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Portrait of Duchenne: John and Jesse

May 1, 2018

John Davidson recently sat down with La Force DMD, a Duchenne muscular dystrophy advocacy organization based out of Quebec, as part of their “Portrait of Duchenne” series. They are releasing a series of videos featuring stories with those who face Duchenne muscular dystrophy every day – patients, parents, family members, and researchers.

In his interview, John and Sherene Davidson talk about the shock of the diagnosis and the early days of research. John talks about the beginning of Defeat Duchenne Canada, pushing Jesse across Ontario, and the walk across Canada. He also shares his thoughts on Jesse’s life and his passing in 2009. Sherene shares her perspective on what the Ontario journey meant to Jesse.

Watch John’s video below and visit La Force’s website to watch more videos.