Clinical Neuroscience

[Report from the World Congress of the International Federation of Multiple Sclerosis Societies in Budapest]

KOMOLY Sámuel

NOVEMBER 20, 1994

Clinical Neuroscience - 1994;47(11-12)

[The International Federation of Multiple Sclerosis Societies, at the invitation of the Hungarian MS Society, held its 27th Annual Congress in Budapest from 15-22 September 1994, with 340 participants from 34 countries. The congress was attended by patients, volunteers and doctors (including many world-renowned experts on the disease) who discussed current problems in MS and the work of the World Federation. The venue provided a good opportunity for neighbouring countries where the MS self-help movement is still in its infancy to learn how to set up and run a non-profit patient support association. The two-day training course on this topic was attended by 41 invited representatives from 13 countries.]

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