Webinar: COVID-19 MS update: evidence at last

27 October, 2020 | Posted in:

Please note that all session and slide content are the views of the Speakers, not the MS Academy. The content of the recording is the speaker’s personal opinion at the time of recording. Due to the everchanging situation, advice given at the time of recording is subject to change. CPD acceditation This webinar has been approved […]

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MS Trust – upcoming events

26 October, 2020 | Posted in:

Trustee Panel Discussion: The impact of Covid-19 on MS health care servicesWednesday 28th October, 7-8pmOnline via Zoom We are inviting you and other Health Professionals to a panel discussion on the impact of Covid-19 on MS health care services, featuring three Trustees of the MS Trust. Buy your ticket here Christine Singleton is a Clinical Specialist Physio […]

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Last call for posters!

23 October, 2020 | Posted in:

“Innovation comes only from readily and seamlessly sharing information rather than hoarding it.” ~ Tom Peters Last call for posters for Raising the Bar for MS – so please ‘readily and seamlessly’ share your information! We have extended the deadline date from today to Tuesday, 27 October to help you get in your submissions. If […]

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The social determinants of health workstream is raising the bar: past, present… future

13 October, 2020 | Posted in:

Professor Gavin Giovannoni, consultant neurologist, chair of the Raising the Bar steering committee and co-lead for the social determinants of health (SDoH) workstream, gave us a quick soundbite of what his team has accomplished so far, and where they are headed in the future. Past: Social determinants of health refers to the conditions in which […]

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MS Brain Health Initiative: assessing the global impact

12 October, 2020 | Posted in:

MS Academy is pleased to support a survey aiming to assess the global impact of the MS Brain Health initiative. This body of work incorporates the report Brain health: time matters in multiple sclerosis,1 the consensus guidelines on MS care2 and associated resources for healthcare professionals and for people with MS.   Many of you will be aware of the work and […]

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Pilates, MS and a vision… the role of education and movement in self-management

9 October, 2020 | Posted in:

Rachel, a Pilates instructor and Neuro-Physiotherapist, feels passionately that empowering people to move well is key to living well. She also believes that clinicians and movement professionals have a role to play in this.  ‘My love of Pilates comes from the fact that I coach and empower individuals to look within’, Rachel said. ‘They can […]

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