Why We're Here
In 2009, MitoCanada was formed by a group of mitochondrial disease patients, family and friends, with support from dedicated medical professionals. MitoCanada exists to provide support and practical information that will help to improve the quality of life and sense of community for patients and their families.
What We Do
The term “Mitochondrial disease” refers to a group of disorders. There are so many types of Mitochondrial disease it would be impossible to name them all, and many have yet to be discovered. Each condition is the result of a genetic mutation – a specific change in the genetic material of the mitochondria. The mutation causes the mitochondria to fail.
Job Posting: Fundraising and Special Events Coordinator Posted May 07, 2013 By Suzanne Gowland
JOB TITLE: Fundraising and Special Events Coordinator REPORTS TO: Executive Director SUPERVISES: Currently a team of volunteers/students This is a new position for a one
Press Release: MitoCanada – World Record attempt at Calgary Marathon Posted Apr 23, 2013 By Suzanne Gowland
Press Release: MitoCanada – World Record attempt at Calgary Marathon For immediate release MitoCanada’s President, Blaine Penny enlisted the help of seven friends to attempt