Jul
24
Tue
2018
Ojai, CA: Ojai Valley Wall-Walkers Lunch Meeting @ Eggs N Potatoes
Jul 24 @ 3:00 pm
Bethesda, MD: Facing the Challenge: MS in Your 20s @ Church of the Redeemer
Jul 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Merced, CA: Navigating MS @ Five Ten Bistro
Jul 24 @ 5:30 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Orange, CA: Let’s Talk MS @ El Torito
Jul 24 @ 6:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Jul
25
Wed
2018
Severna Park, MD: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Cafe Mezzanotte
Jul 25 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Sangjin Oh
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Upland, CA: Upland MS Support Group @ Calvary Chapel Upland
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am

Monthly multiple sclerosis support group. Held the last Wednesday of each month from 10 a.m. to 12:00 Noon

Gambrills, MD: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Blue Dolphin Seafood Bar & Grill
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm

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

Palo Alto, CA: Navigating MS @ Il Fornaio
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Jul
26
Thu
2018
Costa Mesa, CA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Seasons 52
Jul 26 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Jack Florin
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Essex, MD: Let’s Talk MS @ River Watch Restaurant & Marina
Jul 26 @ 5:30 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
Ventura, CA: Ventura Self-Help Group @ Carrow's
Jul 27 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
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
2
Thu
2018
Apple Valley, CA: Apple Valley/Victorville Support Group @ St. Mary's Senior Advocate
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bowie, MD: Bowie/Crofton Self-Help Group @ Knights of Columbus Hall
Aug 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Aug
3
Fri
2018
LaVale, MD: MS Support Group (NMSS) @ LaVale Library
Aug 3 @ 4:00 pm

Meets on the 1st Friday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Lake Arrowhead, CA: Lake Arrowhead Self-Help Group @ Mountains Community - Hospital Medical Office Bldg, 2nd Floor
Aug 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Aug
4
Sat
2018
Riverside, CA: Riverside Self-Help Group @ Riverside Medical Clinic, Lower Level
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Aug
7
Tue
2018
Bethesda, MD: Facing the Challenge: MS in Your 20s @ Church of the Redeemer
Aug 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Aug
8
Wed
2018
Pikesville, MD: MS Support Group (NMSS) @ Owings Mills
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am

Meets the 2nd Wednesday of each monyh.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Bakersfield, CA: Bakersfield Lunch Self-Help Group @ Lorene's Coffee Shop
Aug 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Aug
9
Thu
2018
Tehachapi, CA: Tehachapi Self-Help Group @ Tehachapi Moose Lodge
Aug 9 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Truckee, CA: Truckee Self-Help Group @ Tahoe Forest Hospital Cafeteria
Aug 9 @ 8:30 pm
Santa Clarita, CA: Santa Clarita Self-Help Group @ Saint Kateri Catholic Church
Aug 9 @ 9:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Aug
11
Sat
2018
Fort Washington, MD: Prince George’s County Self-Help Group @ Woodside Village
Aug 11 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm