Join other families living with Multiple System Atrophy. Learn about the disease, management and coping, as well as current research and trials. Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions of medical providers from leading health facilities who have experience working with MSA patients, and to meet others dealing with life with MSA.
Brookdale Community College – Lincroft, NJ
Saturday, March 24
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Amy Colcher, MD – Director, Movement Disorders Program, Cooper University Hospital
Dr. Colcher will address self-management, mindfulness, the importance of a team, and education in MSA care.
Lucy Norcliffe-Kaufmann, PhD – Assistant Professor in Neurology and Neuroscience at New York University School of Medicine
Dr. Norcliffe-Kaufmann will provide a report on MSA research, fresh from the 6th International MSA Congress held for the first time in the United States, in New York City March 1 – 3.
There will be additional presentations on various support services, exhibits, and other resources.
Admission is free and includes a continental breakfast and lunch.