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Provider Webinar Presentations Library

Our webinar presentations consist of slides and audio from our live Healthcare Provider Webinars. For the presentations below, please click on the link and you will be taken to the archived video. For Adobe Connect presentations, you can get a quick overview at Adobe Connect and can test your connection at Adobe Connect Test. For information about upcoming webinars, please visit our VA Healthcare Provider Webinars page.

Disease Modifying Therapy Safety Update (6/2018)
Presenter: Eric Williamson, MD (Director, Philadelphia VAMC MS Regional Program)

Chronic Disease: Can Exercise Effect Change? (3/2018)
Presenter: Jacob Sosnoff, PhD

Resilience: Helping People Adapt to Change (3/2018)
Presenter: Dawn Edhe, PhD

Managing Symptoms of MS: Interdisciplinary Care of Patients with MS (3/2018)
Presenter: Marie Fides Pacheco, MD (Co-Director, Dallas VAMC MS Regional Program)

The Risk of MS: Can It Be Modified? (3/2018)
Presenter: Kassandra Munger, ScD

Lipoic Acid and Other Treatment Approaches for Progressive MS (1/2018)
Presenter: Rebecca Spain, MD, MSPH (Associate Director Clinical Care, MSCoE-West)

MS Morbidity and the Expanded Disability Status Scale (EDSS) (11/2017)
Presenters: Michael Lane, MD (former MS Fellow, VA Portland HCS); Mitchell Wallin, MD, MPH (Director, MSCoE-East)

Wellness and MS (8/2017)
Presenter: Kathleen Costello, RN, MS, NP, MSCN

Ocrelizumab (Ocrevus) (7/2017)
Presenters: Mitchell Wallin, MD, MPH (Director, MSCoE-East); Kathy Tortorice, PharmD, BCPS (National Neurology Program Manager, VA Pharmacy Benefits Management); Jodie Haselkorn, MD, MPH (Director, MSCoE-West)

MS Misdiagnosis, Frequency, Causes, Effects, and Prevention (5/2017)
Presenter: Andrew Solomon, MD (former MS Fellow, VA Portland HCS)

Connections: Nurses Guide to Caring for Veterans with MS (3/2017--1:4)
Nurses Support: Treatments to Manage the Disease and It's Symptoms (3/2017--2:4)
Promoting Self-Efficacy: Nurses Role (3/2017--3:4)
Sustaining MS Veterans Through the Lifespan (3/2017--4:4)
Presenter: Heidi Maloni, PhD, ANP-BC, CNRN, MSCN (National Clinical Nursing Director, MSCoE-East)

Straighten Up and Fly Right! Tools for Spasticity Management (1/2017)
Presenter: Eleana Howard, MD (Physiatrist, VA Puget Sound HCS)

MS Epidemiology and Clinical Update (11/2016)
Presenter: Mitchell Wallin, MD, MPH (Director, MSCoE-East)

Falls in People with MS: Who Falls, What Happens, and What to Do About It (8/2016)
Presenter: Michelle Cameron, MD, PT, MCR (Co-Director and Associate Director Research and Development, MSCoE-West)

Overview of MS (5/2016--1:5) 
The Goals of Injectable and Infusion Therapies for MS (5/2016--2:5)
The Goals of Oral Therapies for MS (5/2016--3:5)
Selecting Appropriate Therapies for MS (5/2016--4:5)
Managing MS Symptoms and Common Vaccinations (5/2016--5:5)
Presenter: Kathy Tortorice, PharmD, BCPS (National Neurology Program Manager, VA Pharmacy Benefits Management)

Disease Modifying Therapies: MS Case Studies (4/2016)
Presenters: Meena Kannan, MD (former MS Fellow, VA Portland HCS); Christopher Bever, MD, MBA (former Director, MSCoE-East)

Primary Progressive MS: Managing and Treating (3/2016)
Presenter: Patricia Coyle, MD

Prevelance and Characteristics of Tremor in People with MS (1/2016)
Presenter: John R. Rinker, II, MD (Director, Birmingham VAMC MS Regional Program)

Cognition and Cognitive Rehabilitation in MS (9/2015)
Presenter: Brett A. Parmenter, PhD, ABPP (Clinical Psychologist, VA Puget Sound HCS)

Motivational Interviewing (8/2015)
Presenter: Bernard Showers, LCSW, BCD (Social Worker, Lebanon VAMC)