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Benign Essential Blepharospasm Research Foundation

Contact Information

Mary Smith - Administrator
P.O. Box 12468
Beaumont, TX 77726-2468

409-832-0788 (Voice)
409-832-0890 (FAX)

Internet Resources


The Benign Essential Blepharospasm Research Foundation was established in 1981 to promote awareness of and research on the condition and to give support to those afflicted with it. It provides information on treatments and on current research and helps to organize local support groups. The Foundation is funded through private donations.


The Foundation disseminates a packet of information on blepharospasm, Meige and hemifacial spasm that includes brochures and medical articles. Serial publication: Benign Essential Blepharospasm Research Foundation Newsletter, bimonthly--news on Foundation activities.


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Date Entered: 6/1/1997
Date Edited: 3/4/2013
Date Revised: 9/27/2011
Health Referral Number: HR2032
Accession Number: DP91A0584

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