The Motivator: Winter/Spring 2017

Cover Story

Disease Effects and Needs of Minority Populations with MS

By Susan Wells Courtney
New findings on diagnosis, symptoms, disease course, treatment response, and access to care are among the many issues presented in this article.


Up Front

By Gina Ross Murdoch
New Board members, successful fundraisers, and exciting initiatives are featured.

Ask the Doctor

By Jack Burks, MD
MSAA’s chief medical consultant answers questions sent in by readers.

Research News

By Susan Wells Courtney
The approval of Ocrevus™ (ocrelizumab) is announced.

Program Notes

By Peter Damiri
MSAA’s MRI Access Fund is now in full swing.

Thoughts about Giving

By Angel Serrano, CFRE
Swim for MS and other fundraising events are highlighted.

Stories to Inspire

By Lisa Norman
Lisa tells about her recovery from depression and newfound happiness.

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