More MS news articles for October 1999

Multiple Sclerosis Update Featuring Top Experts

NYU Medical Center

Library: MED
Description: New York University Medical Center will present a free public lecture on multiple sclerosis featuring top medical experts and patients.

Contact: Lourdes Torres at 212.263.5800

NEW YORK -- New York University Medical Center will present a public lecture on multiple sclerosis on October 17. Featured speakers are: Herman J. Weinreb, M.D., Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology and Psychiatry at NYU School of Medicine, and Robert Knobler, M.D., Professor of Neurology and Director, MS Care Center, Jefferson Medical College.

Dr. Weinreb will discuss clinical research advances and Dr. Knobler will discuss the side effects of medicines for treating multiple sclerosis.

Three people with multiple sclerosis will discuss their experiences with the latest, currently available treatments.

The lecture begins at 10 a.m. and will be held at New York University Medical Center, Farkas Auditorium, 550 First Avenue, New York City.

For reservations call: 212.439.5006 (24-hour answering service), and 212.598.2798 (daytime number).