Smouldering MS: What is it and how to approach it

The fourth triMSx educational meeting, held Thursday 8 September 2022

This webinar discussed Smouldering MS and featured the latest data, debates and clinical insights. The agenda explored the following topics: 

  • What is smouldering MS?
  • Effects of current and future DMTs
  • Detection and diagnosis
  • Implications for therapy decisions
  • Ageing and smouldering MS
  • Holistic management

The programme included short talks from experts around the globe followed by Q&A sessions and a panel discussion.

triMS.online would like to acknowledge Merck Healthcare KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany and Sanofi for providing independent medical education grants for this triMSx event.

About this event

triMSx events are free educational initiatives linked to the triMS.online conferences. Led by the triMS.online Scientific Steering Committee, these events are webcasts of short presentations highlighting the latest research and clinical insights on a chosen topic.

free-registration

Scientific programme (BST)

19:00

Welcome and introduction

Prof. Gavin Giovannoni, UK

19:05

What is smouldering MS?

Prof. Laura Airas, Finland

19:15

Effects of current and future DMTs on smouldering MS

Prof. Gavin Giovannoni, UK

19:25

Q&A

19:35

Detection and diagnosis of smouldering MS and implications for therapy decisions

Dr. Martina Absinta, Italy

19:45

Ageing and smouldering MS

Dr. Antonio Scalfari, UK

19:55

Q&A

20:05

Holistic management of MS and the importance of a brain-healthy lifestyle

Ruth Stross, UK

20:15

Expert panel discussion and Q&A

All

20:30

Meeting close

Prof. Gavin Giovannoni, UK