Association Suisse Romande et Italienne Contre les Myopathies (ASRIM)

(ASRIM)

Non Member, Switzerland

Region covered:

French and Italian speaking parts of Switzerland

Branches/chapters:

1

Date founded: 1977

Contacts

  • Anne Humberset

Address:

18 Route du Vignoble,
1175 Lavigny,
Switzerland

Phone:

+41 21 808 74 11

Fax:

+41 21 808 81 11

Email:

info@asrim.ch

Website:

www.asrim.ch

Activities

Association Suisse Romande et Italienne Contre les Myopathies (ASRIM) Activities

  • Patient information (literature, meetings, talks, conferences, bulletins, medical revues, newsletters, holiday camps.)
  • Research support through grants, equipment, by our foundation of neuromuscular diseases.
  • Financial help; neuromuscular consultation in university hospitals in Lausanne, Geneva, Lugano.
  • Research fundings by Telethon.
  • Financial support for following-up children with neuromuscular diseases to the university orthopedical hospital.
  • Financial support for developing auxiliary equipment Information on neuromuscular diseases to the public, medical and paramedical personal.
  • Activities with umbrella associations on national level to eliminate discrimination for handicapped people.