S44 - MS Risk Factors and Modifications

Event Time: Thursday April 27, 2017 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Topic(s): MS and CNS Inflammatory Disease
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Description: A group of abstracts covering a similar topic presented in an oral format. Presentations are eight minutes in length with four minutes of question and answer. Each session concludes with 25 minutes of a discussant bringing additional context to one or more of the abstracts.
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CME Credits: 2
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Abstract Presenters

Start Time Pub. Title Presenter
3:30 PM 001 The effect of hospitalization on subsequent disability in multiple sclerosis Ruth-Ann Marrie, MD
Disclosure:
Dr. Marrie has nothing to disclose.

3:42 PM 002 A survey of current dietary habits within a large population of people with multiple sclerosis Kathryn C. Fitzgerald
Disclosure:
Dr. Fitzgerald has nothing to disclose.

3:54 PM 003 Environmental risk factors associated with pediatric MS: The role of remote viral infections and vitamin D revisited. Shayandokht Taleb, MD
Disclosure:
Dr. Taleb has nothing to disclose.

4:06 PM 004 Cholecalciferol supplementation in Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis patients treated with subcutaneous interferon beta-1a: a Randomized Controlled Trial. William Camu, MD
Disclosure:
Dr. Camu has received personal compensation for activities with Actelion, Biogen-Idec, Merck Serono, Novartis and Sanofi in the form of honoraria or research grants.

4:18 PM 005 High dose cholecalciferol (vitamin D3) oil as add-on therapy in subjects with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS) receiving subcutaneous interferon 1a (scIFN?-1a) Raymond Hupperts
Disclosure:
Dr. Smolders has nothing to disclose.

4:30 PM 006 Maternal levels of Epstein-Barr virus IgG antibodies and risk of multiple sclerosis in offspring in the Finnish Maternity Cohort Kassandra Munger
Disclosure:
Dr. Munger has nothing to disclose.

4:42 PM 007 Epstein-Barr virus, Cytomegalovirus, the Hygeine Hypothesis and Multiple Sclerosis Susceptibility: A Multi-Ethnic Study Annette Langer-Gould, MD, PhD
Disclosure:
Dr. Langer-Gould has nothing to disclose.

4:54 PM 008 Familial Transverse Myelitis Associated with Mutation in VPS37A Gene Santiago Pardo
Disclosure:
Dr. Pardo has nothing to disclose.

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