The IIM is a non-profit scientific association with the mission to:
- promote the study of the physiological and pathological aspects of muscle activity;
- favor the collaboration among researchers from different Italian and foreign, public and private, research centers;
- stimulate the mobility of students, researchers and teachers engaged in the Myology field;
- promote initiatives of scientific dissemination and international collaboration;
- promote seminars, congresses and meetings on Myology aspects, as well as high training and specialization courses.