Speaker Profile

Diane Graham
MSA Coalition

Speaker Bio

Diane leads a monthly support group in Des Moines, Iowa, for anyone who has been touched by multiple system atrophy. Diane’s husband Daniel Miller battled the disease from 2012 until he passed away in February 2018. Diane and her husband were both journalists for more than three decades, she with the Des Moines Register and he with Iowa Public Television. Using her journalism background, she assisted the grassroots MSA community with writing press releases to publicize MSA awareness month and the launch of the first medical textbook on MSA. Their daughter, adopted from China, is a senior at Duke University. . Diane is always eager to share her ideas and to support other MSA families.

Speaker Events

In keeping with our traditional practices, the MSA Coalition is offering support group meetings during our virtual conference. Please select the patient or care partner session for your region.  This session will be co-facilitated by a peer and a health care professional and will not be recorded. It is an informal meeting space to connect with others, sharing concerns, resources, and coping strategies. The facilitators will help to ensure all voices are heard and to offer their perspectives to support your needs. Note that no medical or professional advise is provided as part of these meetings, as you should always seek this advise through your individual medical professionals.   Pacific/mountain (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington, Arizona, Colorado,...

2021-09-24 Live Sessions