Independent CME Dinner Symposium

Complimentary Independent CME
Dinner Symposium

Applying Individualized Therapeutic Strategies of Switching and Sequencing to Improve Outcomes for Patients With Multiple Sclerosis


January 31st, 2018
7:00pm to 9:00pm


USS Midway Museum
San Diego, California
Now Open


This interactive, CME dinner symposium held in conjunction with the Advanced Curriculum for Multiple Sclerosis 2018 will highlight individualized therapeutic strategies of switching and sequencing to improve outcomes for patients with multiple sclerosis (MS). Five expert faculty will review methods for predicating and monitoring disease therapy in the MS patient population. Recent clinical trial data, as it relates to clinical practice, will be analyzed. The faculty will utilize an interactive panel format to debate optimal strategies for selecting and switching therapies in the MS landscape. This CME program will provide clinicians with vital information for improving healthcare outcomes in patients with multiple sclerosis.



  1. Scientific Update: Methods to Predict and Monitor Disease Worsening
  2. Evidence-Based Data Review and Rationale of Sequencing, Switching, and/or Escalating MS Therapeutics
  3. MS Grand Rounds: How to Choose and Switch on an Individual Basis


Target Audience

Neurologists and other healthcare professionals who care for patients with MS.


Learning Objectives

  1. Discuss the available methods to predict and monitor disease progression in patients with multiple sclerosis
  2. Review evidence-based data for the rationale of sequencing, switching, and/or escalating MS therapeutics
  3. Understand and apply the principles of personalized medicine into treatment strategies for the lifelong management of patients with multiple sclerosis



USS Midway Museum
910 N. Harbor Drive
San Diego, California 92101


Wednesday, January 31st
7:00 – 7:30 pm Welcome Reception
7:30 – 9:00 pm Dinner & CME Symposium

Transportation from the Hilton Bayfront to the USS Midway as well as the return trip will be provided for all those attending the Advanced Curriculum for Multiple Sclerosis 2018 course. Further details available on-site at the registration desk.

For more information regarding the Advanced Curriculum for Multiple Sclerosis 2018, please visit:


Registration Fee

This CME symposium is complimentary for all participants. There is no fee associated with this event.


Accreditation Statement

 AcademicCME is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Credit Designation Statement

AcademicCME designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


CE Inquiries/Special Needs

For all CE inquiries or special needs, please contact: [email protected] or 610.687.3300.


Financial Support

This activity has been supported by an independent educational grant from Sanofi Genzyme.

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Register today for the Advanced Curriculum for Multiple Sclerosis 2018, the third annual comprehensive multiple sclerosis CME program in conjunction with the ACTRIMS Forum. This interactive course, led by Fred D. Lublin, MD, contains 18 expert faculty, and offers 15.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM over two days. Each learner will have access to an iPad throughout the duration of the course to ask questions, take notes and save slides.

For more information regarding Advanced Curriculum for Multiple Sclerosis 2018 and to register, please visit:

Please contact [email protected] or 610.687.3300 with any questions.


Fred D. Lublin, MD
Saunders Family Professor of Neurology
Director, Corinne Goldsmith Dickinson Center for MS
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, New York


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Giancarlo Comi, MD, PhD
Department of Neurology
Institute of Experimental Neurology
Vita-Salute San Raffaele University
Milan, Italy



Hans-Peter Hartung, MD, PhD
Department of Neurology and Centre of Neuropsychiatry
UKD and LVR Klinik
Heinrich-Heine University
Düsseldorf, Germany



Aaron Miller, MD
Professor of Neurology
Medical Director, Corinne Goldsmith Dickinson Center for MS
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, New York



Benjamin Segal, MD
Holtom-Garrett Family Professor of Neurology
Director, University of Michigan Multiple Sclerosis Center
Ann Arbor, Michigan