Managing Members

Managing members of the Progressive MS Alliance are commited to provide funds of at least €765,000 over three years, with €200,000 in year one, and professional scientific staff to support the Alliance.

The managing members of the Alliance are:

  • Australia: MS Research Australia
  • Canada: Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada
  • Italy: Associazione Italiana Sclerosi Multipla
  • UK: MS Society
  • USA: National Multiple Sclerosis Society
  • Global: Multiple Sclerosis International Federation


Current Progressive MS Alliance members are:

Trust and Foundation Members

  • The Alan Buegeleisen Fund
  • The Al Otaiba Family
  • Anonymous Donor
  • The Avidan Family Charitable Trust
  • Cathy and Bill Onufrychuk
  • Chesney Miles Charitable Fund
  • Dean Smith on behalf of FUMS (Fighting and Understanding MS)
  • Dick and Robin Kelly Foundation
  • Foundation for a Better World
  • In memory of Georg Bruun on behalf of the Bruun Family and CP ApS
  • Jim Tidwell Memorial MS Research Fund
  • M&H Schwartz Family Foundation
  • Margaret and Frank Hofland
  • MS Hope for a Cure (USA)
  • Rabbits Unlimited Wisconsin
  • Yellow Rose Gala Foundation

Industry Forum Members

  • Biogen
  • EMD Serono
  • Genentech, a Member of the Roche Group
  • MedDay Pharmaceuticals
  • Novartis AG
  • Sanofi Genzyme

Between them, these organisations have many years’ experience of MS research and have funded significant developments in research, disease-modifying therapies and symptom treatments.

The Alliance invites all to join our membership and change the world for people with progressive MS.

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