magneTic brAin stimUlation foR people with mUltiple Sclerosis (TAURUS trial)

This participant-based study is now recruiting!

We need your help to test the safety of MagneTic brAin stimUlation foR people with mUltiple Sclerosis. A painless and non invasive therapy that may improve nerve cell activity and promote myelin repair.

You may be eligible for the TAURUS trial if you:

  • Have been diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Are aged 18-65 (inclusive)
  • Can walk unaided or with a walking stick/s
  • Can attend daily appointments (Mon-Fri) ~15 minutes each over 4 weeks
  • Can complete 2x MRI and 3x clinical assessments (~30 to 60 minutes each)
  • Do not have a history of seizures or serious brain injury & willing to complete a full medical and physical examination
  • Have not had magnetic brain stimulation before

There is free on-site parking, all procedures are free of charge and participants will receive a $100 gift voucher

This is a participant based study, please read the participant information sheet here (link).

For more information, please call:
Katie De La Rue,
Clinical Research Coordinator
(03) 6226 4838

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Team Leaders

Team Members

  • Prof Bruce Taylor
  • Dr Kaylene Young
  • Dr Mark Hinder
  • A/Prof Jennifer Rodger
  • Prof Michael Barnett
  • Dr Carlie Cullen
  • Mr Amin Zarghami
  • Dr Vincent Ezegbe
  • Ms Tram Nguyen
  • Dr Kalina Makowiecki
  • Ms Kate Probert
  • Ms Angela McKecknie
  • Ms Natasha Stevens
  • Ms Vivienne Jones
  • Dr Chhavi Asthana
  • Ms Katie De La Rue