Togetherwe are strongPowerful patient organizations from different countries in the world have joined forces in their fight to find a cure for mitochondrial disease.
Support usAny support in promoting and advocating a speedy development of a cure is welcome.
Our planThrough our network we will do our utmost to build bridges in the mitochondrial world so that the way towards a cure will become smoother.
Our organizationInternational Mito Patients is a network of national patient organizations involved in mitochondrial disease. Mitochondrial disease is a rare disease with a limited number of patients per country. The national patient organizations which are a member of IMP each are active and powerful in their own countries. By joining forces IMP can represent a large group of patients and as such be their voice on an international level.
International Mito Patients has the following mission:
TO INCREASE QUALITY OF LIFE FOR PEOPLE WITH MITOCHONDRIAL DISEASE BY FACILITATING CROSS-BORDER COOPERATION AND COLLABORATION AMONG NATIONAL PATIENTS'ORGANIZATIONS.
The objectives following from this mission are as follows:
At this moment there are 10 full members of IMP. All ten are active national patient organizations representing patients and their families involved in mitochondrial disease. Together they form the voice for at least 5,000 mitochondrial patients worldwide. And this voice can only become stronger and louder once other organizations join IMP.
For a full list of our members and a link to their own websites please click here.
IMP knows two kinds of memberships:
If you are interested in joining do not hesitate to contact us: