Treating Multiple Sclerosis with a Breakthrough Drug

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Critical Conversation

Please join us for a conversation with Dennis Bourdette, MD, FANA, FAAN and Laura Wieden as they discuss the development of a breakthrough drug for multiple sclerosis.

09 Sep

This conversation was livestreamed on September 9.

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For years, OHSU has been on the front lines in attacking MS. Now, thanks to innovative “high-risk” research funded by philanthropy, a breakthrough drug that could stimulate critical myelin repair will start clinical trials within a year, raising expectations of MS patients worldwide. Hear the powerful story of the doctor who wouldn’t give up, and a grateful patient who has new hope thanks to research her family has generously supported.

Presenters:

Laura Wieden, OHSU Patient and Philanthropist

Dennis Bourdette, MD, FANA, FAAN, Professor Emeritus of Neurology, OHSU School of Medicine