Continuing Education Information

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (CMSC) and the International Organization of Multiple Sclerosis Nurses (IOMSN). CMSC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


Nursing Credit Designation Statement:
The CMSC designates this activity for a maximum of 3.75 contact hours of continuing nursing education.

Note:
Pre-registration is required. No on-site registration. REGISTRATION IS FREE! However, you will be asked to provide credit card information in order to guarantee your spot. Credit Card will be charged a one-time $25 fee only if you do not attend and do not cancel your registration at least 96 hours or 4 days in advance.
Program Outline


MORNING SESSION WITH HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS


07:00 – 07:45  Nursing Registration and Breakfast


07:45 – 08:00  Greetings, Overview of Program Objectives & Logistics


08:00 – 08:45  The Nature of Multiple Sclerosis


08:45 – 09:45  Disease Modifying Therapies in MS: Choices & Challenges


09:45 – 10:15  Break


10:15 – 11:00  Symptomatic Care in MS


11:00 – 11:45  Psychosocial Issues and the Role of Nursing Professionals


11:45 – 12:00  Q&A / Evaluations


12:00 noon      Adjourn


AFTERNOON SESSION WITH PEOPLE LIVING WITH MS OR AFFECTED BY MS


11:00 – 12:00  Community Participants Registration


12:00 – 01:00  Complimentary Lunch


01:00 – 01:30  The Nature of Multiple Sclerosis


01:30 – 02:00  Disease Modifying Therapies in MS: Choices & Challenges


02:00 – 02:15  Break


02:15 – 02:45  Symptomatic Care in MS


02:45 – 03:15  Psychosocial Issues and How Nursing Professionals Can Help


03:15 – 03:30  Q&A / General Discussion


03:30 pm         Adjourn

Schedule and Registration
LOCATION:
Tampa Airport Marriott
Tampa International Airport
4200 George J. Bean Parkway
Tampa, FL 33607

Chairperson: Patricia Pagnotta

FOR NURSES / HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS: REGISTER HERE

FOR PEOPLE LIVING WITH MS / AFFECTED BY MS: REGISTER HERE
LOCATION:
Philadelphia Marriott West
111 Crawford Avenue
West Conshohocken, PA 19428

Chairperson: Dorothea Cassidy Pfohl

FOR NURSES / HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS: REGISTER HERE

FOR PEOPLE LIVING WITH MS / AFFECTED BY MS: REGISTER HERE
LOCATION:
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cleveland East Beachwood
3663 Park East Drive
Beachwood, Ohio 44122

Chairperson: Marie Namey

FOR NURSES / HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS: REGISTER HERE

FOR PEOPLE LIVING WITH MS / AFFECTED BY MS: REGISTER HERE
This educational series (both Healthcare Professionals & Patients Programs) is supported by grants from
This educational series (Patients Program) is supported by a grant from