More MS news articles for January 2001

Live Educational Internet Broadcast Encompasses Gender Issues and Current Treatments for MS patients

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The Multiple Sclerosis Foundation (MSF) continues its live, interactive audio/visual Internet broadcast on Wednesday, January 17, 2001, at 10:00 a.m., Eastern Time. "Gender Issues and Current Approaches In The Treatment of MS," will be the topic of discussion by Dr. Lynn T. Simon, Neurologist.

Dr. Simon, a graduate of the University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky, is a member of the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers, the American Academy of Neurology, and the Commonwealth Neurological Society. Her research studies as the principal investigator include the "Impact of Immunomodulating Therapy on Women with Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis."

This program can either be accessed through the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation's Web site at: and scroll down to the event or at Free real audio can be downloaded before the live program.  Questions for Dr. Simon, which will be answered during the second part of the Internet program, can either be e-mailed prior to the broadcast or during the program at:

This event will also be archived on the MSF Web site on January 18. For those who do not have Internet access, the MSF Lending Library, (800) 441-7055, will have audiocassette tapes of the program. This program has been made possible by an unrestricted grant from TevaMarion Partners.

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