LiveWiseMS

The IOMSN LiveWiseMS Award recognizes the contributions of an MS nurse in sustaining health and wellness in herself, her patients and families, and her colleagues. 


The winner of this award will:



  • increase the knowledge and skills of all those affected by multiple sclerosis

  • increase adherence to, effectiveness of, and outcome of all prescribed therapies both pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic

  • increase self-efficacy, self-management, and empowerment in patients with MS

AWARD CRITERIA:

  • Nominated by peers - (total number of votes that each candidate receives)

  • IOMSN member for a minimum of 2 years

  • Participate in clinical practice; consistently demonstrates exemplary understanding and implementation of wellness activities personally and in patients


* The award will be presented at the IOMSN Dinner at the CMSC Annual Meeting.


 

CURRENT AWARDEE(S):
LiveWiseMS

MARY FILIPI, PhD, RN, FNP-C, MSCS
MS Forward
Omaha, NE
USA
2024

LiveWiseMS

RACHAEL STACOM, MSN, ANP-BC, MSCN
Independence Care System (ICS)
Brookly, NY
USA
2024

PAST AWARDEES:
MONA BOSTIK, RDN, LDN, MSCS
Food Matters 365, LLC
Greensboro, NC
USA


Mona Bostik

EILEEN A. SCHEID, RN, MSN, MSCN
(Retired)
Honeoye, NY
USA


Eileen Scheid

BONNIE BLAIN, RN, CNN(C), MSCN
Central Alberta MS Clinic
Red Deer, AB
Canada


Bonnie  Blain

LYNSEY LAKIN, FNP-C, MSN, MSCS
The Neurology Group, PC
Pomona, CA
USA


Lynsey Lakin

MEGAN WEIGEL, DNP, ARNP-C, APHN-C, MSCN
First Coast Integrative Medicine
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
USA


Megan Weigel

BEVERLY LAYTON, RN, BSN, CCRC, MSCN
MS Nurse Consultant
Birmingham, AL
USA


Bev Layton

MOIRA BAYNES, RN, BSN, MSCN
Johns Hopkins MS Center
Baltimore, MD
USA


Moira Baynes