Watch the "COVID-19 and MS Summit – Infections and Immunizations in the Era of COVID-19" broadcast today!
As the US and beyond experience another wave of COVID-19, people with chronic diseases like multiple sclerosis and their health care providers continue to struggle to navigate the latest health guidance. In an effort to educate both communities, NeurologyLive®, the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (CMSC), and Can Do MS have produced a virtual summit where experts in immunology, virology, and neurology discuss infections and MS, the persistence of the SARS-CoV-2 virus, the impact of viral variants, the current vaccine landscape, and DMT guidance in a joint forum tailored for health care providers (HCP) as well as patients and caregivers.
Below, view recordings of both the HCP- and patient/caregiver-focused webinars.
*This program was originally broadcasted on August 24, 2021.
Kathy Costello, CRNP (Moderator), Vice President, Programs, Can Do Multiple Sclerosis; Amit Bar-Or, MD, FRCP, Director, Center for Neuroinflammation and Neurotherapeutics, Chief, Multiple Sclerosis Division at Penn Medicine; and Avindra Nath, MD, Intramural Clinical Director of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, The National Institutes of Health.
Kathy Costello, CRNP (Moderator), Vice President of Programs, Can Do Multiple Sclerosis; Robert Shin, MD, professor of neurology and director, Georgetown Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology Center, Georgetown University; Nancy Sicotte, MD, Women’s Gild Distinguished Chair in Neurology Professor of Neurology and Director, Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology Program, Cedars-Sinai.