Welcome to the CMTAA website

As those of us who have Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) disease are well aware, we have it for life, and at this point in time there is no known cure. The CMT Association of Australia Inc (CMTAA) was established to support those with CMT, their families and friends; and to expand community awareness and understanding of CMT. We are staffed entirely by volunteers.

Significant progress is being made through worldwide collaboration, including establishing CMT support organisations like CMTAA Inc; developing management strategies for those with CMT; and through CMT research.

This website is positioned as a conduit for accessing local and international CMT related information that will assist in answering many of your questions. We invite you to explore the site and welcome your feedback for further improvement.

Darryl Beitsch
President CMTAA Inc
"Our aim is to enhance the quality of life for people with CMT and those who care for them."

What's new at CMTAA?

Our opportunity to join our "International CMT Family" in promoting CMT awareness throughout the month of September.

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A significant benefit for children participating in this trial is that they will be at the forefront of clinical research. They will be involved in a unique experimental treatment that will provide solid training in self-discipline preparing them for future adult life as a person with CMT. This trial is now being extended to include regional NSW areas.

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Melbourne and Sydney research studies. An excellent opportunity to assist our researchers to assist us through participating in research studies for children in both Melbourne and Sydney and a research study for adults in Sydney.

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View the informative speaker presentations and other information from the 2013 Sydney Awareness Day Seminar.

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Inspired by the fact that his son has CMT, Kevin has now successfully completed his trek to Mt. Everest base camp and is currently working through his 3000 pictures.

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Upcoming Seminars
CMT Youth Weekend August 29 to August 31, 2014
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Sydney Awareness Day Seminar October 11 and October 12, 2014
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Gold Coast Support Group Meeting Monday August 4, 2014
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Perth WA CMT Support Group Meeting Saturday July 26, 2014
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If you wish to make a donation to CMTAA Inc, please click here. All donations of $2 or more are tax deductible. We need your help to keep us moving forward.
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Click here if you would like to become a member of the Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association of Australia Inc. (CMTAA).
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Click here if your organisation is interested in becoming a Sustaining Partner of the Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association of Australia Inc. (CMTAA).
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