Multiple System Atrophy Awareness

Spreading awareness worldwide

Event Calendar

If you have an event that benefits an MSA supporting organization that you’d like to see included on this page please email and request that it be included here.   

Looking for a face to face support group meeting?

USA: In Person Meetings – list from MSA Coalition

USA: In Person Meetings – list from CurePSP

UK: In Person Meetings – list from MSA Trust


UK Events: See the full list of fundraising events held in support of the Multiple System Atrophy Trust



May 2014

May 15: Webinar: Ask a Speech Pathologist about Communication & Swallowing by guest presenter Laura Purcell Verdun, M. A., CCC/SLP

Thursday, May 15, 2014

For family and professional caregivers

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Webinar will be 30 minutes in length.

7:00 p.m. (Eastern)

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June 2014

Jun 8 – 12: Research Conference: 18th International Congress on Parkinson’s disease and movement disorders (Stockholm, Sweden)

Jun 9: Management of multiple system atrophy: An update

Chairs: Carlo Colosimo – Rome, Italy
Björn Holmberg – Gothenburg, Sweden

15:30 How to diagnose MSA early – Pietro Cortelli – Bologna, Italy

16:10 New developments in the genetics of MSA – Shoji Tsuji – Tokyo, Japan

16:50 Treatment of MSA: State of the art – François Tison – Pessac, France

Jun 10: Movement Disorder Society MSA Study Group Meeting

Jun 12: Development of new treatments for targeting abnormal aggregation of alpha-synuclein

Chairs: Wassilios Meissner – Bordeaux, France
Brit Mollenhauer – Kassel, Germany

15:00 Results from preclinical proof of concept studies – Patrik Brundin – Grand Rapids, MI, USA

15:40 Which biomarkers may be useful as objective outcome measures for clinical trials? – Takahiko Tokuda – Kyoto, Japan

16:20 Multiple system atrophy as a model for clinical proof of concept studies – Wassilios Meissner – Bordeaux, France

Jun 13: Fundraiser: MSA NJ Night

July 2014

Jul 4 – 14: Fundraiser: Make Your Mark: MSA Tour 2014 – Neil Versel’s Ride for MSA - Neil and his uncle Malcolm will ride 850 miles from Chicago to Washington DC – Read the Press Release

Jul 8: Fundraiser: Raise the Steaks for MSA(Columbus Ohio)

August 2014

September 2014

October 2014

Oct 3: World MSA Day (all around the world)

TBD Oct: Ten Country Challenge

Oct 17-18: 2104 Patient/Family Conference Sponsored by the MSA Coalition

Locatin: Westin Crystal City, Arlington VA (Washington DC – near Reagan National Airport)

November 2014

Nov 1-2: Research Conference: Global MSA Research Roadmap (Las Vegas, NV USA) – by invitation only

Nov 5 – 8: Research Conference: 25th International Symposium on the Autonomic Nervous System

Location: Wyndham Grand Rio Mar in Rio Grande, Puerto Rico.

December 2014


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