Cognitive and Depressive Symptoms in MS

Researchers are studying thinking abilities and depressive symptoms in older individuals with MS. Younger individuals with MS and individuals without MS will be recruited for a control group.

Participants complete an assessment over the phone and surveys online. The study is completely remote and

Aquatic Exercise in MS -Survey Study

The purpose of this study is to understand the experience and impact of aquatic exercise compared to non-aquatic exercise (e.g. jogging, strength training) among people with MS. 



Consolidation & Encoding in MS

The purpose of this research study is to investigate how new information is strengthened in memory in people with MS. Researchers want to understand what happens in the brain after a person learns new information. 

Participants complete paper and pencils tests and tasks while in an MRI scanner. 

Coping with Multiple Sclerosis during the COVID-19 Pandemic

In this episode of Kessler Foundation's podcast, Michaele Clayborne-Crosby and Carla Basante, discuss "Coping with MS during the COVID-19 Pandemic." This podcast is hosted by Erica Weber, PhD, research scientist at the Center for Traumatic Brain Injury. 



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Social Interactions in MS

The purpose of this research study is to understand how individuals with MS learn from the outcomes of their actions during a common social situation. 

Participants will complete tests of attention and memory and play a simple game on the computer with a partner.