Aug
15
Wed
2018
Thousand Oaks, CA: MS Support Group @ Goebel Senior Center
Aug 15 @ 1:00 pm

Meets the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 1:00 pm

Henderson, NV: Sin City Charms @ Barbara Greenspun Women's Centers of Excellence
Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Rancho Cordova, CA: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Cattlemens Steakhouse
Aug 15 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Melissa Pulver-Bloch

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

San Marcos, CA: Lets Talk MS, Featuring Above MS @ Old Spaghetti Factory
Aug 15 @ 6:00 pm

Pre registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Burbank, CA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ The Castaway
Aug 15 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Yafa Minizad
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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Las Vegas, NV: Las Vegas Westside Stories @ HealthSouth
Aug 15 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Aug
16
Thu
2018
Costa Mesa, CA: Learn together, move forward together @ Golden Dragon Chinese Restaurant
Aug 16 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Dan Bandari, MD

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Marina del Rey, CA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Tony P's.
Aug 16 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Benjamin Frishberg
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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Tehachapi, CA: Tehachapi Wheels in Motion @ Kelcy’s Restaurant
Aug 16 @ 1:00 pm
Durham, NC: Evening Self-Help Group @ John F. Kennedy Towers, conference room
Aug 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 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.

Charlotte, NC: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Ruth's Chris Steak House
Aug 16 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Jill Conway
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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Jacksonville, NC: Onslow County Self-Help Group @ Onslow Memorial Hospital Education Building
Aug 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 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.

Oakland, CA: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Scotts Restaurant
Aug 16 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Scott Zamvil

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Woodland Hills, CA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Maggiano's Little Italy
Aug 16 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Benjamin Frishberg
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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Aug
17
Fri
2018
Marina, CA: CCQLP’s MS Support Group @ Marina Library
Aug 17 @ 11:00 am
Aug
18
Sat
2018
Hanover, NH: What Could Another Therapy Do For You? @ The Hanover Inn
Aug 18 @ 9:45 am

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Aug
20
Mon
2018
Atasceadero, CA: MS North Country Support Group @ Atasceadero Library
Aug 20 @ 2:00 pm
Aug
22
Wed
2018
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

Pre-registration is required

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Aug
23
Thu
2018
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

Aug
27
Mon
2018
Morehead City, NC: Carteret County Self-Help Group @ Golden Corral
Aug 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 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.

Aug
28
Tue
2018
Chapel Hill, NC: Orange County Self-Help Group @ Seymour Senior Center, Room 204
Aug 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 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.

Aug
29
Wed
2018
Upland, CA: Upland MS Support Group @ Calvary Chapel Upland
Aug 29 @ 10:00 am

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

Sep
1
Sat
2018
Peterborough NH: MS Self Help Group @ Monadnock Community Hospital > Bond Wellness Center
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

A support group for all people living with MS, including their families, friends and care givers. Location: Conference room just inside the BWC main entrance. Registration is not required. Handicapped accessible. You are not alone – we understand! This recurring event meets monthly, year round, on the 1st Saturday of every month.