My name is Rachel Patterson, and I am the General Manager of the International Alliance of ALS/MND Associations. I’m writing this ReCCoB post to make you all aware that the deadline for abstract submissions for the Allied Professionals Forum is this Monday (15 June 2015)! About the Alliance The Alliance is a membership organisation for ALS/MND patient care, advocacy and…… Continue reading Allied Professionals Forum – abstract deadline fast approaching!
A really great and positive last 2 days of the International Alliance meeting. The Alliance has a new Chair in Jeff Deitch of USA, and a new Treasurer in Carol Birks from MND Australia. Some great presentations from all countries. I presented on the MND Association’s Charter this morning, calling on all countries to develop their own…… Continue reading International Alliance meeting 2012
Chicago bound – first leg of a long flight over and looking forward to my first visit to the windy city. Seven days of meetings start on Saturday with the International Alliance of ALS/MND Associations board meeting. Then the Alliance meeting when Australia will report on community involvement in research funding and the NDIS and…… Continue reading Chicago – International Symposium 2012
So, a busy few days ahead coming up. First the International Alliance meeting over 2 days – I have been fortunate enough to be selected to present on the MND Associations MND Charter, which we hope other countries will take up on International Global Awareness day next year. The it’s on to co-chair the Allied Professionals day…… Continue reading Chicago – International Symposium 2012