Patient Contributor

Birgit Bauer

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Patient Stories

Birgit Bauer is one of the most influential bloggers about multiple sclerosis and healthcare in Germany.


Living With Condition
14 Years
1 Article
Amberg, Germany

About Birgit 

Birgit started writing about MS in 2007. She supports the European Multiple Sclerosis Platform (EMSP) as an "Advisor on Patient Issues." She's also a co-lead of the Digital Media & Health Topic Group at the European Medicines Agency. 

Birgit is involved in a wealth of MS and Healthcare advisory boards, committees, and focus groups.                              

History with the condition            

When Birgit was first diagnosed with MS, her whole life changed. She didn't know what was going on – only that a massive shift had happened in her life. But she has come a long way since.

She works with her business partner in her own company. She founded the Manufaktur für Antworten UG in 2005, shortly after her diagnosis. 

Birgit works as Social Media and Communication Expert, Journalist, and Speaker. She has over 12 years of experience and specializes in health topics. 

Published Articles

6 Tips to Manage the Winter Blues
3 mins
Birgit Bauer

6 Tips to Manage the Winter Blues