Trial News & Events

NEALS Executive Committee Election Results

  The Northeast ALS Consortium is pleased to announce the results of the election for the Co-Chair, Investigator, and Evaluator positions on the NEALS Executive Committee.

Annual Meeting Highlights Clinical Trials Progress

The 12th Annual Meeting of NEALS was the largest and most information-packed meeting yet. Over 300 clinicians, nurses, therapists, and researchers came together to take stock of the many efforts being coordinated by NEALS, and to accelerate the pace of clinical research in ALS. 

Temple researchers receive grants to develop ALS therapy, EEG software


The University City Science Center in Philadelphia has awarded Temple two proof-of-concept grants: one for the development of a novel therapy for the treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and another for the creation of a software program that will hone physicians’ ability to read and diagnose electroencephalography, or EEGs.

First Regional CRLI Held in Philadelphia, PA


NEALS Executive Committee Member Terry Heiman-Patterson, MD (Drexel University and the ALS Hope Foundation) leads this effort with the goal of providing advocacy training to PALS in and around the surrounding areas. 

Call for Abstracts - 2013 Annual NEALS Meeting

On behalf of the Executive and Abstract Committees for the 12th Annual NEALS Meeting, we would like to extend an invitation for members to submit an abstract for consideration for presentation at the Annual Meeting.