Category Archives: News & Events

14 Sep 2018

Applications now being accepted for the FCMSC Clinician-Scientist Fellowship

The Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (CMSC) Research Committee is pleased to announce a new two-year Clinician-Scientist Development Award to support a clinician Fellow’s research related to multiple sclerosis. The fellowship is supported by the Foundation of the CMSC (FCMSC) through a grant from EMD Serono, Inc. The Fellowship award will consist of $85,000 per

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22 Aug 2018

Site search has opened up for the 2019 Rehabilitation Therapy Specialty Training Program

The Foundation of the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers is proud to continue a series of specialty training opportunities for rehabilitation professionals. This call for applications seeks letters of interest from qualified CMSC Comprehensive Care Center training sites for the 2019 MS Rehabilitation Therapy Specialty Training Program. Because training sites must be vetted and approved

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12 Jul 2017

Support FCMSC every time you shop AmazonSmile!

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support FCMSC every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price

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10 May 2017

12 MS Rehabilitation Trainees Awarded Specialty Training Programs

12 MS rehabilitation trainees were awarded specialty training programs in four CMSC MS Centers in the United States and Canada.  Trainees participate in 35 hours of training covering all aspects of comprehensive care offered at these CMSC MS Centers.  We are currently collecting information regarding the trainees’ improved understanding of MS clinical practice across of

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10 May 2017

The June Halper Nurses CMSC Annual Meeting Scholarship program is announced!

The June Halper Nurses CMSC Annual Meeting Scholarship program is announced!  Scholarships will be awarded to nurses who are not yet certified in MS.  Recipients will receive assistance in preparing for and sitting for the MS Nurses Certification Examination.  Thank you to EMD Serono for establishing this important scholarship program.

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13 Sep 2014

How Temperature Affects People With Multiple Sclerosis

by Viatcheslav Wlassoff, PhD Neuroscience & Neurology 19 Comments How Temperature Affects People With Multiple Sclerosis by Viatcheslav Wlassoff, PhD | September 13, 2014 Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a neurological disorder that presents with myriad of symptoms. The disease causes physical as well as emotional changes in the patients. One peculiar symptom seen in people

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