2018 CMSC Annual Meeting

2018 Annual Meeting of the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers

May 30 – June 2
Music City Center
Nashville, Tennessee

The Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (CMSC) is a member-driven North American organization dedicated to improving and advancing the standards of care for those living with multiple sclerosis through educational programs, pilot research projects, and mentoring. The program of the Annual Meeting of the CMSC is the ultimate educational conference for all healthcare practitioners and researchers engaged in the field of multiple sclerosis. Please join us in Nashville on May 30 – June 2, 2018 to learn, network, renew old friendships, and meet new colleagues who work in multiple sclerosis in settings throughout North America and throughout the world. Our four-day agenda jam-packed with lectures, symposia, workshops, roundtables, and satellite programs designed to enhance professional practice and improve treatment outcomes in multiple sclerosis.

The Annual Meeting of the CMSC typically hosts over 2000 delegates and over 70 exhibitors. The educational content designed to provide the latest information on the art and science of MS care. There are over 130 educational hours to meet the needs of our multi-disciplinary learners: physicians, nursing professionals, rehabilitation specialists, mental health experts, advocates, and pharmacists. This year’s agenda features national and international experts on comprehensive care and research, basic information for novice clinicians, advanced clinical courses to enhance professional performance, and specific tracks for neurologic clinicians, nursing professionals, rehabilitation specialists, mental health experts, and patient advocates. A rich offering of unique experiences awaits you!

Please mark your calendars for May 30th – June 2nd and join your colleagues at this landmark meeting in Nashville, the music city. We look forward to another successful meeting with you!

The Annual Meeting of the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers strives to provide MS healthcare professionals with the most up-to-date information to advance both clinical practice and research. To ensure a comprehensive educational curriculum for our multidisciplinary delegates, the CMSC Annual Meeting places focus on:

  • Complementary and alternative therapies
  • Disease-modifying therapy
  • Epidemiology and genetics
  • Ethics
  • Family and caregivers
  • Neuro-Imaging
  • Internet and information services
  • Multidisciplinary care
  • Neuroimmunology and disease models
  • Neuropathology and pathogenesis
  • Neurophysiology; Neuropsychology and Neuropsychiatry
  • Non-imaging biomarkers
  • Psychosocial factors
  • Quality of life and outcomes
  • Rehabilitation
  • Relapse management
  • Self-care
  • Symptom management

Meeting Highlights

  • Research updates
  • Poster session
  • Committee meetings
  • Multi-disciplinary collaboration
  • Exhibits with the latest in products and services
  • Technological advances
  • Roundtable discussions
  • Social events
  • Research and clinical practice awards
  • Supporting emerging clinicians in MS
  • Networking opportunities