Welcome To The Dystonia Support & Advocacy
Group of San Diego County


Welcome to the Dystonia Support Group of San Diego County. This site will tell you more about our group, upcoming meetings, and current events. 

We are affiliated with ....

Our group is affiliated with the DMRF and Dysphonia International. Check out their websites for more information.

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Visit us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/dystoniaofsandiego

Our Next Meeting:

Date: Saturday, march 23, 2024

Time: 1:00-3:00 PM (pacific time)

Topic: deconstructing dystonia: more than a disorder of movement
please note: this meeting will not be recorded and dr. mahajan will most probably only be with us for the first hour. please try to log-in on time so that you don't miss out. thank you.

Presenter: Abhimanyu Mahajan, MD, MHS, Movement Disorders Neurologist and Assistant Professor of Neurology at the University of Cincinnati Dr. Mahajan's primary research interests lie in the pathophysiology and clinical manifestations of dystonia. For his work on cervical dystonia and substance abuse using the Dystonia coalition database, he received the 2018 AAN Young Investigators award. He received the 2018 junior investigator award from the Parkinson Study Group (PSG) for work using magnetoencephalography (MEG) in cervical dystonia. (FOR MORE DETAILS, PLEASE REFER TO THE MEETING PAGE)

These meetings provide an excellent opportunity to learn from each other and offer and receive support in a comfortable and safe setting. Participation in any discussion is always completely voluntary. Some individuals like to listen and that is perfectly fine. You can also choose to not show your image or your name. Remember that our meetings are open to persons with ALL forms of dystonia and are not specific to any one form of dystonia! Please email Martha to RSVP and for the Zoom log-in information. We hope that you can join us!