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2012 Michigan Chapter Annual Meeting & Recognition Breakfast


2012 Volunteer Recognition Awards

The Chapter will recognize key volunteers, top individual fundraisers, and top fundraising teams for their outstanding contributions in 2012.  For a complete listing and individual descriptions of the awards that will be presented, please click HERE.

Speakers and Emcee Information

We are delighted to have as our keynote speaker Dr. Rob Naismith, a Neurologist and Clinical Investigator at Washington University in St. Louis.

Dr. Naismith’s research focus includes MRI as a tool for individual prognosis, response to treatment, and to differentiate how our therapies work. He received fellowship-training in multiple sclerosis through the NMSS, and is currently funded by the NIH. He has multiple publications, serves on numerous committees and advisory boards, and is active in the NMSS both locally and nationally.

Dr. Naismith’s presentation is entitled “Imaging the Optic Nerve after Optic Neuritis.” He will also share information about the focus of the MS Society’s NOW Research campaign.

For Dr. Naismith’s complete bio, please visit: http://neuro.wustl.edu/aboutus/facultybiographies/naismith/

Master of Ceremonies- Matt “Mojo” Lersch, Q106 FM, Lansing, MI began his radio career in 1997 and presently hosts the Rock ‘N’ Roll Sideshow on Q 106 Lansing’s Rock Station.  Mojo was diagnosed with MS in 2008.

Requests for special accommodations, such as items to assist with communication of information or mobility items for use within the meeting, must be received at least two weeks prior to program date.

Space is limited.  You must RSVP by Thursday, March 7, 2013


 8:30AM  Registration and Vendor Displays

 9:30AM  Breakfast

10:00AM  Annual Meeting and Awards Presentation

10:45AM  Keynote Speaker

11:30AM  Recognition of Top Fundraisers for 2012

12:30PM  Meeting Adjourns

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Time: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

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