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MSIF news | 04 July 2013

MSIF 2013 Evelyn Nicholson Award announced

We're delighted to announce that Maurice Maso from Belgium is the winner of the 2013 Evelyn Nicholson Award for International Caregiver.

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MSIF news | 20 June 2013

MSIF McDonald Fellowship recipient publishes paper

Dr Suresh Menon from India, who was awarded a MSIF McDonald Fellowship award in 2010 to undertake a two-year fellowship at the UBC Faculty of Medicine in Vancouver, Canada, has published results from the work he did on aggressive types of MS.

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News from MS organisations | 11 June 2013

Hopeful new MS treatment

A small, exploratory/feasibility trial in just 10 patients has shown that a new therapy for MS that teaches the immune system to recognise and ignore its own nerve tissue, appears to be safe and well tolerated in humans.

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MSIF news | 06 June 2013

Results of our cognition and MS survey

More than 4,600 people with multiple sclerosis around the world took part in our survey about cognition and MS. We have now published the results.

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MSIF news | 06 June 2013

Winner of 2013 James D. Wolfensohn Award announced

We're delighted to announce that Svetlana V. Goronkova from Russia has won the 2013 James D. Wolfensohn Award, which we give every two years to a person with MS in recognition of their valuable contribution to the fight against MS.

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MSIF news | 06 June 2013

MSIF welcomes new member of staff in China

We are pleased to welcome Qinghua Wang, our new China Coordinator.

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MSIF news | 06 June 2013

Seeking a Head of International Fundraising

We are looking for an experienced fundraiser with clear vision and strategic direction for this exciting role. Join us to help lead the global MS movement!

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MSIF news | 30 May 2013

Thank you for your support!

Thanks for helping us make World MS Day 2013 such a great success! Find out more about the activities that took place around the world, read the stories for our featured young people with MS, and read mottos from more than 4,000 people from across the globe.

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News from MS organisations | 24 May 2013

Postdoctoral fellow position available in Canada

A postdoctoral fellow position is available for September 1, 2013 in the department of Medicine at the University of British Columbia. The successful applicant will be a contributing member of the Pharmacoepidemiology in Multiple Sclerosis (PiMS) research group.

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MSIF news | 22 May 2013

One week until World MS Day

This week's theme is the future. What's your motto for facing the challenges the future might bring?

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