11 February 2022

Name Institution Interview
Adriano Chiò University Hospital Città della Salute e della Scienza of Torino, Italy
Albert C. Ludolph Universitätsklinikum Ulm (UKU) in cooperation with the Universitäts und Rehabilitationskliniken Ulm (RKU)
Alejandra Pereda  Duchenne Parent Project Spain, C/ Embajadores 128 local, 28045 Madrid, Spain
Aleksandra Nadaj Pakleza University Hospital of Strasbourg – Neuromuscular Centre at Hautepierre Hospital, Avenue Molière, 67000 Strasbourg, France
Alessandra Ferlini University Hospital St Anna, Ferrara, Italy
Alessandro Introna Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico Bari, Italy
Alexandre Méjat  AFM Téléthon, Association Française contre les Myopathies, 1, rue de l’Internationale, 91002 Evry, France
Ana Cavalheiro Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Ana Martins da Silva Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Ana Paula Sousa Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Ana Rita Gonçalves Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Andoni Echaniz Laguna Hôpital Bicêtre, Hôpitaux universitaires Paris Sud AP-HP, 78 Rue du Général Leclerc, Le Kremlin-Bicêtre, Ile-de-France 94270, France
Andreas Rosenberger Oslo University Hospital and the National Consortium on Rare Neuromuscular disorders
Andreas Ziegler Uni Hosp Heidelberg
Andreia Mateus Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Andreia Rocha Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Andrés Nascimento Hospital Sant Juan de Déu Universidad de Barcelona, Spain
Angelo Schenone IRCCS Ospedale Policlinico San Martino, Genoa, Liguria, Italy
Anna Kostera-Pruszczyk SPCSK, Medical University of Warsaw, Department of Neurology, SPCSK Banacha 1a, Medical University of Warsaw, Poland
Anneke van der Kooi Academic Medical Centre, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam, 1107 AZ, Netherlands
Annelies Herman EURO-NMD secretariat
Annemieke Aartsma-Rus Leiden University Medical Centre (LUMC), Netherlands
Ans van der Ploeg Erasmus MC University Medical Center,’s-Gravendijkwal 230 Postbus 2040, Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland 3000 CA, Netherlands
Antonio Frederico Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Senese, Viale Bracci 2, Siena 53100, Italy
Antonio Toscano University of Messina, via Consolare Pompea, 1, Messina, Paradiso 98168, Italy
Baziel Van Engelen Radboud University Medical Center, Reinier Postlaan 4, 6525 EX, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Bela Melegh University of Pécs, Szigeti Str. 12, Pécs, 7624 Hungary
Benedikt Schosser Friedrich-Baur Institut, Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich
Bjarne Udd Tampere University Hospital, Teiskontie 35, Tampere, Finland
Borut Pterlin University Medical Center Ljubljana, Zaloška cesta 7,Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
Camiel Verhamme Academic Medical Centre, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam, 1107 AZ, Netherlands
Carlo Minetti Gaslini Institute, Largo Gaslini 5, Genova 16147, Italy
Carlos Casanovas Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge, Barcelona, Spain
Carmen Paradas Hospital Universitario Virgen del Rocío / IBiS, Avda Manuel Siurot s/n, Sevilla, Andalucía 41013, Spain
Claudio Bruno Gaslini Institute, Largo Gaslini 5, Genova 16147, Italy
Daniel Tanesse CMT-Europe, Fondation Universitaire, 11Rue D’Egmont; B-1000, Brussels, Belgium
David Adams Hôpital Bicêtre, Hôpitaux universitaires Paris Sud AP-HP, 78 Rue du Général Leclerc, Le Kremlin-Bicêtre, Ile-de-France 94270, France
David Stephenson Muscular Dystrophy UK
Davide Pareyson Fondazione IRCCS, Istituto Neurologico C.Besta, Via Celoria 11, Milan, Lombardia 20133, Italy
Diana van der Meij-Kim FSHD Europe
Dimitrios Athanasiou MDA Hellas, Elpidos 6, Athina 104 34, Greece
Elena Pegoraro Azienda Ospedaliera Padova (AOP), via Giustiniani, 2, Padova, 35128, Italy
Elga Rene Freire Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Emma Del-Rey L’AMMi – Association contre les Maladies Mitochondriales, 6 impasse Jacques Prévert, 31470 Sainte Foy de Perolieres
Enrico Bertini Bambino Gesu’ Children’s Research Hospital IRCCS, Unit of Neuromuscular and Neurodegenerative Disorders, Laboratory of Molecular Medicine, Piazza S. Onofrio, 4, Rome, 00146, Italy
Ernestina Santos Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Eugenio Mercuri Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli, Largo Agostino Gemelli 8, Rome , Italy 00168
Eustachio DErrico Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico Bari, Italy
Evy Rivers ALS Liga Belgium, Kapucijnenvoer 33, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
Fatima Maria Machado Silva Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Fernand Pauly Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg, 4 rue Nicolas Ernest Barble, Luxembourg, L-1210
Filomena Baptista Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Fiore Manganelli AOU Federico II, Napoli, Italy
Florence Duguet APHP – GH Pitie Salpetriere
Francesca Gualandi University Hospital St Anna, Ferrara, Italy
François Lamy  AFM Téléthon, Association Française contre les Myopathies, 1, rue de l’Internationale, 91002 Evry, France
Françoise Pelcot Association Française contre l’Amylose, 66 rue Saint Jacques, 13006 Marseille
Gabriele Siciliano Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria Pisana, U.O.C. Neurologia, via Roma 67- 56126 Pisa U.O.C. Neurologia, Ospedale Santa Chiara, Pisa, Toscana 56126, Italy
Gauthier Remiche Centre de Référence Neuromusculaire Erasme-HUDERF, route de Lennik, 808, Brussels, Belgium 1070
George Papadimas Eginition Hospital, 1st Department of Neurology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
Gerard Wellemberg MD1 Action Team
Giammarco Milella Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico Bari, Italy
Gineta Liutkiene Hospital of Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Kauno Klinikos, Eiveniu, Kaunas, LT-50161, Lithuania
Giorgio Tasca Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli, Largo Agostino Gemelli 8, Rome , Italy 00168
Gisèle Bonne Sorbonne University – INSERM U974 – Institute of Myologie, GH Pitié-Salpêtrière, Paris
Guilhem Solé CHU Bordeaux – University Hospitals of Bordeaux
Hanne Fossmo Oslo University Hospital and the National Consortium on Rare Neuromuscular disorders
Hanns Lochmuller Medical Center – University of Freiburg, Mathildenstr. 1, Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg 79106, Germany
Heike Pascal Assistance Public Hopitaux de Paris, GH Pitie salpitriere, 47 – 83 Boulevard de l’hopital Batiment Babinski, Paris,France
Henning Andersen Aarhus Universitets Hospital, Palle Juul Jensens Boulevard 99,8200 Aarhus N, Denmark
Inna Inashkina Latvian Biomedical Research and Study Centre, Ratsupites str 1 k1, Riga, Latvia
Isabel Carvalho Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Isabela Tudorache Parent Project Romania – Association for Research and Support in Muscular Dystrophy, Aleea I Corneliu Coposu, nr. 14, Craiova, jud. Dolj cod 200341, Romania
Isabelle Simone  Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico Bari, Italy
Ivailo Tournev Expert Centre for Hereditary Neurologic and Metabolic Disorders – University Hospital Alexandrovska, 1 Georgi Sofiiski str. University hospital Alexandrovska, Sofia, NA 1431, Bulgaria
J. Andoni Urtizberea University Hospital Raymond-Poincaré APHP, 104 Boulevard Raymond Poincaré, Garches, Ile de France 92380
Jackie Palace Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Headley Way Headington, Oxford , Oxon OX3 9DU, United Kingdom
Jacques Salama AFM Téléthon, Association Française contre les Myopathies, 1, rue de l’Internationale, 91002 Evry, France
Jan De Bleecker University Hospital Gent, UZ Gent De Pintelaan 185, Gent, – 9000, Belgium
Jan Kirschner Medical Center – University of Freiburg
Jan Verschuuren Leiden University Medical Center, Albinusdreef 2, Leiden, 2333 ZA, Netherlands
Jana Haberlová Faculty Hospital Motol, V Úvalu 84, Motol, Prague, Czechia
Janneke Hoeijmakers Maastricht University Medical Centre+, PO Box 500, Maastricht, Limburg, 6202 AZ, Netherlands
Jean-Baptiste Chanson University Hospital of Strasbourg – Neuromuscular Centre at Hautepierre Hospital, Avenue Molière, 67000 Strasbourg, France
Jean-Christophe Antoine University Hospital of Saint-Etienne, Hôpital Nord Service de Neurologie, Saint-Etienne, Loire 42055 Cedex, France
Jean-Philippe Plançon European Patient Organisation for Dysimmune and Inflammatory Neuropathies (EPODIN), 7 Rue du Centre, LE POULIGUEN 44510, France
Jens Schmidt Neuromuscular Center, University Medical Center Goettingen, Robert-Koch-Str. 40, Goettingen, Germany 37075
João Neves Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Joaquim Brites APN – Portuguese Neuromuscular Association, Rua Duque de Loulé nº 20, 4000-324 Porto, Portugal
Jochen Weishaupt Universitätsklinikum Ulm (UKU) in cooperation with the Universitäts und Rehabilitationskliniken Ulm (RKU)
Jonathan Baets Antwerp University Hospital (UZA)
Joerg Schulz Uniklinik RWTH Aachen
Josep Gamez Hospital Universitari Vall d’ Hebron, Passeig Vall de Hebron 119, Barcelona, Barcelona 08035, Spain
Juan J Vilchez Hospital UiP La Fe, Av. Fernando Abril Martorell, 106. Torre D, Planta 5, Valencia, Valencia 46026, Spain
Judit Varadine Csapo Angyalszarnyak – Hungarian Muscle Dystrophy Association, H – 1300 Badape St, PO Box 141, Hungary
Kristian Bernhard Nilsen Oslo University Hospital and the National Consortium on Rare Neuromuscular disorders
Kristin Oerstavik Oslo University Hospital and the National Consortium on Rare Neuromuscular disorders
Kristina Haugaa Oslo University Hospital and the National Consortium on Rare Neuromuscular disorders
Kristl Claeys University Hospitals Leuven, Neuromuscular Reference Centre, Department of Neurology and Department of Neuropediatrics Herestraat 49, Leuven, B- 3000, Belgium
Kjell Arne Arntzen Oslo University Hospital and the National Consortium on Rare Neuromuscular disorders
Laurent Magy CHU Limoges, CHU Dupuytren 2 Avenue Martin Luther King, Limoges, Nouvelle Aquitaine 87042, France
Leonard van den Berg University Medical Centre Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, Utrecht, Utrecht 3584 CX, Netherlands
Letizia Mazzini Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria “Maggiore della Caritá” di Novara
Liis Sabre Tartu University Hospital, 1a Puusepa Street,Tartu, 50406, Estonia
Luisa Politano Department of Experimental Medicine, Section of Biology, School of Medicine, University of Campania, Naples, Italy
Lurdes Morais Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Madelon Kroneman Spierziekten Nederland, Lt.gen. Van Heutszlaan 6, 3743 JN Baarn, Netherlands
Maggie C. Walter Friedrich-Baur-Institute, Dept. of Neurology, Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich, Ziemssenstr. 1, Munich, Bavaria 80336, Germany
Magnhild Rasmussen Oslo University Hospital and the National Consortium on Rare Neuromuscular disorders
Manuela Almeida Santos Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Mar Tulinius Sahlgrenska Universitetssjukhuset, Queen Silvia Children’s Hospital Rondvägen 1, Gothenburg, Region Västra Götaland 41685, Sweden
Márcio Neves Cardoso Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Margarida Branco Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Marguerite Friconneau AFM Téléthon, Association Française contre les Myopathies, 1, rue de l’Internationale, 91002 Evry, France
Mari Auranen Hospital University of Helsinki and Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa (NMDFIN Consortium)
Mari Ellefsen Martinsen Oslo University Hospital and the National Consortium on Rare Neuromuscular disorders
Maria Alice Soares Lopes Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Maria de Lurdes Palhau Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Maria Judit Molnar Semmelweis University, Tomo Str 25.-29., Budapest, Hungary 1083, Hungary
Marianne de Visser Academic Medical Centre, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam, 1107 AZ, Netherlands
Marianne Nordstroem Oslo University Hospital and the National Consortium on Rare Neuromuscular disorders
Marie-Christine Ouillade AFM Téléthon, Association Française contre les Myopathies, 1 rue de l’Internationale, 91002 Evry,France
Marisol Montolio Duchenne Parent Project Spain, C/ Embajadores 128 local, 28045 Madrid, Spain
Massimo Marra CIDP Italia ONLUS
Matthias Baumann Institute of Human Genetics, Medical University Innsbruck, Peter-Mayr-Straße 1, Innsbruck, Tirol, Austria 6020
Mencía de Lemus Belmonte FundAME, Calle Antonio Miró Valverde Nº 7 – Piso 5º G 28055, Madrid, Spain
Michela Onali Gli Equilibristi HIBM
Michelangelo Mancuso Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria Pisana, U.O.C. Neurologia, via Roma 67- 56126 Pisa U.O.C. Neurologia, Ospedale Santa Chiara, Pisa, Toscana 56126, Italy read interview
Miguel Pinto Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Monica Sciacco IRCCS Ca’ Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via F. Sforza 35, Milan, 20122 Italy
Nadine van de Beek Erasmus MC University Medical Center,’s-Gravendijkwal 230 Postbus 2040, Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland 3000 CA, Netherlands
Olivier Scheidegger Inselspital Bern University Hospital, Freiburgstrasse 18, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
Orla Hardiman RCSI Hospital Group, Beaumont Hospital, Beaumont Road, Dublin 9, Ireland
Patricia Blomkwist-Markens Patient Representative
Patrizia Garzena CIDP Italia ONLUS
Peter de Jonghe Antwerp University Hospital (UZA)
Peter Van den Bergh University Hospital St-Luc, Avenue Hippocrate 10, 1200 Woluwe-Saint-Lambert, Belgium
Peter-Bram t’Hoen LUMC, Einthovenweg 20, 2333 ZC, Leiden, Netherlands
Philippe Couratier CHU Limoges, CHU Dupuytren 2 Avenue Martin Luther King, Limoges, Nouvelle Aquitaine 87042, France
Philippe Kerschen Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg, 4 rue Nicolas Ernest Barble, Luxembourg, L-1210
Pieter van Doorn Erasmus MC University Medical Center,’s-Gravendijkwal 230 Postbus 2040, Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland 3000 CA, Netherlands
Pirjo Isohanni Hospital University of Helsinki and Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa (NMDFIN Consortium)
Ria Broekgaarden Spierziekten Nederland, Lt.gen. Van Heutszlaan 6, 3743 JN Baarn, Netherlands
Ricardo Taipa Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Rita Horvath
Rita Selvatici University Hospital St Anna, Ferrara, Italy
Robert Brunkhorst Uniklinik RWTH Aachen
Robert-Yves Carlier University Hospital Raymond-Poincaré APHP, 104 Boulevard Raymond Poincaré, Garches, Ile de France 92380
Rocco Liguori IRCCS Istituto delle Scienze Neurologiche di Bologna, Italy
Rosa Amorim Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Rosa Iodice AOU Federico II, Napoli, Italy
Rosa Lima Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Rosario Santos Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Sabine Rudnik-Schöneborn Institute of Human Genetics, Medical University Innsbruck, Peter-Mayr-Straße 1, Innsbruck, Tirol, Austria 6020
Sabrina Sacconi CHU Nice, Pasteur 2 , 30 Voie Romaine Zone C, Nice, Alpes Maritimes 06000, France
Sandrine Segovia-Kueny AFM Téléthon, Association Française contre les Myopathies, 1 rue de l’Internationale, 91002 Evry,France
Serenella Servidei Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli, Largo Agostino Gemelli 8, Rome , Italy 00168
Shahram Attarian Centre Hospitalo-Universitaire La Timone – Assistance Publique des Hôpitaux de Marseille, 264 Rue Saint Pierre Service de Neurologie des Maladies Neuromusculaires et SLA
Simen Stokke Oslo University Hospital and the National Consortium on Rare Neuromuscular disorders
Silvia Alvares Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Silvia Barrias  Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Solvor Skaar Oslo University Hospital and the National Consortium on Rare Neuromuscular disorders
Stanislav Vohanka University Hospital Brno, Neuromuscular Centre, Jihlavska 20, Brno, Czech Republic 62500
Stefano Previtale IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
Stela Lefter RCSI Hospital Group, Beaumont Hospital, Beaumont Road, Dublin 9, Ireland
Susana Quijano-Roy University Hospital Raymond-Poincaré APHP, 104 Boulevard Raymond Poincaré, Garches, Ile de France 92380
Tanya Stojkovic Assistance Public Hopitaux de Paris, GH Pitie Salpêtrière, 47 – 83 Boulevard de l’hopital Batiment Babinski,Paris, France
Teresa Coelho Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Teresa Correia Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHU Porto), Largo Prof. Abel Salazar, 4099-001 Porto, Portugal
Thomas Sejersen Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Vägen 37, Stockholm, Sweden 17176
Tiziana Mongini Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Città della Salute e della Scienza di Torino, corso Bramante 88, Torino, TO 10126, Italy
Trine Haug Popperud Oslo University Hospital and the National Consortium on Rare Neuromuscular disorders
Ulrike Schara-Schmidt University Clinic Essen, Hufelandstraße 55, Essen, NRW 45122, Germany
Valeria Sansone Nemo Clinical Center, Piazza Ospedale Maggiore 3, Milano, MI 20162, Italy
Vicent Laugel University Hospital of Strasbourg – Neuromuscular Centre at Hautepierre Hospital, Avenue Molière, 67000 Strasbourg, France
Vincenzo Nigro University of Campania “Luigi Vanvitelli” – University Hospital “Luigi Vanvitelli”, Via Santa Maria di Costantinopoli 104, Napoli, NA 80138, Italy
Vincenzo Silani IRCCS Istituto Auxologico Italiano Via Ariosto no. 13, Milan, MI 20145, Italy
Wolfgang Löscher Institute of Human Genetics, Medical University Innsbruck, Peter-Mayr-Straße 1, Innsbruck, Tirol, Austria 6020
Wolfgang Mueller-Felber Department of Pediatric Neurology, Dr. v. Hauner Children’s Hospital, Lindwurmstr. 4, Munich, Bavaria 80337, Germany
Yann Pereon University Hospital – CHU de Nantes, Place Alexis Ricordeau Hotel-Dieu, Nantes, – F-44903, France
Yuri Matteo Falzone IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, Italy

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