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Special Events

02 Oct

2011 NSTA Symposium Information Las Vegas, Nevada – October 22nd and 23rd December 5, 2011 The 2011 NSTA symposium in Las Vegas, Nevada has passed and I am happy to report it was a huge success! We had over 130 people in attendance and the room was packed! We had so many people registering at […]

News & Events

01 Oct

Programs Feature Simple Enrollment and Meaningful Financial Assistance March 8, 2011 Allergan, Inc. is seeking patients who are or will be receiving onabotulinumtoxinA injections for the treatment of cervical dystonia for potential observational study participation. Eligible patients may receive a patient stipend for their participation. The CD-PROBE Study is a Multi-center, Prospective, Naturalistic, Observational Registry of Cervical […]

“Ipsen Observational Registry Study”

01 Oct

March 9, 2011 Ipsen, manufacturer of Dysport for Injection (also known in the US as abobotulinumtoxinA neurotoxin), is contacting physicians to conduct an observational registry stud. The goal of the registry, ANCHOR-CD, is to collect and evaluate typical treatment response information from cervical dystonia patients currently being treated with market-available Dysport.  The registry will recruit up to 400 […]

News | Merz Pharmaceuticals….

29 Sep

Merz Pharmaceuticals Introduces Comprehensive Programs To Provide Patients With Financial Assistance For Xeomin® (incobotulinumtoxinA) Programs Feature Simple Enrollment And Meaningful Financial Assistance Greensboro, N.C., March 8, 2011/PRNewswire/ – Merz Pharmaceuticals today announced the launch of two programs to provide financial assistance to patients for their treatment with Xeomin (incobotulinumtoxinA). XEOMIN is a botulinum toxin type […]

San Diego, California

22 Sep

Dystonia Support & Advocacy Group of San Diego County Virtual Support Group Meeting Saturday, 7/18/2020 1-3:00 p.m. (Pacific time) Informal Sharing/Discussion Meeting (no guest speaker) Due to the COVID-19 situation we will be holding another virtual support group meeting using Zoom. This will be an open discussion/sharing meeting and we welcome all interested persons to […]

Los Angeles, California

20 Sep

Dystonia Support Group The Los Angeles Dystonia Support Group invites you to join us at our next meeting Date/Time: Saturday, 7/28 from 1-3:00 p.m. Guest Presenter: Susie Yong, Rep. from Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals (makers of DYSPORT) Location: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Harvey Morse Conference Center 8701 Gracie Allen Dr., South Tower, Plaza Level Conference Rooms 1 & […]

Zent-A-Thon 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, June 30, 2012 is a Huge Success!

10 Jun

We received almost $4,000 in registrations and donations. The Zent-A-Thon 5K Run/Walk was held on Saturday, June 30th at Mile Square Park in Fountain Valley, California. NSTA worked in conjunction with the Parkinson’s and Movement Disorder Foundation (PMDF) and the American Parkinson’s Disease Association (APDA) to host this event. I am happy to report that […]

Vincent P. Clark, PhD

10 Jan
dr. Vincent Clark

2012 Symposium Guest Speakers Vincent P. Clark, PhD Associate Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of New Mexico Dr. Clark and his associates use a variety of tools to investigate the relationship between mind and brain. He is the Founding Director of the newly built Clinical Neuroscience Center in the Department of Psychology at the […]