ParadigMS is an independent and non-profit international group of Multiple Sclerosis experts dedicated to improving Multiple Sclerosis patient care by translating state-of-the- art science into practical education at local level.
All activities of ParadigMS incorporate its values.
Independent in the research it conducts, in the scientific programs it elaborates, in the opinion that i s expresses.
The organisation’s deliverables and objectives are not for profit and all funds are dedicated to the realisation of the organisation’s mission, deliverables and objectives.
The organisation’s origin is European, and ParadigMS collaborates with organisation’s and MS experts all over the world that can contribute to the realisation of its mission, deliverables and objectives.
Board Members should be active Multiple Sclerosis researchers.
ParadigMS contributes to an increased knowledge of Multiple Sclerosis Patient’s care by generalist neurologists and other care-givers (nurses, general practitioners,…) by translating state-of-the-art science into practical education to the local level in individual countries.
To realise its vision and mission the Members of ParadigMS deploy different type of activities. All activities incorporate the ParadigMS key values.
ParadigMS is governed by a Board of Directors whom have delegated the day-to-day management to an Executive Committee, supported by a General Manager and a Secretariat.
Minimum two MS experts collaborate to produce an educational slide deck. These slide decks are presented (live) to ParadigMS members, peer reviewed and updated.
The slide decks are published on the ParadigMS website “on behalf of ParadigMS”.
Based on the slide decks, publications are produced. These publications are peer reviewed and published as consensus publications.
Regional (fe: Scandinavian countries, Benelux, …) or national events where state-of-the-art science is transferred to general neurologists and other care givers (nurses, etc) that are confronted with MS in their day to day practice.
Webinars can complement the educational events.
The educational slide decks, events and webinars can be important building blocks of accredited educational programs.