Family planning and MS

Scientific meeting and BSGMS General Assembly

Saturday June 3rd, 2023


Face-to-face meeting – Faculty Club in Leuven (9am-4pm)


  • Morning session (9am – 1pm): keynote lectures
    • Welcome & introduction : prof. B.Dubois, dr. D.Dive, dr. B. Willekens
    • prof. Sandra Vukusic, Lyon (France), The French experience on MS treatment during and after pregnancy
    • prof. Kerstin Hellwig, Bochum (Germany), The German experience on pregnancy planning and breastfeeding
    • prof. Vincent Seutin, Liège, Placenta physiology and drug transfer during pregnancy
    • dr. David Palling & Ms Daisy Cam, Sheffield (UK), The Sheffield experience of pregnancy planning in MS
  • General Assembly (*) & Lunch (1:00pm – 2:00pm)
  • Afternoon Workshops (2:00pm – 3:30pm):
    • The viewpoint of the psychologist and the obstetrician
    • The importance of patient information for family planning
    • Introduction to Delphi methodology for development of consensus guidelines
  • Closing remarks (3:30pm – 4:00pm)

(*) General Assembly – 1:00 pm- 1:15 pm:

  1. Approval of the minutes of the General Assembly of 9 August 2022
  2. Approval of the accounts for the year 2022
  3. Discharge of the directors
  4. Approval of the 2023 budget
Registration is mandatory – RSVP before May 26, 2023

Registration free for BSGMS members, neurology residents and MS nurses
Other: Registration fee is € 60,-

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