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2019 Rare Neuro-Immune Disorders Symposium

September 19 - September 21

An education and advocacy conference for families, caregivers and individuals diagnosed with Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis (ADEM), Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM), MOG Antibody-Associated Disease (MOG-Ab disease), Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder (NMOSD), Optic Neuritis (ON), and Transverse Myelitis (TM)


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Welcome to the 2019 Rare Neuro-Immune Disorders Symposium (RNDS), where we will learn about Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis (ADEM), Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM), MOG Antibody-Associated Disease (MOG-Ab disease), Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder (NMOSD), Optic Neuritis (ON), and Transverse Myelitis (TM), and receive updates on the latest clinical and research advances, and learn from each other to improve the quality of life of individuals and families affected by these rare neuro-immune disorders.The 2019 RNDS is dedicated to the exchange of information regarding diagnosis, research, and treatment strategies, and to providing an opportunity to bring together the community of individuals diagnosed with rare neuro-immune disorders, families, caregivers, and the medical professionals who have interest and are specializing in these disorders

Objectives

  1. Gather an understanding of the latest knowledge on the biology and causes of rare neuro-immune disorders (ADEM, AFM, MOG-Ab disease, NMOSD, ON, and TM) and how they relate to each other
  2. Learn about the latest medical and surgical strategies to manage the symptoms associated with these chronic disorders
  3. Gain knowledge on current and upcoming scientific research and clinical studies that will improve the quality of life of our community

Audience

This conference is open to all individuals diagnosed with ADEM, AFM, MOG-Ab disease, NMOSD, ON, and TM, their families and caregivers. Medical professionals interested in these disorders are also welcome to attend. The TMA can provide certificates for attendance for those who would like to apply for CME credits.

Connect

Attendees will have the opportunity to connect with one another, share experiences, interact with medical professionals and researchers, learn about and participate in research studies and TMA programs during the two-day educational symposium.



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Crowne Plaza, Columbus – Downtown
33 East Nationwide Boulevard
Columbus, OH, 43215

To make a reservation, please call (614) 461-2642 and mention the code “RND” or book online using the following link: Crowne Plaza – RND. Guests will need to provide a credit card to guarantee their reservation and can cancel up to 24 hours before arrival.

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Start:
September 19
End:
September 21
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Venue

Crowne Plaza, Columbus – Downtown
33 East Nationwide Boulevard
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Details

Start:
September 19
End:
September 21
Event Category:

Venue

Crowne Plaza, Columbus – Downtown
33 East Nationwide Boulevard
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
+ Google Map