Event Date 7 Dec 2017 (12:00 am - 12:00 am)
Location Westin Boston Waterfront

The International Alliance of ALS/MND Associations will host a one-day Allied Professionals Forum at the Westin Boston Waterfront, Bostin, USA on 7 December 2017. This seminar, specifically for allied health and social care professionals, is held between the International Alliance Meeting (5-6 December) and the International Symposium on ALS/MND (8-10 December). The Allied Professionals Forum is an opportunity for health professionals to share their experiences, knowledge and strategies of caring for people with ALS/MND with their international peers. This program promotes the exchange of information on good practice, practice updates and emerging issues.

KEY THEMES 2017

  • Managing Cognitive Change
  • Assistive Technology
  • Promoting a Palliative Approach
  • Models of Care
  • Developing Resources for Families/Carers
  • Therapeutic Interventions

The Call for Abstracts opened 1 April 2017. The deadline to receive abstracts will be 5 May 2017. More info available here.


International Alliance Meeting/International Symposium on MND/ALS

Both meetings will be held at the Westin Boston Waterfront. The 25th International Alliance Meeting will take place on 5-6 December 2017 and the 28th International Symposium on ALS/MND International Symposium on ALS/MND on 8-10 December 2017.

Event Date 7 Dec 2017 (12:00 am - 12:00 am)
Location Westin Boston Waterfront