Trial News & Events

NEALS COVID-19 Statement

As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve, we know it is of particular concern for the ALS community, both for clinical care and research trials.

ALS clinical research learning institutes (ALS-CRLI)

Patient engagement in research is increasingly recognized as important across many countries and fields. In 2008, we conducted surveys that suggested a need for improved patient engagement in ALS research. We decided to create an ALS Clinical Research Learning Institute (ALS-CRLI) to facilitate direct interactions between researchers and people with ALS and their caregivers, toward ultimately improving engagement.

Meet the Experts Webinar

The Robert Packard Center and Answer ALS will host a joint Meet the Experts webinar on Thursday, May 30 at 2:00pm.  Featuring Jennifer Roggenbuck, MS, LGC (Ohio State University) and Sami Barmada, MD, PhD (University of Michigan).

NEALS at the AAN

Members are welcome to join us on Tuesday, May 7th from 07:15am - 08:15am for a NEALS Consortium satellite meeting at the 71st American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting!

29th International Symposium on ALS/MND

Over a dozen NEALS members chaired the daily sessions over the three-day event, and 15 members presented platforms during the meeting.  Of the more than 500 posters presented during the event, over 60 were submitted by NEALS members.