Wednesday, July 2, 2008

Largest International MS Treatment and Research Conference Set for 2008

I received this e-mail and thought I'd pass it along in case you want to go to the World Congress on Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis in Montreal Sept 17-20:

Contact: Arney Rosenblat 212 476-0436/


Media Opportunity: Largest International Conference on Multiple Sclerosis Research and Treatment in 2008 to be held in Montreal, Canada, September 17-20

Join over 3,500 clinicians, clinical researchers and basic scientists from around to world for a first-hand look at the latest breakthroughs and trends in treating and understanding multiple sclerosis. There will be 38 platform and 900 poster presentations covering some of the hottest topics in the field, plus 10 teaching courses.

Just a Few of the Program Highlights:
- Predicting Outcomes in MS
- Cognitive Dysfunction and Rehabilitation
- Emerging Therapies
- Brain Plasticity and Repair
- Neurodegeneration and Inflamation, which Comes First?

Some Hot Topics of Special Note:
- Genomics in Understanding MS
- Pediatric MS
- Novel Cytokine and Chemokine Players
- Bone Marrow Transplantation, the Pros and Cons
- Cost and Availability of MS Treatments

To register for or find more information on the World Congress on Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis visit Updates and abstracts for the Congress will be posted later this summer.

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