Uruguay – Project Planning and Fundraising Consultancy Opportunity

10th April 2018

MSIF is seeking experienced Spanish-speaking consultants, preferably based in Uruguay, to provide training and mentoring in the areas of project planning and fundraising.

UK MS Society volunteers raise awareness of MS at international event

9th April 2018

Volunteers from the UK MS Society’s English Council worked with the Rotarian Action Group for MS Awareness (RAGSMA) to attend the event and share information about MS.

Polish MS Association launches MS peer support programme

9th April 2018

The ‘Peer to Peer’ support programme is designed to support people with MS shortly after diagnosis.

US launches ‘Whatever it Takes’ campaign for MS Awareness Week

9th April 2018

The National MS Society launched a new awareness-raising campaign during the US MS Awareness Week 2018, engaging hundreds of thousands of people through its PR activities.

Special guests to attend MSIF’s Global Networking Meetings in Amsterdam

9th April 2018

Queen Maxima of the Netherlands and two Olympic speed skaters will join delegates.

Tawasol – March 2018 issue

6th April 2018

Japanese study could improve understanding of autoimmune process in MS

23rd March 2018

New research indicates that miRNA, a genetic switch in the blood of people with MS, could help to explain how and why cells that suppress the immune system do not function correctly in MS.

Experimental immunotherapy shows promising trial results

23rd March 2018

A new immunotherapy that re-educates the immune system has shown promising results in two early-stage clinical trials.

Difference in immune molecule may explain gender divide in MS

21st March 2018

A new study identifies some key differences between the immune system of men and women, which may explain why MS affects the sexes differently.

Sun exposure can alter risk and disease course in early MS 

21st March 2018

New research shows that sun exposure over a lifetime can change the course of MS.

Sam’s Dry 2018 to raise money for MS

20th March 2018

Sam decided he was going to take on his very own Dry 2018. Why has Sam taken on this momentous challenge, well he has an equally momentous motivation.

Applications for MSIF Fellowships and Grants now open

13th March 2018

The deadline for applications for McDonald fellowships and Du Pré Grants is 30 June 2018