to create and play digitally turning small mouse movements into key presses and other actions, allowing even people with low to no dexterity or movement to control their computer.

PPMD’s Gene Therapy Hub

Gene therapy has made significant strides in Duchenne muscular dystrophy, with one therapy approved and other potential therapies in various stages of development. PPMD’s resources aim to empower and inform families like yours, providing insights and guidance to help you better understand the dynamic landscape of gene therapy.

ASGCT Gene Therapy 101

This Gene Therapy Basics webpage from the American Society of Gene + Cell Therapy helps with understanding genes through descriptions, visuals, and videos.

PPMD: Duchenne 101

An overview of Duchenne, its genetic causes, progression, types of mutations, and more.

MDA Care Center Network

Click to visit a list of Muscular Dystrophy Association’s care center locations in the United States. The MDA Care Center Network offers tens of thousands of appointments each year for individuals living with muscular dystrophy, ALS, and other neuromuscular diseases to access expert multidisciplinary care, clinical trials, and to connect with MDA and the neuromuscular community.

PPMD Certified Duchenne Care Centers

Consider visiting a Certified Duchenne Care Center. If you are not receiving care from one of these medical institutions, please make sure to bring the Duchenne Care Guidelines to your current physician. PPMD’s Certified Duchenne Care Center Program helps to ensure that centers comply with the standards of care and services that have been established in the Duchenne Care Guidelines.