MENACTRIMS, IOMSN, and CMSC in collaboration with PTC are offering MS certification exams at the annual MENACTRIMS congress for:

  • Multiple Sclerosis Nurses: Multiple Sclerosis Certified Nurse (MSCN) exam by the Multiple Sclerosis Nurses International Certification Board (MSNICB)
  • Other licensed healthcare professionals including doctors: Multiple Sclerosis Certified Specialist (MSCS) exam by the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (CMSC


Date of exam: Sunday, December 10, 2023
Time to report: 8:30 AM
Venue: Meeting room 1, Conrad Hotel, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Application deadline: November 17, 2023

Please read carefully the MSCN or MSCS handbook (depending on which test you are applying to) to check your eligibility for taking the exam.

Please note this will be a paper and pencil exam.



  • Go to website:
  • Select the appropriate examination from the drop-down menu (MSNICB-MSCN-ENG for nurses and MSCS-MSSC for doctors and other licensed HCPs)
  • Select testing window of Sunday, December 10, 2023 (marked as Abu Dhabi candidates only)
  • Complete your online application and pay the required fees

After successfully completing your application, email MENACTRIMS nursing program coordinator, Ms. Joelle Massouh ( to inform her, so that MENACTRIMS can secure your spot in the testing room.

Please note that for applicants for the nursing certification exam, MENACTRIMS is working on reimbursement plans for the examination fees.