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Multiple Sclerosis Center Fundraiser

Please join us for an evening to raise awareness and support for the UCI Health Multiple Sclerosis Comprehensive Care Center. Our multiple sclerosis (MS) specialists will present their latest research, discuss innovative technological advances and the use of artificial intelligence, as well as our goal — to develop a multiple sclerosis center of excellence.

This reception and dinner event is intended to educate patients and caregivers about the latest information about our research and need for advanced technology and ancillary support to become a comprehensive MS care center.

Date: Friday, Nov. 9, 2018
Please note the new location: The Pacific Ballroom - UCI Student Center, A311 Student Center, Irvine, CA 92697
Time: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.


  • Michael Demetriou, MD, PhD
    Co-medical Director, UCI Health MS Program
    Professor of Neurology
    "Safety, Tolerability and Activity of Glucosamine in Progressive MS"

  • Ardith Courtney, DO
    Co-medical Director, UCI Health MS Program
    Associate Professor of Neurology
    "Precision Medicine"

  • Michael Sy, MD, PhD
    Assistant Professor of Neurology
    "Therapies That May Enhance Remyelination and Neuroprotection in MS"

  • Alexander Brandt, MD
    Adjunct Associate Professor of Neurology
    "Use Of Artificial Intelligence and Implementing Precision Medicine in Clinical Decision-making at UCI"

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Attendance is $100 per person, which includes the reception, presentations and dinner.

Registration has been closed.

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Contact Us

For questions or more information, please contact Erin Fromm at or 949-824-8816.