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Why is MND EnCouRage UK 2024 relevant to you?

  • Do you want to hear about the latest MND research?
  • Do you want to find out more about the 'ins and outs' of clinical trials?
  • Do you want to take part in discussions about research topics that are relevant to you?

On Wednesday 10 July 2024 you are invited to join us at MND EnCouRage UK, a prestigious event aimed at bringing you the latest research news and updates and the opportunity to talk to MND researchers.

What can you expect?*

  • News about research that is taking place now, presented in non-scientific terms, bringing you up-to-date with what's happening in the research community.
  • A round-table discussion to help you understand the good and the bad of clinical trials.
  • Talks from leading MND researchers and scientists on topics of relevance to the MND community.
  • Opportunities to connect with researchers and build on-going relationships.
  • Complimentary accommodation at the Staverton Park Hotel and Golf Club on 9 and 10 July (if required).
  • Three-course dinner on the evening of the 10 July.

*subject to change


'It's been amazingly positive, really engaging and the range of what has been demonstrated today is quite reassuring to someone with MND. It's exceeded my expectations and is really, really worthwhile.' Person with MND, EnCouRage 2023

What do you need to do now?

Registration is now OPEN and is free

PLEASE NOTE: Spaces are limited and you will only be registering your interest in attending in the first instance. If we have more people registering interest than we have spaces, all names will be entered into a ballot which will be drawn after registration closes on the 31 May. You will be informed if you have been successful or not by the 4 June. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Registration is via Events Air. Please click on the box below to begin. 

Help with registering:

  • Choose the 'Create a new user account' tab
  • Choose your group type - one person only (if you are attending on your own) or person living with MND and guest/carer (if you are attending with a guest)
  • If you are registering yourself and a guest, please choose '2' from the group members drop down box and fill in your name and your guest's name (this will ensure your registrations are linked)
  • On the next page choose if you are a person living with MND or a carer/person affected by MND
  • Fill in your details. All correspondence will be sent here
  • Continue to fill in your preferences and choices
  • On the summary page you will see that your registration is complete. If you chose the option to register yourself and a guest, you can now fill in the details of your guest by clicking the 'Register' box next to their name

Register here

Registration closes: 31 May 2024

If you have any questions, please contact us at [email protected].

'The fact that patients are involved is a really stand-out point.' Person with MND, EnCouRage 2023

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