iWiMS Meetings

Upcoming Social iWiMS Meetings

ACTRIMS Forum 2023

February 23, 2023 7:45 – 8:45 PM—San Diego, CA.

Join us for the International Women in Multiple Sclerosis (iWiMS) Reception at the ACTRIMS Forum 2023. iWiMS members and non-members of all ages, backgrounds, and experiences are welcome to join for networking opportunities and to discuss the following:

  • Mentorship
  • Online research sub-group talk series
  • Leadership talks
  • Advances with various MS societies with regard to equity and diversity
  • Changes to iWiMS programming and structure based on experiences from 2022

Past Meetings


iWiMS met during a networking reception during the ACTRIMS Forum 2022, held February 24-26, 2022 in West Palm Beach, Florida.


The iWiMS released a video in conjunction with the ACTRIMS Forum 2021. The ACTRIMS Forum 2021 was held virtually.


Friday 28 February 2020 – The iWiMS network met during ACTRIMS Forum 2020 in West Palm Beach, Florida, USA.

Thank you to ACTRIMS for supporting and catering this event


Wednesday 11 September 2019 – The iWiMS network met during ECTRIMS in Stockholm, Sweden.

Thank you to ECTRIMS for supporting this event.

Dr Waubant and iWiMS members at ECTRIMS 2019


Thursday 6 June 2019 – The iWiMS network met during the conference of the International MS Cognition Society (IMSCOGS) in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Thank you to IMSCOGS for supporting this event, and thank you to Dr Dawn Langdon, Dr Sarah Morrow, and Dr Lauren Krupp to host the event.

Dr Lauren Krupp at the IMSCOGS conference (June 6 2019)

AAN 2019

iWiMS Meeting at the AAN conference (May 9 2019)

Thursday 9 May 2019 – The iWiMS network met on during the AAN conference in Philadelphia. Thanks to our generous colleagues at Drexel University for supporting this event.

Women in Neurosciences, Brazil 2019

Women in Neurosciences Brazil meeting held on 23 March 2019.

What an inspiring group of women! Thank you to Dr Yara Fragoso for sharing.


ACTRIMS 2019: 1 March in Dallas, Texas, USA.

Upcoming Global Scientific meetings