Aug
19
Sun
2018
Cedar Rapids, IA: Cedar Rapids MS Group @ Mercy Hospital
Aug 19 @ 3:00 pm

Connect with others who understand MS. Enjoy lively discussions, learn valuable information and ways to cope with challenges, have fun and be inspired. Find a group in your community that’s right for you.

Aug
20
Mon
2018
Atasceadero, CA: MS North Country Support Group @ Atasceadero Library
Aug 20 @ 2:00 pm
Aug
21
Tue
2018
Los Angeles, CA: Navigating MS @ Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza
Aug 21 @ 11:45 am

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Santa Monica, CA: Healthy Living @ Wilshire Restaurant
Aug 21 @ 12:00 pm

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Mebane, NC: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Mebane Steakhouse
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Harry Lay
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Clinton, IA: Clinton MS Group @ Mercy Medical Center North Campus
Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm

Connect with others who understand MS. Enjoy lively discussions, learn valuable information and ways to cope with challenges, have fun and be inspired. Find a group in your community that’s right for you.

Costa Mesa, CA: Lets Talk MS, Featuring Above MS @ Maggiano's Little Italy
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm

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Council Bluffs, IA: Council Bluffs MS Group @ Emanuel Lutheran Church
Aug 21 @ 8:00 pm

Connect with others who understand MS. Enjoy lively discussions, learn valuable information and ways to cope with challenges, have fun and be inspired. Find a group in your community that’s right for you.

Fresno, CA: Navigating MS @ Campagnia Restaurant
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm

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Sonoma, CA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Swiss Hotel
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – John Mendius
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Aug
22
Wed
2018
Corona, CA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Claim Jumper
Aug 22 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Jack Florin
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Danville, CA: Healthy Living @ Forbes Mill Steakhouse
Aug 22 @ 12:00 pm

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Pleasanton, CA: Learn together, move forward together @ Marriott Pleasanton
Aug 22 @ 12:30 pm

Speaker – Kulveen Sachdeva, MD

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Aptos, CA: CCQLP’s MS Support Group (Santa Cruz) @ Community Foundation Santa Cruz County
Aug 22 @ 2:00 pm

Meets 4th Wednesday of every month at 2:00 pm

Meets in the couch room

Kernersville, NC: Newly Diagnosed and Minimally Affected Self-Help Group @ Main Street United Methodist Church
Aug 22 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Costa Mesa, CA: Have Fewer Maybes @ Maggiano's Little Italy
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Daniel Bandari, MD

Patient Educational Dinner – Discover why OCREVUS may be the right choice for treating relapsing MS

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Costa Mesa, CA: Have Fewer Maybes @ Maggiano's Little Italy
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm

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Speaker – Daniel Bandari, MD

 

Pasadena, CA: Learn together, move forward together @ Raffi's
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Richard Shubin, MD

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Aug
23
Thu
2018
Hendersonville, NC: Learn together, move forward together @ Binion's Roadhouse
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Mary Hughes, MD

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Raleigh, NC: Healthy Living @ Winston's Grille
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm

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Winston-Salem, NC: Taking the Mystery Out of MS @ Camel City BBQ Factory
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm

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Charlotte, NC: THE COMPASS TO CARE: Partnering with and Understanding a Comprehensive MS Healthcare Team @ Hilton Garden Inn - Charlotte Airport
Aug 23 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm

MS Views and News Invites you to attend an MS educational event in Charlotte, NC!

“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 in South Florida

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

30 mins + Q&A

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Special Guest Speaker #2:
Marie Moore, NP
Nurse Practitioner

Will Discuss:
– Recognizing and managing MS relapse in your life
– Symptom management in MS
– Not all MS is equal / Living with symptoms of MS

35 minutes

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Special Guest Speaker #3:
Mary D. Hughes, MD.
Neurologist

Will Discuss:
– What is MS? What are different types of MS?
– What is a comprehensive healthcare team in relation to MS?
– How to participate in shared decision making with your healthcare team

40 minutes

* INTERACTIVE Q&A TO FOLLOW presentations from Marie Moore, NP and Dr. Mary Hughes *

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Date: Thursday, August 23rd, 2018
5:41pm – Registration
6:22pm – Program Begins
Complimentary Dinner

Location: Hilton Garden Inn – Charlotte Airport
2400 Cascade Pointe Blvd. – Charlotte, NC 28208

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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

With program support from: Sanofi Genzyme and Celgene

Exhibitors: Sanofi Genzyme, Teva, and MS Views and News

Fresno, CA: Learn together, move forward together
Aug 23 @ 5:00 pm

Speaker – David Filippi, MD

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Bakersfield, CA: Healthy Living @ The Mark Restaurant
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

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Mountain View, CA: MS and Your Immune System – An Overview @ Ristorante Don Giovanni
Aug 23 @ 6:30 pm

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