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WDO Membership

Become part of the global community

If you are a Duchenne and Becker MD advocacy group, it is important to become connected to the global community. There are many benefits to a WDO Membership. It helps you stay up to date on the latest news. In addition to this, WDO provides your organization with support and guidance to improve the lives of people living with Duchenne and Becker MD in your country.

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Membership benefits


Linking the influence and relationships with the knowledge, expertise and connections of Members to represent and help achieve mutual goals for the DMD/BMD community.


Connect with and gain access to the knowledge base within the global community. Share and contribute to best practices on issues related to public policy, capacity building and care.


Direct information about updates in care and drug development, conferences and trainings, advocacy efforts, and other critical issues such as the COVID pandemic.


Access to webinars and stakeholder meetings. Direct information about educational conferences. Access to scientific information through the WDO Library.


Invitation to attend Annual Meetings and conferences, free of charge. Provide agenda items for the WDO Annual Meeting or ask to organize a meeting or webinar on specific subjects.


WDO represents the interests of its Members through supporting of legislative and regulatory policies that improve access to care and promote innovation of new therapies.


Get support of your research efforts through gaining information related to sources of research funding. Get involved in data collection for improving care and drug development.


Have your news and events included in the global community. Be included in global communication materials. Attend selected meetings and conferences, advisory boards.

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