SPDM: Portuguese Society of Metabolic Diseases
Sociedade Portuguesa de Doenças Metabólicas (SPDM)
The Portuguese Society of Metabolic (SPDM) Diseases is a Scientific Society without lucrative gain. The objective of the Society is the implementation of all actions related to the diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation and social insertion of patients with inherited metabolic diseases, as well as the instigation of scientific investigation in this area. Its mission is to develop activities which seek scientific investigation and related training, promoting the sharing of scientific knowledge, with the objective of providing better care to sick ones and their relatives, thereby increasing patient quality of life.