Ask an MS Expert Program Series
The Ask an MS Expert program series provides an opportunity to learn more about multiple sclerosis from top MS experts. Programs focus on trending topics related to the MS community. Experts answer your questions and MS Navigators provide live resource support throughout each program.
Programs are recorded so that you can view them as your schedule allows. Check out previous episodes below. Closed caption is available live on Facebook and on the Society’s YouTube channel
What You Should Know About Taking Multiple Medications
Fri., Feb. 3 | 1-1:30 p.m. ET
There may be possible health risks when taking multiple medications at the same time. Jacci Bainbridge, PharmD, will share tips for managing medications to improve your quality of life. Dr. Bainbridge serves as a clinical pharmacy specialist at the Anschutz Outpatient Pavilion in the Neurology Clinic at the University of Colorado Denver.
Fri., Feb. 10 | 1-1:30 p.m. ET
MS occurs most commonly in adults, but it is also diagnosed in children and adolescents. Brenda Banwell, MD will join us to talk about pediatric MS, treatments, research, managing symptoms, and how to connect with other families affected by MS. Dr. Banwell is Chief of the Division of Neurology and Co-Director of the Neuroscience Center at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.
Spanish Program: Cambios sensoriales en la esclerosis múltiple
Wed., Feb. 15 | 7-8 p.m. ET
Los cambios sensoriales o las sensaciones alteradas son comunes para las personas con esclerosis múltiple. La Dra. Silvia Delgado hablará sobre la importancia de reconocer los cambios sensoriales, que implican estos cambios, los medicamentos disponibles y cómo trabajar con su médico para encontrar el mejor tratamiento para usted. La Dra. Delgado se especializa en neurología, neuroinmunología y esclerosis múltiple.
Quarterly Veterans Program