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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

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Introduction from Rob Goldstein at ALS TDI (Cambridge, MA, USA)


I am excited to be part of this community blog this year at the 22nd annual international ALS/MND research symposium in Sydney Australia. I landed saturday the 26th after making the 23 hour 46 minute trip from Boston, Massachusetts. This is my fourth symposium, having attended those held in Birmingham, England, Berlin, Germany and Orlando,…… Continue reading Introduction from Rob Goldstein at ALS TDI (Cambridge, MA, USA)

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Don’t forget the satellite meetings!


Hello, I’m Brian Dickie, Director of Research at the MND Association. One of my jobs is to co-ordinate the programme for the Symposium. As regular delegates to the Symposium will know, the meeting is accompanied by several satellite meetings and workshops. This year is no exception – in fact it’s the busiest one yet! In addition to the regular satellites,…… Continue reading Don’t forget the satellite meetings!