Tuesday, 13 April 2010

National MS Society hold live web forum on CCSVI - Wednesday 14th April

A Facebook post by the MS Society announces a live web forum on CCSVI on Wednesday 14th April at 5.00 p.m..

Wednesday 14 April, 5pm UK time (12pm Eastern Time)
The American Multiple Sclerosis Society and the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) will hold a live 90-minute web forum for journalists and the general public on CCSVI (chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency) and what it could mean for people living with MS. The event, held Wednesday April 14 at 5pm UK time, will cover what is currently known about CCSVI and what work still needs to be done to determine CCSVI's relationship to MS.
The panel is made up of:
■Dr. Paolo Zamboni, Director, Vascular Diseases Center, University of Ferrara, Italy
■Dr. Robert Zivadinov, Associate Professor of Neurology at the University at Buffalo, State University of New York
■Dr. Andrew Common, Radiologist in Chief at St. Michaels Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario, CA
■Dr. Aaron Miller, Professor of Neurology and Director of the MS Center at Mount Sinai, New York, member of the AAN Board of Directors, Chief Medical Officer of the National MS Society

Questions can be submitted in advance - find out more and register online.