MS Ireland is delighted to welcome people with MS, their families and carers to our 2013 National Meeting. The theme of our one day event is ‘Being Active and Interactive’. It will focus on ways people with MS can remain active and engaged online and off-line.
Highlights of the day include:
‘Putting Your Priorities First – Driving The Progressive Agenda’
A look at new and exciting research in progressive forms of MS
Professor Alan Thompson, Institute of Neurology, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London
This session will look at practical ways people with MS keep active in employment, through the internet, physical activity and through MS Ireland’s work and activities. Trevis Gleason, chef, blogger and MS advocate will facilitate this session. He is joined by Willeke Van Eeckhoutte, Anne-Marie McDaid and Mark Mitchell.
The Benefits of Being Active
A practical overview of strategies and resources to remain as active as possible. Dr Susan Coote, Lecturer, Physiotherapy Department, University of Limerick
Our AGM and a Council meeting will take place and our three national awards will be presented on the day too.
Tickets are €20 and cover refreshments and a light lunch.