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MSIF news | 21 May 2013

Revisions made to international paediatric MS criteria

The International Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis Study Group (IPMSSG), coordinated by MSIF and other supporting MS societies, has published a paper in Multiple Sclerosis Journal with revised definitions for paediatric MS and immune-mediated central nervous system demyelinating disorders.

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MSIF news | 17 May 2013

MSIF visits the Lebanese MS Friends Society

MSIF’s Regional Capacity Building Manager, Abdelfatah Ibrahim, has visited the Society of Lebanese Friends of Patients with MS (ALSEP) from 9 to 14 May 2013.

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MSIF news | 15 May 2013

Two weeks until World MS Day

This week we will be promoting the theme of relationships: What's your motto for developing and maintaining relationships?

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MSIF news | 09 May 2013

MSIF April 2013 Board and Committee meeting

39 delegates from around the world attended our Board and Committee meetings in April 2013 in London, UK.

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MSIF news | 08 May 2013

World MS Day 2013 launched!

We have launched the 2013 campaign with the release of six mottos from young people with MS around the world. This week we are focussing on the theme of identity. Watch Breea's video to hear her motto.

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MSIF news | 08 May 2013

World MS Day coverage

We are excited to see coverage about our newly launched World MS Day 2013 campaign already.

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MSIF news | 07 May 2013

Call for international MS research awards nominations now open

Nominations for our 2013 McDonald fellowships and second round Du Pré Grants for research into MS are open.

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MSIF news | 30 April 2013

2013 Du Pre Grant Recipients

MSIF has awarded five Du Pré Grants in the first round of 2013 to enable young MS researchers to travel internationally to work on short-term MS research projects.

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News from MS organisations | 30 April 2013

World Congress on Controversies in Neurology 2013

The 7th World Congress on Controversies in Neurology took place in Istanbul on April 11-14.

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News from MS organisations | 23 April 2013

Meeting of MS Outcome Assessments Consortium and FDA clears pathway for new tool for clinical trials in MS, particularly progressive forms

The National MS Society-funded MS Outcome Assessments Consortium (MSOAC) held its first annual meeting with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on 1-2 April to discuss steps ...

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