Jul
17
Tue
2018
Wantagh, NY: Wantagh MS Support Group @ St. Francis de Chantal Church (back of school bldg, rm 16)
Jul 17 @ 11:00 am

Occurs 3rd Tuesday of the month

Contact the organizer for further information

Bethesda, MD: Facing the Challenge: MS in Your 20s @ Church of the Redeemer
Jul 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Mount Kisco, NY: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Holiday Inn Mount Kisco
Jul 17 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – David Greco, MD
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

New York, NY: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Dinosaur BBQ
Jul 17 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Derek Smith, MD
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Jul
18
Wed
2018
Colonie, NY: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Buca di Beppo
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Francisco Gomez
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

New York, NY: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Weill Cornell Medical Center
Jul 18 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Marijean Buhse
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Jul
19
Thu
2018
Clifton Springs, NY: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Warfield's Restaurant & Bakery
Jul 19 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Richard Kasdan
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Liverpool, NY: Liverpool Support Group @ UCC in Bayberry
Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Meets 3rd Thurday of the month in Fellowship Hall, follow signs to the meeting room.

Contact organizer for further information.

Rochester, NY: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Red Fedeles Brook House Restaurant
Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Richard Kasdan
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Salisbury, MD: The Importance of a Proven Therapy @ The Fountains Wedding and Conference Center
Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Jul
20
Fri
2018
Smithtown, NY: Free Spirits MS Social Group @ The Millennium Diner
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am

Meets every Monday & Friday of every week

Contact the organizer for further information

Jul
21
Sat
2018
Bethesda, MD: Bethesda/Silver Spring Self-Help Group @ Cedar Lane Unitarian Universalist Church, Chalice House
Jul 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Jul
23
Mon
2018
Smithtown, NY: Free Spirits MS Social Group @ The Millennium Diner
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am

Meets every Monday & Friday of every week

Contact the organizer for further information

Cheektowaga, NY: Cheektowaga Care Giver’s Support Group @ NMSS Chapter Office
Jul 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Jul
24
Tue
2018
Bethesda, MD: Facing the Challenge: MS in Your 20s @ Church of the Redeemer
Jul 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Auburn, NY: Auburn/Cayuga Co. Support Group @ Finger Lakes Mall Community Room
Jul 24 @ 7:00 pm

Open to all clients, their families & friends.

Meetings are the 4th Tuesday of each month.

Please contact the organizer for further information.

Jul
26
Thu
2018
Essex, MD: Let’s Talk MS @ River Watch Restaurant & Marina
Jul 26 @ 5:30 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Farmingdale, NY: Navigating MS @ Trento
Jul 26 @ 6:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Greenbelt, MD: THE COMPASS TO CARE: Partnering with and Understanding a Comprehensive MS Healthcare Team @ Hilton Garden Inn
Jul 26 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm

Details
MS Views and News Invites you to attend a free multiple sclerosis educational event in Greenbelt, MD!

“THE COMPASS TO CARE”
Partnering with and Understanding a Comprehensive MS Healthcare Team

(RSVP required to attend – Please see below)
Interactive Q&A to follow after the presentations!

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SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER #1:
Jeffrey Segal, NSCA-CPT, CSCS, CPTS.
Certified Personal Trainer and MS Exercise Specialist

Will Discuss:
– An introduction to physical fitness in MS (multiple sclerosis) at any level
– The benefits to your health when staying active
– Adaptive exercises you can incorporate into your daily life

35 min. presentation + 10 min. Q&A

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SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER #2:
Stephanie Buxhoeveden, MSCN, MSN, FNP-BC.
Nurse Practitioner

Will Discuss:
– Her journey living with MS
– How communication with one’s healthcare team guides the treatment plan that works for you and your care partner
– Incorporating a multidisciplinary team into your plan of care
– Getting YOUR needs met

35 minutes

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SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER #3:
Daniel Kantor, MD, FAAN.
Neurologist

Will Discuss:
– What is a comprehensive healthcare team in relation to MS?
– How to participate in shared decision making with your healthcare team in order to meet all your needs
– Importance of early multiple sclerosis treatment
– A look at MS relapse management and recovery

40 minutes

* INTERACTIVE Q&A TO FOLLOW both neurology presentations! *

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Date: Thursday, July 26th, 2018
5:40pm – Check-in
6:20pm – Program Begins
Complimentary Dinner

Location: Hilton Garden Inn Washington DC/Greenbelt
7810 Walker Drive – Greenbelt, MD 20770

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R.S.V.P. Required.
PLEASE Register (RSVP) Online at: www.events.msvn.org
If you do not have internet access, please call (888) 871-1664 – Ext 102

Program limited to the MS Patient plus a max of (1) guest
No children permitted under the age of 16 unless this is a child that has MS

Organized by: MS Views and News, a 501C3 not-for-profit organization

Program provided with support from: Sanofi Genzyme and Celgene

Exhibit displays provided by: Sanofi Genzyme & Teva

Jul
27
Fri
2018
Smithtown, NY: Free Spirits MS Social Group @ The Millennium Diner
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am

Meets every Monday & Friday of every week

Contact the organizer for further information

Jul
30
Mon
2018
Smithtown, NY: Free Spirits MS Social Group @ The Millennium Diner
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am

Meets every Monday & Friday of every week

Contact the organizer for further information

Jul
31
Tue
2018
Bethesda, MD: Facing the Challenge: MS in Your 20s @ Church of the Redeemer
Jul 31 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Aug
1
Wed
2018
Fairmount, NY: Fairmount/Camillus Area Support Goup @ Fairmont Community Library
Aug 1 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Meets the 1st Wednesday of each month in the Community Room..

Contact the organizer for further details.

Greenlawn, NY: Reaching for That Silver Lining MS Support group @ Harborfields Public Library (small meeting room)
Aug 1 @ 1:00 pm

Meets 1st Wednesday of the month

Contact the organizer for further details

Aug
2
Thu
2018
Bowie, MD: Bowie/Crofton Self-Help Group @ Knights of Columbus Hall
Aug 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm