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The ALS Association provides the latest research news & information relevant to the fight against this disease through press releases, blog posts, research webinars, newsletters and more.

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Keep up-to-date on what’s going on in the world of ALS research and learn more about ALS research.

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ALS Association/NEALS research webinars

Every month, The ALS Association and the Northeast ALS Consortium (NEALS) invites leading ALS experts to discuss their area of expertise in our research webinar series. Register for an upcoming webinar below.

Proactive and Collaborative Consideration of Augmentative Communication Tools and Strategies

Friday, May 18, 2018, 12:00 p.m. EDT

Speaker: John M. Costello, MA, CCC-SLP

This webinar will focus on a variety of communication supports that a person with ALS may consider including early simple speech and writing strategies, creating and learning simple quick access tools, message and voice banking and examples of sophisticated technologies that are currently available to support communication, email, texting, telephone and environmental controls.

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Nutrition in ALS: How to EAT MORE!

Tuesday, June 5, 2018, 2:00 p.m. EDT

Speakers: Jane Hubbard, MS, RD, LDN, Massachusetts General Hospital & Anne-Marie Wills, MD, MPH, Massachusetts General Hospital

Dr. Anne-Marie Wills will present the results of the EAT MORE (E-health Application To Monitor Outcomes Remotely) study and Jane Hubbard will review nutrition recommendations and tips for patients with ALS.

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The ALS Association blog

On our blog, The ALS Association, or one of our guest bloggers, discusses breaking research news in a more casual, easy-to-understand format than you may find in your average scientific journal.

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Research news

The ALS Association provides the latest research news & information relevant to the fight against this disease through press releases, blog posts, research webinars, newsletters and more.

Latest research news & information

Keep up-to-date on what’s going on in the world of ALS research and learn more about ALS research.

[More News Features]

View All Latest News

ALS Association/NEALS research webinars

Every month, The ALS Association and the Northeast ALS Consortium (NEALS) invites leading ALS experts to discuss their area of expertise in our research webinar series. Register for an upcoming webinar below.

Proactive and Collaborative Consideration of Augmentative Communication Tools and Strategies

Friday, May 18, 2018, 12:00 p.m. EDT

Speaker: John M. Costello, MA, CCC-SLP

This webinar will focus on a variety of communication supports that a person with ALS may consider including early simple speech and writing strategies, creating and learning simple quick access tools, message and voice banking and examples of sophisticated technologies that are currently available to support communication, email, texting, telephone and environmental controls.

More Details

Nutrition in ALS: How to EAT MORE!

Tuesday, June 5, 2018, 2:00 p.m. EDT

Speakers: Jane Hubbard, MS, RD, LDN, Massachusetts General Hospital & Anne-Marie Wills, MD, MPH, Massachusetts General Hospital

Dr. Anne-Marie Wills will present the results of the EAT MORE (E-health Application To Monitor Outcomes Remotely) study and Jane Hubbard will review nutrition recommendations and tips for patients with ALS.

More Details

View All Webinars

The ALS Association blog

On our blog, The ALS Association, or one of our guest bloggers, discusses breaking research news in a more casual, easy-to-understand format than you may find in your average scientific journal.

View All Blog Posts