IJMSC: Outdoor Adventure Programs for Persons with Multiple Sclerosis: A Review and Agenda for Future Research

Release Date: August 1, 2021 Valid for Credit Through: August 1, 2022 Outdoor Adventure Programs for Persons with Multiple Sclerosis: A Review and Agenda for Future Research Tracy E. Herring, PhD; Lindsey M. Knowles, PhD; Kevin N. Alschuler, PhD Target Audience: The target audience for this activity is physicians, physician assistants, nursing professionals, rehabilitation professionals, …

Clinical Consultations™: SARS-CoV-2 Vaccination in Patients with MS – What Clinicians Need to Know Now

Release Date: June 29, 2021 Expiration Date: June 29, 2022 Activity Overview This Clinical Consultations™ is a video-based program in which two experts discuss the management of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) and SARS-CoV-2 vaccinations. In this activity, the faculty focus on the effects of disease modifying therapies (DMTs) on vaccine practices, specifically the mRNA …

ECHO MS

Description ECHO MS implements the evidence-based hub and spoke ECHO model™ to create a dynamic learning community between MS expert hub teams and community based MS healthcare providers. The National MS Society operates three hub teams in three time zones: Eastern, Central and Pacific.  The hub teams facilitate 12 interactive video conference sessions over a …

IJMSC: Trekking Poles to Aid Multiple Sclerosis Walking Impairment: An Exploratory Comparison of the Effects of Assistive Devices on Psychosocial Impact and Walking

Release Date: June1, 2021 Valid for Credit Through: June 1, 2022 Trekking Poles to Aid Multiple Sclerosis Walking Impairment: An Exploratory Comparison of the Effects of Assistive Devices on Psychosocial Impact and Walking Evan T. Cohen, PhD; Sara Huser, DO; Kathleen Barone, BSN; Donald A. Barone, DO Target Audience: The target audience for this activity …

IJMSC: Variables Associated with Self-reported Language Impairment in Multiple Sclerosis: A Regression Analysis

Release Date: April1, 2021 Valid for Credit Through: April 1, 2022 Variables Associated with Self-reported Language Impairment in Multiple Sclerosis: A Regression Analysis Sarah El-Wahsh, BAppSc (Sp Path) (Hons 1); Rob Heard, PhD; Hans Bogaardt, PhD; Fiona Kumfor, PhD; Kirrie J. Ballard, PhD Target Audience: The target audience for this activity is physicians, physician assistants, …

Therapeutic Advances in the Management of Relapsing Forms of Multiple Sclerosis

Release Date: 3/12/2021 Expiration Date: 3/11/2022 Provider Statement This continuing education activity is provided by   Support Statement This activity is supported by an educational grant from Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation. Target Audience The intended audience for this activity is neurologists, neurology nursing professionals, pharmacists, physician assistants, and other health care professionals involved in the management …

AIMS Peer-to-Peer Podcasts

New Podcasts Available for Clinicians to Earn CE Credit! Earn up to 0.75 CE Credits Sit back and listen to three exciting and insightful podcasts from top MS experts. Featuring discussions on the clinical course of MS (Drs. Fred Lublin and Robert Shin), MS assessment (Drs. Patricia Coyle and Robert Shin), and shared decision-making strategies …

Immune Dysfunction in Multiple Sclerosis: Modern Considerations in Treatment and Management

Released: January 11, 2021 Expires: January 11, 2022 Program Description This activity provides an overview of the role of the innate and adaptive immune systems in the development and progression of multiple sclerosis (MS), while exploring the therapeutic implications of immune dysfunction. MS immunotherapies are reviewed, with a focus on their mechanisms of action and …

Initiating or Switching Therapy in Multiple Sclerosis: New Evidence and Expert Insights

*US and Canadian HCPs* Release Date: November 30, 2020 Expiration Date: November 30, 2021 Intended Audience: Physicians and their teams providing care for patients with MS (PAs, NPs, nurses, pharmacists) Accompanying this activity are resources to provide evidence-based guidance on necessary laboratory evaluations needed before initiating or switching DMTs, as well as a guide for …

IJMSC: Identifying Barriers to and Facilitators of Health Service Access Encountered by Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis

Release Date: February 1, 2021 Valid for Credit Through: February 1, 2022 Identifying Barriers to and Facilitators of Health Service Access Encountered by Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis Chantel D. Mayo, MSc*; Negar Farzam-kia, BSc*; Setareh Ghahari, PhD, OT Reg (Ont) Target Audience: The target audience for this activity is physicians, physician assistants, nursing professionals, mental …