2021 Webinar Series
The NZ MS Research Trust is delighted to host our annual MS Research Webinar series which is online and nationally available. We know that research makes a real difference to the outcomes for people with MS, and the Trust is committed to not only funding the research, but also updating our community on the latest developments.
Webinar Series – Number 1 – Saturday 21st August 2021 – MS and Pregnancy
Join us to learn what the research is telling us about Multiple Sclerosis, pregnancy and women’s health.
Webinar Series – Number 2 – Wednesday 22nd September 2021 (6.30-8pm) – Progression and MS
Join us to learn more about progression in MS and the advances being made in research with guest speakers:
Professor Tomas Kalincik a Professorial Fellow at the Royal Melbourne Hospital who will talk on his work into Progressive MS with MS Base.
Dr Julia Morahan, head of Research at MS Australia will provide an update from the International MS Progressive Alliance.
Webinar Series – Number 3 – October 2021 – MS Research in NZ
Stay tuned for more information
2020 Webinar Series
In 2020 the Trust trialled the MS Research Webinar Series as the pandemic made the much-anticipated MS Research Day impossible. The webinars ran to great success bringing research direct to your home.
All three recordings are now available on our website and was kindly hosted by the Liggins Institute, University of Auckland.
Webinar Series 1 – Saturday 12th September 2020 – COVID-19 and Genetic Impacts on MS
Bringing us up to speed: The latest in MS and COVID, and some exciting NZ based research into genetics and MS
Webinar Series 2 – Saturday 26th September 2020 – Advances in aHSCT
An International Perspective: voices from around the world speak about the latest advances in aHSCT treatment for MS
Webinar Series 3 – Saturday 10th October 2020 – Exploring how lifestyle modifications can improve MS outcomes
Webinar Series 3: Exploring how lifestyle modifications can improve MS outcomes
2019 MS Research Day
The New Zealand Multiple Sclerosis Research Trust was delighted to host MS Research Day 2019 in conjunction with MS Auckland. This event covered a range of stimulating topics relevant to people with MS, their families, and their support networks.