Friday, 21 October 2011

New Coalition to Address the Needs of People with Multiple Sclerosis in the Workplace

LONDON--(BUSINESSWIRE)--
  • Almost half of people with multiple sclerosis leave the workplace within three years of being diagnosed1
  • Merck Serono leads the way in partnering with Microsoft, European Federation of Neurological Associations and Employers’ Forum on Disability to form the ms&work coalition
Today, business and health leaders join forces to announce the formation of the ms&work coalition, the first group of its kind to address the needs of people living with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) in the workplace across Europe. The coalition, an alliance of Merck Serono; a leading healthcare company, Microsoft Corp, Employers’ Forum on Disability (EFD) and the European Federation of Neurological Associations (EFNA) was announced at the 5th Joint Triennial Congress of ECTRIMS and ACTRIMS, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.   For more click here.