Menzies Events

04 Dec

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) northern Tasmania resource showcase

Are you living with MS, or do you know someone living with MS? Do you want to know more about MS resources in northern Tasmania?

The Menzies Institute for Medical Research is proud to host three expert speakers;

*Dr Lauren Giles: Neurologist, Launceston General Hospital

*Lisa Slade: Employment Support Consultant (occupational therapist), Multiple Sclerosis Limited

*Dr Suzi Claflin: Menzies Institute for Medical Research, University of Tasmania

Our speakers will give short presentations covering the work of the new MS clinic and neurology service at the Launceston General Hospital, programs offered by Multiple Sclerosis Limited and the MS MOOC (massive open online course), Understanding Multiple Sclerosis**, a free online course that aims to improve understanding and awareness of MS. The presentations will be followed by a Question and Answer session.

(**MS MOOC was developed in partnership with Menzies Institute for Medical Research, Multiple Sclerosis Limited, and Wicking Dementia Research and Education Centre).

Where: Annexe Theatre, University of Tasmania, Inveresk Railyards, 2 Invermay Road, Launceston,

Bookings: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/multiple-sclerosis-ms-northern-tasmania-resource-showcase-tickets-81260916589