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Webcast: Making the Most of Your Life with MS in 2016 and Beyond

December 16, 2015

View our webcast on “Making the Most of Your Life with MS in 2016 and Beyond” which featured some of today’s top researchers in the MS field and was streamed online around the world.

To view the recorded version, please click here.

Topics include:

  • Symptom management and promising therapies
  • Wellness strategies, including addressing depression and using exercise to enhance quality of life
  • Encouraging research on the horizon

Moderator: Kate Milliken, founder, Milligrace Productions. Kate has been living with MS since 2006

Panelists include:

Dr. Gavin Giovannoni, Professor of Neurology, Blizard Institute, Barts and The London School of Medicine

Dr. Rob Motl, Professor, Dept. of Kinesiology and Community Health, Univ. of Illinois

Dr. Nancy L. Sicotte, Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Neurology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Dr. Timothy Coetzee, Chief Advocacy, Services and Research Officer for the National MS Society

About Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis is an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system that disrupts the flow of information within the brain, and between the brain and body. Symptoms range from numbness and tingling to blindness and paralysis. The progress, severity and specific symptoms of MS in any one person cannot yet be predicted, but advances in research and treatment are leading to better understanding and moving us closer to a world free of MS. Most people with MS are diagnosed between the ages of 20 and 50, with at least two to three times more women than men being diagnosed with the disease. MS affects more than 2.3 million people worldwide.


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