The European Myasthenia Gravis Association (EuMGA) is an International Organization, registered as a Charity July 22nd, 2009, under UK Laws. EuMGA has the aims to promote the health and welfare of sufferers from Myasthenia Gravis, Lambert-Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome, Congenital Myasthenic Syndrome and other similar diseases of the human neuromuscular junction and assist and encourage the formation and development of not-for-profit organizations of patients suffering from these diseases, and their carers, in the Countries of Europe.
EuMGA works with Patients groups in all European countries to promote the spread of best medical practice in the diagnosis and treatment of Myasthenia Gravis and related disorders, to improve the level of awareness and education of the medical profession, patients and public in all European countries( by publication and dissemination of translations of the best available published educational and publicity material, and the organisation of international conferences, and publicity campaigns).
EuMGA may fund research into the epidemiology of the diseases, with the objective of determining the influence of environmental factors on the incidence and prevalence of the disease throughout Europe. In this work the Association will co-operate with other charities and patients’ groups with compatible objectives.