Megan Roberts

Head of Health Professionals Programmes
MS Trust

Megan has worked as a MS nurse since 1996 and was a founding member of the UK MS Specialist Nurse Association (UKMSSNA). She was one of the first MS Nurse Consultants and worked in the NHS until 2010 establishing and running a team of 7 MS nurses providing a service across Greater Manchester.

She worked in the medical team of a UK pharmaceutical company with responsibility for MS nurse training and developed a suite of resources to help MS nurses and people with MS manage their relapses more effectively. In 2014, Megan left and set up as an Independent MS Nurse Consultant.

Megan now works for the MS Trust managing the Health Professionals Programme; she runs the Specialist Nurse Programme and is leading on implementation of the Advanced MS Champions Programme. She is also very involved with the work of the MS Trust in training health professionals and leads on delivery of their much sought after Foundation in MS Care residential course.

Megan was awarded the Making a Difference award by the UKMSSNA in 2008 and was given the Most Innovative MS Nurse award during the UKMSSNA 10-year anniversary. She has authored two books and many different articles about the care of people with MS and the role of the MS nurse.