MSAA Achievements

MSAA Wins APEX 2016 Awards for Publication Excellence

June 21, 2016

MSAA has been awarded the APEX 2016 Grand Award in the category of Writing for the cover story, “Cognitive Issues with Multiple Sclerosis: Research, Strategies, and Support,” featured in the Winter/Spring 2015 issue of our national magazine, The Motivator. The Grand Award is the highest recognition from APEX. With more than 1,600 entries from around […]

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MS Conversations Recognized as Top MS Blog of 2016 by Healthline.com

June 6, 2016

MSAA’s MS Conversations blog is honored to be named one of 2016’s best multiple sclerosis blogs by Healthline.com. Healthline recently chose 23 blogs that actively work to educate, inspire, and empower readers with frequent updates and high-quality information. MS Conversations was lauded by Healthline for its engaging collection of personal accounts, with guest bloggers sharing […]

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The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America to Ring the Nasdaq Opening Bell

March 10, 2016

The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA) is honored to ring the Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell on Friday, March 11, 2016 at Nasdaq MarketSite in recognition of Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month. MSAA President & CEO Gina Ross Murdoch will ring the bell to open the market accompanied by members of the MS community.

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The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America Launches Redesigned Website

February 25, 2016

The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA) is pleased to announce the launch of the newly redesigned version of its website, mymsaa.org. The new www.mymsaa.org offers essential information and resources for the multiple sclerosis (MS) community in an easy-to-navigate, responsive-design format that is compatible with today’s browsers and mobile devices.

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My MS Manager™ Named One of the Best MS Mobile Apps of 2015 by Healthline

August 27, 2015

MSAA’s free mobile phone app, My MS Manager™ has been recognized as one of the top multiple sclerosis iPhone and Android apps of 2015 by Healthline.com. Healthline’s editors selected this year’s winners based on quality, usability, and contribution to the MS community.

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MSAA Wins 2015 Digital Health Award

August 14, 2015

MSAA’s My Health Insurance Guide was selected as a Merit Award winner in the 17th annual Digital Health Awards. This program honors the world’s best digital health resources.

My Health Insurance Guide is a dedicated section of MSAA’s website that provides comprehensive information on today’s health insurance topics specifically for the multiple sclerosis community.

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MS Conversations Blog Named Top MS Blog of 2015 by Healthline.com

May 4, 2015

MSAA is pleased to announce that our MS Conversations blog has been named one of the best multiple sclerosis blogs in 2015 by Healthline.com. Healthline recently chose 25 blogs that offer not only resources and information, but also inspiration for the MS community.

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MSAA Wins 2015 Bronze Telly Award for Affordable Care Act Video

February 27, 2015

MSAA is proud to announce that its latest video, “What You Need To Know About The Affordable Care Act” was selected as a winner in the 36th Annual Telly Awards in the category of Health and Fitness! Winners of the Telly Awards represent the best work of the most respected advertising agencies, production companies, television stations, cable operators, and corporate video departments in the world.

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Swim for MS – Why I Swim Videos Selected as a Winner in the 35th Annual Telly Awards

June 24, 2014

MSAA is proud to announce its Swim for MS – Why I Swim videos won a Silver Telly Award in the category of Online Campaign/Not-for-Profit. The 35th Annual Telly Awards received nearly 12,000 entries from all 50 states and numerous countries.

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Healthline Names My MS Manager One of the Best Multiple Sclerosis Mobile Apps for Second Year

June 24, 2014

My MS Manager™ – MSAA’s free mobile phone app has been recognized by Healthline.com as one of the best multiple sclerosis smartphone apps for the second consecutive year. Healthline’s selection of the best MS apps represents iPhone and Android apps that are useful in making life with MS more manageable and were based on factors including affordability, user rating and functionality.

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MSAA Honored by TV Access for Swim for MS PSA Campaign

June 4, 2014

The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA) received a 2013 Top 5 Award from TV Access for the Swim for MS TV Public Service Announcement (PSA). This award honors the exceptional TV PSA Campaigns that rated in the top 5% of all PSAs in 2013 as reported by Nielsen Media Research.

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MSAA Wins Award in 2013 National Health Information Awards Program

November 27, 2013

MSAA’s booklet, How to S.E.A.R.C.H.™ for the Right Therapy for You!, was selected as a Silver Award winner in the 20th annual National Health Information Awards. This program recognizes the nation’s best consumer health information programs and materials.

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MSAA’s Networking Program Featured as a Top MS Support Group by Healthline.com

November 1, 2013

MSAA is honored to have its Networking Program named as one of the top MS Support Groups by Healthline.com. The article by Healthline featured nine multiple sclerosis (MS) support groups to encourage patients to seek needed answers and resources.

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MSAA Debuts New Mobile Website

October 28, 2013

On October 30, 2013, the Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA) debuts a new mobile website (accessed at mymsaa.org via a mobile device) to meet the growing needs of individuals with multiple sclerosis (MS) and their care partners. The mobile website allows users to have on-the-go access to many of the resources currently available on MSAA’s desktop website. The mobile website is another example of how MSAA continues to develop initiatives to improve lives today for the entire MS community.

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The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America Launches New Website Features

August 27, 2013

The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA) is pleased to announce new website additions including an MS Relapse Resource Center and chat feature to its award-winning website, mymsaa.org. As a leading resource for the entire multiple sclerosis (MS) community, MSAA developed these additions to provide easier access to vital information and assistance to individuals with MS, their care partners, and healthcare professionals.

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My MS Manager Named One of the Best Multiple Sclerosis Mobile Apps by Healthline

August 22, 2013

MSAA is pleased to announce that Healthline.com has named MSAA’s My MS Manager™ mobile phone app as one of the top smartphone and tablet applications for the iPhone and Android platforms. Healthline selected the best MS apps based on the potential to assist individuals and their loved ones in a number of ways.

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The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America Launches New Website

February 21, 2013

The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA) is pleased to introduce its new website, mymsaa.org.

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MSAA’s Mobile Phone App Launches in the Android Marketplace

November 15, 2012

My MS Manager™, the first-of-its-kind mobile phone application developed to help individuals better manage their MS, is now available on the Android platform. Since its launch in the Apple App Store in June of 2011, My MS Manager has been downloaded more than 9,000 times, with users entering data about their MS on various Apple mobile products.

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MSAA Receives APEX Award for Publication Excellence

August 10, 2012

MSAA is proud to announce that a 2012 APEX Award for Publication Excellence has been given to our online video webinar, "How to S.E.A.R.C.H..™ for the Right MS Therapy for You!" This is the first APEX Award MSAA has received in the category of webinars and the eighth APEX Award received overall. This year’s APEX award competition drew approximately 3,400 entries across a range of 11 categories.

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Multiple Sclerosis Association of America’s MRI Institute Marks 10 Years of Helping Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis Obtain MRIs

June 26, 2012

The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA) is proud to mark the 10-year anniversary of one of its most sought after programs – the MRI Institute. This program is designed to help people who have been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) and lack health insurance coverage, acquire an MRI scan. The Institute has been supported by the pharmaceutical companies EMD Serono, Inc. and Pfizer Inc since 2002. During that time, the Institute has helped over 7,500 individuals who have MS and could not otherwise afford an MRI to monitor their multiple sclerosis.

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