International Organization of MS Nurses
Written by Administrator2
- OUR DEEPEST SYMPATHY TO THE FAMILY OF LOUISE KURCZYCKI
Our nursing colleague and beautiful person Louise Kurczycki passed away suddenly in Melbourne, Australia. Louise was a nursing leader, friend, and admired member of her family and community. Her loss leaves us with a huge hole in MS nursing both for us and her patients and families. IOMSN sends its deepest condolences.
- UPCOMING EVENTS - 2014
◦16th MS NURSE INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP (Boston, MA)
◦ MS TRUST ANNUAL CONFERENCE (Kenilworth, UK)
- MS COALITION: The Use of Disease-Modifying Therapies in MS
The member organizations of the Multiple Sclerosis Coalition have collaborated to summarize the current evidence about disease modification in multiple sclerosis (MS) and to provide support for broad access to U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved MS disease-modifying therapies for people.
- Attention: MS Nurses in San Antonio, Houston & Dallas/Fort Worth
We need your help to recruit 180 men and women to participate in an NIH-funded study to test a new computer-assisted cognitive rehabilitation intervention designed to improve memory, attention, and problem-solving skills for persons with MS.
- Counseling Points: WINTER 2014 Volume 9, Number 4
Addressing the New Adherence Challenges in MS Therapy
- MOVING FORWARD:
Adherence to Therapy & the Role of Nursing in MS
- WEBINAR: Caring for the Patient with MS
Please join us on Monday - September 22, 2014 at 8PM ET for another webinar on Caring for the Patient with MS. The discussion will focus on Symptomatic Management of MS: Visible Symptoms and will be presented by :
Marie Namey, RN, MSN, MSCN
Advanced Practice Nurse
Mellen Center for MS Treatment & Research
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
This event is awarded 1.0 CEU.
- iPointofCare: Managing Patients with MS
This is an innovative evidence-based, clinical resource for MS specialists, providing answers to clinical questions at or near the "point-of-care" - where and when clinicians need it: in the office, in the exam room, on computers, tablets or smart phones. All material is peer-reviewed and faculty-approved.
Release Date: January 25, 2013
Valid Through: January 30, 2015