Toward Digital Self-monitoring of Multiple Sclerosis: Investigating First Experiences, Needs, and Wishes of People with MS

Target Audience:The target audience for this activity is physicians, physician assistants, nursing professionals, and other health care providers involved in the management of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS). Learning Objectives:1) Indicate potential benefits and challenges regarding the use of digital self-monitoring tools, particularly smartphone apps and activity trackers, by people with MS.2) Identify needs and […]

Advanced Perspectives in MS: A Virtual Journal Club Series for the Advanced Practice Multiple Sclerosis Clinician

Article Title Stabilization without Rituximab after Disease Activation in an Alemtuzumab-Treated Patient with Multiple Sclerosis and a Literature Overview To access the article please visit https://ijmsc.org/doi/10.7224/1537-2073.2018-030. Release Date: November 30, 2019 Valid for Credit Through: November 30, 2020 Description Due to the complex challenges presented by multiple sclerosis, the ever-changing landscape of treatment options, and the […]

How Can We Apply Guidelines in the Rapidly Changing MS Treatment Landscape?

Credit TypesAAPA: 1.00ACPE: 1.00CME: 1.00CNE: 1.00CNE – Pharmacology: 1.00Letter of Completion: 1.00 Management of multiple sclerosis (MS) occurs in a rapidly changing environment in which decisions must be made using the latest available data and insights. This webinar serves as a review and update to the CMSC Practical Guidelines for the Selection of Disease-Modifying Therapies […]

Reproductive Health Planning for Patients with Multiple Sclerosis: A Clinician’s Guide

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 7:30 pm EDT Program Chair Patricia K. Coyle, MD Professor of Neurology Director, MS Comprehensive Care Center Stony Brook Neurosciences Institute Stony Brook, NY Faculty Participants Patricia Melville, NP Nurse Practitioner Stony Brook Neurosciences Institute Stony Brook, NY Statement of Need Multiple sclerosis (MS) has a female predominance of approximately 3 […]

Disease Modifying Therapies – Beyond the Basics

Monday, December 9  4-5 pm ET Presented by:Natasha Antonovich, Pharm.D., BCPSClinical Pharmacy Specialist, Specialty Care Clinics,Orlando VA Medical Center Click Here for more information The field of providing care for MS patients is always evolving as new and exciting research sheds light on best practices for treatment modification, symptom management, rehabilitation and management of mood […]

A Practical Guide to Rehabilitation in Multiple Sclerosis: 2nd Edition

NEW! Rehabilitation is an integral part of comprehensive multiple sclerosis (MS) care. This highly interactive ePrimer is designed to equip the multidisciplinary rehab team with practical, evidence-based information they can use to optimize the benefits derived from rehab services for their patients with MS. The content is augmented with faculty commentary to listen to, patient […]

IJMSC: Experience of Identity Change in People Who Reported a Diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis: A Qualitative Inquiry

Target Audience The target audience for this activity is physicians, physician assistants, nursing professionals, and other healthcare providers involved in the management of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS). Learning Objectives 1) Describe the process of identity change following a diagnosis of MS. 2) Identify factors that may help a person with MS cope with identity […]

IJMSC: Perspectives About Time Frames in Stem Cell Research for Multiple Sclerosis: “Time Is Brain”

Target Audience The target audience for this activity is physicians, physician assistants, nursing professionals, and other health-care providers involved in the management of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS). Learning Objectives 1) Demonstrate knowledge of MS patient and clinician perspectives about the time frames associated with stem cell research and development. 2) Integrate evidence-informed clinical communication […]

Management of Non-Active Progressive MS: Current and Future Perspectives

This CE activity is jointly provided by The Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (CMSC) and Catamount Medical Education. Credit Available Physicians — maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ Nurses — 1.5 contact hours (.5 in the area of pharmacology) All other health care professionals completing this course will be issued a statement of […]

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

Provided by the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (CMSC) and Catamount Medical Education. This activity is supported by independent education grants from Biogen, EMD Serono, Genzyme, and Novartis. Credit Available Physicians — maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ Nurses — 1.0 contact hours (includes 1.0 pharmacology contact hours) All other health care professionals […]