Myasthenia Gravis Association of BC – Organization Purpose
The purpose of the Myasthenia Gravis Association of British Columbia is to provide peer support for people living with Myasthenia Gravis and their families. Membership and support are particularly helpful to the newly diagnosed.
1. To increase public awareness of the disease.
2. To gather and disseminate specific information on Myasthenia Gravis to healthcare providers.
3. To foster and support research into the causes and treatment of Myasthenia Gravis.
There are a number of neurologists at the Vancouver General Hospital Neuromuscular Diseases Unit who specialise in Myasthenia Gravis. The unit can be reached at 604-875-4247.