• The Paul and Sheila Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Center facilitates development of clinical, translational, and basic research on muscular dystrophy, enhances and supports clinical care of patients with muscular dystrophy, improves educational experience for undergraduate, graduate, and professional students interested in the fields of basic and clinical muscle research, and increases interaction and support from the regional community of patients and families concerned about muscular dystrophy.

    "My little friend Jacob told me his only wish in the universe is a cure for his muscular dystrophy. It's not a question of whether, but when it will be conquered. Let it be for this generation." —Paul Wellstone

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Join Us for the Community Picnic!

Save the Date: July 15th!

Hosted by the Wellstone MD Center and the Muscular Dystrophy Association

Saturday, July 15th, 2017
10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Three Rivers - Hyland Park Reserve *NEW LOCATION*
10145 Bush Lake Road, Bloomington, MN 55438

Please join us at the Summer Community Picnic!

Please join the U of MN MD Center and the MDA for a summer picnic at Hyland Park Reserve. This beautiful area includes a picnic shelter and a parking lot near the shelter. Come and enjoy a grill out lunch and try adpative activities provided by Three Rivers. Catch up with friends in the Neuromuscular Community while enjoying the beacutiful scenery!

It's fun for the whole family! We hope to see you there!
Please contact Jenny Marzolf with questions; by phone: 612-626-4823 or by email: marz0031@umn.edu