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Stanford Mulitple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology Program News and Events


Walk MS 2014

Stanford Hospital & Clinics is a proud sponsor of Walk MS: Silicon Valley 2015. Walk MS is a powerful way to join the movement. The event is Saturday, April 25th, at Vasona County Park at 8:00am. To join the Stanford Health Care team, or to donate: Stanford MS Center.


(Photo Jacqueline Ramseyer/Bay Area News Group/Jan. 13, 2014) Willow Glen High School's girls basketball teams, varsity is seen here, are hosting a game/fundraiser on Jan. 28 to help raise money for Multiple Sclerosis research. Their coach, Amy Gannon, second row, third from left, was diagnosed with MS this past summer. Girls Basketball Co-Coach Diana Schnabel, second row, fourth from left, played basketball under Gannon when she attended WG High.

Willow Glen: Girls high school basketball program takes a shot at raising $1k for MS Research

The Willow Glen High School girls basketball program will be hosting a benefit game for Multiple Sclerosis research and awareness and aiming to raise $1,000.

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The Stanford University MS Center has been selected by the Accelerated Cure Project as one of eight leading national MS Centers to participate in the ACP open access Clinical Research Network.

Lawrence Steinman Immunology: A tolerant approach
Despite a long record of failure, a few immunologists continue to pursue precisely targed therapies for autoimmune disease.
May Han Found: Potential new way to predict some multiple-sclerosis patientsí disease course, drug response
Stanford neurologist May Han, MD, who specializes in MS, encounters questions like these from her patients on a daily basis. MS is an autoimmune disease of the brain and spinal cord that causes paralysis, blindness and other disabling symptoms. Over a million people, most of them young adults in the prime of life, suffer from MS worldwide.
Certificate NMSS Approves Stanford MS Center as Center for Comprehensive Care
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society approved the Stanford MS Center as an NMSS Partner in Care and as a Center for Comprehensive Care, making it only the 2nd Center for Comprehensive Care in Northern California.
Consortium Certificate Stanford MS Center certified by the Consortium of MS Centers
The Stanford Multiple Sclerosis Center was awarded ongoing certification for 2015 as a member Center in good standing with the highly esteemed Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers. Stanford's active membership in the CMSC enables Stanford to continue in its role of national leadership in medical and nursing care in the field of MS.

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