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
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

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

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

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
31
Tue
2018
Beckley, WV: Learn together, move forward together @ Pasquale's
Jul 31 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – B.K. Vaught, MD
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Bethesda, MD: Facing the Challenge: MS in Your 20s @ Church of the Redeemer
Jul 31 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Silver Spring, MD: Importance of Adherence and Long Term Management @ Eggspectation
Jul 31 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Sarah Jamieson, PA-C
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER OT REGISTER

Aug
1
Wed
2018
North Bethesda, MD: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Seasons 52
Aug 1 @ 6:00 pm

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

Aug
2
Thu
2018
Fairmont, WV: Marion County Self Help Group @ Life United Methodist Church
Aug 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

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.

Aug
4
Sat
2018
Aberdeen, SD: SAMS (Striving Against MS) Support Group @ First United Methodist Church
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am

Contact the organizer for further details

Dakota Dunes, SD: Sioux City/Dakota Dunes, MS Group @ CNOS
Aug 4 @ 1:30 pm
Aug
7
Tue
2018
Huntington, WV: MS Support Group @ Edwards Comprehensive Cancer Center
Aug 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Self help group for individuals with MS.

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.

Aug
11
Sat
2018
Spearfish, SD: Spearfish MS Group @ pearfish Recreation Center
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am
Fort Washington, MD: Prince George’s County Self-Help Group @ Woodside Village
Aug 11 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Aug
12
Sun
2018
Rockville, MD: Working with MS Self-Help Group @ Rockville Nursing Home, Conference room
Aug 12 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Aug
16
Thu
2018
Wheeling, WV: Fight MS Group @ Fellowship Hall, Wheeling Church of Christ
Aug 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

Aug
18
Sat
2018
Bethesda, MD: Bethesda/Silver Spring Self-Help Group @ Cedar Lane Unitarian Universalist Church, Chalice House
Aug 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sep
1
Sat
2018
Aberdeen, SD: SAMS (Striving Against MS) Support Group @ First United Methodist Church
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am

Contact the organizer for further details

Dakota Dunes, SD: Sioux City/Dakota Dunes, MS Group @ CNOS
Sep 1 @ 1:30 pm
Sep
3
Mon
2018
Brookings, SD: Brookings MS Group @ Brookings Hospital
Sep 3 @ 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.