Monday 7th October, 6pm – 8pm
Southend Airport Holiday Inn
77 Eastwoodbury Crescent, Southend, SS2 6XG
Arrival with Refreshments from 5pm
Research and Clinical Trials in Multiple Sclerosis
UCL Partners (UCLP) is one of 5 accredited academic health science systems in the UK. The
UCLP-MS team are coming to Southend to present their research and trial portfolio
to clinicians, nurses and patients. Come along to learn more about the research that takes
place at UCLP for people with MS.
The purpose of this roadshow is to present current and future clinical trials and research
studies at UCLP. The participation of people with MS to clinical trials and research is vital to
promote the understanding of MS and to find new and effective treatment strategies. You can
learn more about some of the exciting research studies at UCLP, how you can get involved
and talk to UCLP researchers.
Chair – Dr Lara Sanvito. Consultant Neurologist, Southend University Hospital NHS
Professor Gavin Giovannoni, Professor of Neurology at Barts and the London School of
Medicine and Dentistry
Professor Julian Gold, honorary professor at Barts and The London School of Medicine and
Dentistry at Queen Mary; Director of the World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating
Centre and Director of the Albion Street Centre in Sydney, Australia
Dr Jeremy Chataway, Consultant Neurologist: National Hospital for Neurology and
Neurosurgery, Queen Square, University College Foundation NHS Trust, London and St
Mary’s Hospital (Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust).
Bookings: These must be made through Janet or Helen. Please call: 01702 385382 in order to
confirm your booking. Please advise if you would be bringing someone with you.