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Reports from Sydney 2011

The Abstract book from the 22nd International Symposium on ALS/MND held in Sydney, Australia from 30 November - 2nd December 2011.

The final programme, reports, press releases and abstracts from the 22nd International Symposium on ALS/MND, held in Sydney, Australia are available to view and download.

"I’m looking forward to the usual brilliant organisation, great atmosphere and engaging presentations from the world’s leading MND researchers."

- Dr Chris Gibbons, Delegate and ReCCoB Blogger

Final Programme and Abstracts

Press releases

Researchers and clinicians gather at world’s largest MND conference

Ralph Warren, President of MND Australia and Glen Doyle on behalf of the Gadigal tribe welcomed delegates to the 22nd International Symposium on ALS/MND in Sydney, Australia, organised by the Motor Neurone Disease (MND) Association.

Headlines from day two of International Symposium

A key speaker at the neuroimaging session was Dr Martin Turner from Oxford University and the Association’s Oxford MND Care Centre. Three years into his groundbreaking research study to identify a new MND ‘biomarker’ he is, arguably, the man to talk about neuroimaging and MND.

Headlines from final day of International Symposiumsymposium3 207x130

The 22nd International Symposium on ALS/MND has drawn to a close with delegates eager to build on the knowledge shared and to develop the international community’s research and care capability.

The final day of the world’s largest conference dedicated to MND focused on two areas essential to the vision of a world free of MND: clinical trials and disease models.


*Image kindly provided by Dr Martin Turner, University of Oxford

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