Aug
21
Tue
2018
Atlanta, GA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Copeland's
Aug 21 @ 12:30 pm

Speaker – Mitzi Williams
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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Thomasville, GA: Thomasville MS Support Group @ The Plaza Restaurant
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm

We are here to listen, encourage, support each other& learnas we share experiences& information.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Aug
22
Wed
2018
Dunwoody, GA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Seasons 52
Aug 22 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Robert Gilbert
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Cincinnati, OH: Multiple Sclerosis Relapse Symptoms: Understanding Your Treatment Choices @ Maggiano’s
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

This program will provide insights into multiple sclerosis and its symptoms, and discuss how to recognize them. Participants will also learn how to identify a relapse and discover some relapse treatment options that are available.

Brecksville, OH: Healthy Living @ Creekside Restaurant
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm

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Aug
23
Thu
2018
Uniontown, OH: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ 35 Brix
Aug 23 @ 11:30 am

Speaker – Timothy Carrabine, MD

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Canton, OH: Navigating MS @ La Pizzaria
Aug 23 @ 5:30 pm

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Atlanta, GA: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Maggiano's Little Italy
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Guy Buckle, MD, PhD

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Dalton, GA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Hilton Garden Inn
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Andrei Serbanescu
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Aug
24
Fri
2018
Columbus, OH,: Have Fewer Maybes @ Eddie George's Grille 27
Aug 24 @ 12:00 pm

Pre-registration is required

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Speaker: Geoffrey Eubank, MD

 

Aug
25
Sat
2018
Columbus, OH: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ McCormick & Schmick's
Aug 25 @ 9:30 am

Speaker – Aaron Boster

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Aug
27
Mon
2018
Grandview Heights, OH: The Importance of a Proven Therapy @ The Grand Event Center at Grandview Yard
Aug 27 @ 6:15 pm

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Aug
28
Tue
2018
Dalton, GA: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Tijuana Mexican Restaurant
Aug 28 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Christopher Russell, MD

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Aug
29
Wed
2018
Toledo, OH: Let’s CHAT About Healthy Living @ LaScola Italian Grill
Aug 29 @ 6:00 pm

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Aug
30
Thu
2018
Sandusky, OH: Navigating MS @ Danny Boy's
Aug 30 @ 5:30 pm

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East Point, GA: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ This Is It
Aug 30 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Colby Doepel, NP

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ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Sep
1
Sat
2018
Cumming, GA: MS Support Group @ Northside Hospital Forsyth - Building 1400 Board Room
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Contact organizer for additional information
Associated with MSF

Sep
3
Mon
2018
Warner Robins, GA: Pediatric Support Group @ Houston Medical Center (lower level)
Sep 3 @ 6:30 pm

Meets on 1st Monday of each month.

Focus is on Pediatric MS.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Sep
6
Thu
2018
Augusta, GA: BALANCE- Living Well with Multiple Sclerosis @ Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center
Sep 6 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm

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

“BALANCE”
An Educational Experience Addressing the Many Aspects of Living Well with MS

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Special Guest Speaker #1:
Mitzi Williams, MD
Neurologist at Multiple Sclerosis Center of Atlanta

Will Discuss:
– An overview of multiple sclerosis (MS); increasing understanding for you and your care partner
– Understanding the impacts of early treatment upon diagnosis
– Symptom management- managing and addressing common MS symptoms to improve your daily life
– Extending your healthcare team to meet all your needs; developing a team that works for your individualized needs

52 minutes

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Special Guest Speaker #2:
Rebecca Rahn, PA-C, MSCS
MS Certified Physician Assistant and Assistant Director at MS Center of Augusta

Will Discuss:
– The emotional impacts of living with MS on the individual and the family unit
– Managing daily life challenges and demands emotionally
– A discussion on change and what it means to you

38 minutes

* Combined Q&A with Rebecca Rahn and Mitzi Williams, MD – following both talks

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Special Guest Speaker #3:
Jeffrey Segal, NSCA-CPT, CSCS, CPTS
Certified Personal Trainer and MS Exercise Specialist

Will Discuss:
– Staying active and living well
– Exercise and movement at any level to improve strength and flexibility
– An inspiring talk focusing on living well with MS and what you can do today

35 mins + Q&A

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Date: Thursday, September 6th, 2018
5:40pm – Check-in
6:15pm – Program Begins
Complimentary Dinner

Location: Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center
2 Tenth Street
Augusta, GA 30901
* PARKING to be paid by MS Views and News *
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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

Program Supported with an educational grant from: Celgene and Sanofi Genzyme

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

Sep
10
Mon
2018
Snellville, GA: MS Support Group – East Atlanta @ Hope and Life Church
Sep 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm

The Stay Low Campaign: MS Support Group is a self-help group that creates an opportunity for MS Fighters, their families and friends to support and share and their perspective on Multiple Sclerosis. The members of this group will gain new friendships and great emotional support as we learn from each other’s triumphs and obstacles. This group is free of charge and is proudly affiliated with the Multiple Sclerosis Focus Foundation.

Meetings are held every 2nd Monday from 7:00 – 8:15 pm and the first 15 minutes will be for light snacks and mingling.

Sep
11
Tue
2018
Warner Robins, GA: MS Support Group @ Houston Medical Center
Sep 11 @ 6:30 pm

Group meets the second Tuesday of each month.

Sep
13
Thu
2018
Chagrin Falls, OH: Chagrin Valley MS Support Group (affiliated w Natl MS Society) @ Chagrin Falls Public Library
Sep 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Peer support discussion group for anyone with multiple sclerosis as well as friends and family of loved ones who have multiple sclerosis.

Sep
18
Tue
2018
Thomasville, GA: Thomasville MS Support Group @ The Plaza Restaurant
Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm

We are here to listen, encourage, support each other& learnas we share experiences& information.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Oct
1
Mon
2018
Warner Robins, GA: Pediatric Support Group @ Houston Medical Center (lower level)
Oct 1 @ 6:30 pm

Meets on 1st Monday of each month.

Focus is on Pediatric MS.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Oct
6
Sat
2018
Cumming, GA: MS Support Group @ Northside Hospital Forsyth - Building 1400 Board Room
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Contact organizer for additional information
Associated with MSF