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24th International Symposium on ALS/MND, Milan: Session 2B – Autonomy and Quality of Life


It’s just over a week since the 24th International Symposium ended. As a medical student attending my first international research conference, it was inspiring to experience the progressive and collaborative efforts of ALS/MND researchers and health care professionals coming together in Milan from all over the world. I decided to report on session 2B –…… Continue reading 24th International Symposium on ALS/MND, Milan: Session 2B – Autonomy and Quality of Life

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Preparing to report on the International Symposium, Milan


My name’s Laurence Nee. I’m a medical student in Liverpool, UK and I’m going to Milan for the 24th International Symposium in about 10 days time. I’ll be presenting a poster on the Friday evening that summarises a systematic review looking at psychosocial factors that influence quality of life in ALS/MND. I conducted this research under the supervision of Professor Carolyn Young of the Walton Centre, Liverpool. I’m also going…… Continue reading Preparing to report on the International Symposium, Milan