Comprehensive Care in MS and Symptom Management

Friday, June 3, 2016: 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
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2:00 PM
The Profile of a Contemporary Cohort of Participants with Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis in the Narcoms Registry
Amber Salter, PhD, Washington University in St. Louis; Nina Thomas, MPH, Genentech, Inc; Gary Cutter, PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham; Ruth Ann Marrie, MD, PhD, University of Manitoba; Tuula Tyry, PhD, Dignity Health, St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center; Ashley Porter, PhD, Articulate Science

2:15 PM
Anterior Visual Pathway Measures Are Strongly Associated with Cognitive Function in Multiple Sclerosis
James V Nguyen, BS, Johns Hopkins University; Laura J Balcer, MD, MSCE, New York University Langone Medical Center; Elliot M Frohman, MD, PhD, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center; Alissa M Rothman, BS, Johns Hopkins University; Peter A Calabresi, MD, Johns Hopkins University; Shiv Saidha, MBBCh, Johns Hopkins University

2:30 PM
Functional Home Evaluation: Missing Pieces in Treatment and Transition Process
Bonnie Schaude, M.A. CCC/SLP, Shepherd Center; Julia P Huerbin, OTR/L, MSCS, Shepherd Center

2:45 PM
The Interactive, Fatigue Self-Management Resource: The Road from Development to Testing to Hope for a Potential New Fatigue Management Tool
Karen VL Turpin, PhD Candidate, MSc, BScN, University of Alberta; Nadine Akbar, PhD, Kessler Foundation; Julie Petrin, PhD Student, Queen's University; Penelope Smyth, MD, FRCPC, University of Alberta; Marcia Finlayson, PhD, OT Reg (Ont), OTR, Queen's University; Karen VL Turpin, PhD Candidate, MSc, BScN, University of Alberta

3:00 PM
Multiple Sclerosis at Home Access (MAHA): Care into Communitiy

3:15 PM
Optimizing Multiple Sclerosis Health Care: Health Care Priorities of Americans with Multiple Sclerosis
Malachy Bishop, Ph.D, University of Kentucky; Phillip D Rumrill, Ph.D, Kent State University; Chung-yi Chiu, PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Bradley McDaniels, MRC, University of Kentucky; Byung-Jin Kim, MS, University of Kentucky

3:30 PM
A Short Film Highlighting MS in Hispanic Lives: Fostering Cultural Sensitivity
Ozioma Obiwuru, MS, University of Southern California; Melanie D'Andrea, MFA, University of Southern California; Lihua Liu, PhD, University of Southern California; Sarah Joseph, MS, University of Southern California; Ana Palomeque, BS, University of Southern California; Leslie Tarlow, NP, MSN, University of Southern California; Bryce Morgan, BA, University of Southern California; Lilyana Amezcua, MD, MS, University of Southern California

3:45 PM
Prevalence of Dysphagia in Multiple Sclerosis and Correlation with Disability
Rola Mahmoud, MD, Baylor College of Medicine; George J Hutton, MD, Baylor College of Medicine; Kenneth W Altman, MD PhD, Baylor College of Medicine; Felicia Carter, MA, CCC-SLP, Baylor College of Medicine; S.Richard Dunham, MD, Baylor College of Medicine

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