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Transverse Myelitis Support Groups

Our team recommends the following sites to help locate a support group in your area and learn more about the transverse myelitis.

Transverse Myelitis Association (TMA)

The Transverse Myelitis Association (TMA), and its president Sandy Siegel, has been a vital resource of the JHTMC. Since the inception of our center in 1999, the TMA has facilitated interactions with TM patients and their families to guarantee appropriate diagnosis and management.

2014 Regional Transverse Myelitis Clinical Care Symposium
See presentations and videos from this summer’s symposium, featuring professionals from Johns Hopkins and other institutions exploring the latest thinking in research and management of this complex condition.

Guthy-Jackson Charitable Foundation

The Guthy-Jackson Charitable Foundation has supported research efforts for clinical studies and investigational research focused on Neuromyelitis Optica (NMO), a very challenging and very rare subgroup of transverse myelitis.

Cody Unser First Step Foundation

Learn about the Cody Unser First Step Foundation

To make an appointment or request a consultation, please call 410-502-7099, option 1.

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Maryland Patients

To request an appointment or refer a patient, please contact the Johns Hopkins Transverse Myelitis Center at 410-502-7099, option 1.
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Adult Neurology: 410-955-9441
Pediatric Neurology: 410-955-4259
Adult Neurosurgery: 410-955-6406
Pediatric Neurosurgery: 410-955-7337


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