Merlin MS Centre Cornwall
Month Flat

Sat. 29 Sep, 2018

MS Information Day

All day

This is a chance to hear from some of the leading voices on research and treatment in MS.

Gavin Giavannoni - among the leading neurologists internationally involved in research and treatment of MS.

Karl Schmierer from Queen Marys college University of London - working for a better understanding of the progression of MS and treatments to counter it

Rachel Farrell from University College London - working on neuro -rehabilitation and targeting appropriate treatments to individuals

George Pepper from ShiftMS - the organisation he set up after his own diagnosis of MS at the age of 22 to support young people affected by the condition

Djeorge Gverik from the MS Tissue Bank

and from the local area:-

Agne Straukiene - consultant neurologist from Torbay Hospital specialising in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with MS

Jenny Pye - MS nurse from Torbay Hospital

Sally Crozier - MS Advocacy adviser from Citizens Advice who specialises in the support of people affected by MS as they access benefits and services

Colin Bannon - retired GP with MS who has a particular interest in diet and MS and who himself follows the OMS diet

Exact timings for the day are still being worked on, but bookings are being taken already and we do urge possible attendees to book as soon as possible in order to secure a place. We are asking for a contribution of £10 per person which will cover attendance and all refreshments, and the person taking bookings is:-

Mr. Chris Buckingham, 22, St Marys Court,Newton Abbot, TQ12 1FB

tel. 01626 332268;

email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Kind regards

Kate Mitchell; 01626 864855/07789 526203; email:- This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Sun. 30 Sep, 2018


Sun. 30 Sep, 2018 11:30 am - Thu. 4 Oct, 2018 2:00 pm

GIB OR BUST Poster Merlin MS Centre

Opening Hours

Monday 9am - 6pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 5pm
Friday 9am - 5pm

* Closed Bank Holidays


Our Mission is to create, develop and sustain a centre of excellence for the delivery of treatment, support and fellowship to those living with MS their families and their carers.