On 25 March around 90 people affected by MS, MS health professionals and industry representatives attended the Japan MS Society’s (日本多発性硬化症協会 - JMSS) MS seminar in Tokyo.
JMSS President, Dr Akihiro Igata, opened the seminar and Dr Yasuto Itoyama (Chairman of the National Medical Advisory Board) and MSIF International Medical and Scientific Board representative Dr Takeshi Tabira presented on "What is MS?". Dr Takashi Yamamura and two young MS doctors also presented their research work.
The second session allowed delegates to sit with the MS professionals and have their questions answered. The seminar was a real success and another is planned for 2013.