Watch the 2016 MSA Patient & Family Conference Videos

This event was recorded on October 14-15, 2016 from New Orleans, LA.

Please scroll down to see each of the 4 recorded sessions..  

The meeting was supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Lundbeck-logo

Download the 2016 MSA Patient & Family Conference Schedule

Friday October 14 Video

Friday Evening Agenda:

  • 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Patient & Caregiver Dinner Reception
    • 7:00 p.m. Dinner Keynote
      • Centers of Excellence
    • 8:00 p.m. MSA Candle Lighting Ceremony

Saturday October 15 Videos

Morning Session:

Saturday Morning agenda

  • 9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. Welcome & Opening Remarks
  • 9:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Conference Keynote
    • The Journey of MSA: A Physician/Family/Caregiver Perspective
    • Overview – MSA: Symptom Review and An Historical Context
  • 10:40 a.m. – 11:25 a.m. Beginning the MSA Journey
    • (intended for those diagnosed within 0 – 2 years)
  • 11:40 a.m. – 12:25 p.m. Living with Advanced MSA
    • (intended for those diagnosed over 2 years ago)

Saturday Morning Bonus Session:

10:40 a.m. – 11:15 p.m. About the Global MSA Registry

Afternoon Session:

Saturday Afternoon Agenda:

  • 1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Medical Panel Q & A
  • 2:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Research Updates
  • 2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Current Research & Future Directions
  • 2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Novel Compounds for Treating MSA Patients
  • 3:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Research Panel Q & A
  • 3:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Fundraising for the MSA Coalition
  • Closing Remarks

The MSA Coalition would like to recognize and thank the following Exhibitors:

  • AARP
  • Brain Support Network
  • Defeat MSA – Joseph G. Fortier Foundation
  • DuraMed, Inc. – Medical Equipment
  • Ricky Decastro
  • Guardian Angel Hospice
  • MSA NJ
  • MSA Shoe
  • Ochsner Medical Center
  • Vesiflo, Inc
  • Lundbeck