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The 2015 the Muscle Study Group Annual Meeting took place at its new home in Snowbird, UT at the Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort.

This year’s meeting, titled “Experimental Therapeutics Across the Spectrum of Neuromuscular Disease” was a huge success and brought together members from all across the globe, including pharmaceutical industry, NIH and academic researchers.

Final Agenda

2015 MSG Meeting Final Agenda


Meeting abstracts were published in Muscle & Nerve 2015; 52:S1 (September 2015)


The Muscle Study Group has received approval from the authors to publish the following presentations on our website:

An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure; Michael P. McDermott, PhD

NINDS Funding Opportunities; Glen Nuckolls, PhD

Placebo, History and Impact on Clinical Trials Outcome; Aziz Shaibani, M.D.

Best Practices for Preclinical Research in Neuroscience; Oswald Steward, PhD

Cost of Drugs for Neuromuscular Disorders; Donald B. Sanders, M.D.

Clinical Trials Programs at NIAMS; Tom Cheever, PhD


The Muscle Study Group wishes to thank the sponsors of the 2015 annual meeting:


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