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Organistaion Machado Joseph Disease Foundation (2008 - )

MJD Foundation

Alyangula, Northern Territory, Australia


The Machado Joseph Disease Foundation is a charity that was established in 2008 to improve the quality of life for Indigenous Australians living with Machado Joseph Disease in Arnhem Land and beyond. They were orginally founded on Groote Eylandt and have since expanded their services to other affected communities in the Northern Territory and Queensland. The MJD Foundation provides education/training, research, equipment, advocacy and improved services.

Archival resources

National Centre for Indigenous Genomics

  • Community Engagement- Machado Joseph Disease, 12/11/2014 - 15/11/2014, COMENG-MJD; National Centre for Indigenous Genomics. Details